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Raka Panda

Born 1990 | West Bengal

Contact

rakapandadnt@gmail.com
+91 97357 30990

Own World, 2017 Oil on canvas Variable sizes approx. 5 x 30 feet

Own World, 2017
Oil on canvas
Variable sizes approx. 5 x 30 feet

Stronger, Taller, Faster, 2017 Pen, ink and Nepali paper on canvas 40 x 20 inches

Stronger, Taller, Faster, 2017
Pen, ink and Nepali paper on canvas
40 x 20 inches

Around the Sky 2, 2018 Ink and Nepali paper on canvas 24 x 24 inches  

Around the Sky 2, 2018
Ink and Nepali paper on canvas
24 x 24 inches
 

Intangible City, 2018 Oil on canvas 36 x 72 inches

Intangible City, 2018
Oil on canvas
36 x 72 inches

Morsel From Their Life Ink and Nepali paper on canvas 16 x 49 inches

Morsel From Their Life
Ink and Nepali paper on canvas
16 x 49 inches

Around the Sky Oil on canvas 20 x 24 inches

Around the Sky
Oil on canvas
20 x 24 inches

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Education

2016 MFA, Painting, Kala Bhavana, Visva Bharati, Santiniketan
2014 BFA, Painting, Kala Bhavana, Visva Bharati, Santiniketan

Exhibitions | Participations

Selected for Asian Biennale Bangladesh 2018
Selected for last image show’18 in Tanzania
Art for peace collection India-Israel collaborative show in Hutheesing Art Gallery in Ahmedabad
Participated for100 Annual Art Exhibition of The Art Society of India at Jahangir Art Gallery in Mumbai 2018
Participated in ART35 Nine Fish Art Gallery in Mumbai 2018
Participated in AIFACS annualShow 2017-2018
Participated in India art fair2017 in Delhi. 
Internationalwomen Artists’ exhibition at Kalavithika in Gwalior.2017
Unfold Voyage group exhibition of young artist at Kanoria art gallery  in Ahmedabad.2017
Art 17 Annual show at Kanoria art gallery  in Ahmedabad.2017
“ Purvaa” (purvesh patel memorial show) a group exhibition of contemporary Artist at  L & P Hutheesing visual art center , Ahmedabad  2016, 2017
Group exhibition at Ssavd in Santiniketan 2016.
Annual show of final year students of kala Bhavana at ICCR, Kolkata 2016.
Translations International art Exhibition at ICCR in Kolkata, 2016 Organized & curated by Emergent Art Space, US and Samindranath Majumdar. 
80thAnnual All India Fine Arts Exhibition at Academy of Fine Arts in Kolkata.-2016
All India women Artists’ Contemporary art exhibition 2015 in Chandigarh.
Group exhibition at Ssavd in Santiniketan 2015.
Group exhibition at Bothi Tree Monastery of art in Kolkata 2015.
Group exhibition at ICCR, in Kolkata.2014.
All India women Artists’ Contemporary art exhibition 2014 in Chandigarh.
Annual show of final year students of kala Bhavana at Rabindranath Tagore Centre, ICCR, Kolkata 2014.
27th All India art contest & exhibition-2013 in Nagpur.
Bashudha art gallery at Bhubanashar in Orisha (National level Art & Flim festival).
Annual exhibition at Nandan gallery in Santiniketan.
All India women Artists’ Contemporary art exhibition 2013 in Chandigarh
Annual exhibition of Kala Bhavan 2012 at Academy of fine arts in Kolkata.

Camps

New Grammar a collaborative  Residency at Artichol in M.P, India.2017
Tura art camp in Meghalaya,2016 Organizedby lalit kala academi ,Kolkata regional center.
Translations International art workshop at ICCR in Kolkata, 2016 Organized by Emergent Art Space, US. 
Gati art trash workshop with bangaladesh artist at sabujban in 2015. 
Thanka Painting Workshop at Santiniketan in 2014.
Participated in winner of  Bengal art talent Hunt 2014 during an art camp at Jodhpur in Rajasthan.(by Bothi Tree Monastery of art, Kolkata). 6th National level fine arts college students’ workshop-2013 in Mysore (Chamarajendra Govt. College of visual arts,).
Painting workshop at Ssavd in Santiniketan by SBI 2013.
Kala Bhavana Presence of Past Workshop with Manjari Chakravarti in 2010-2011.     

Awards

3rd in All India women artists’ Contemporary art exhibition 2013 in Chandigarh.
West Bengal State Award for Prafulla Dahanukar Art Foundation 2018
Merit scholarship kala bhavana 2011,2012,2013,2014,2015

Grant - The Elizabeth Green shields Foundation2015,

Residency - Kanoria Centre for Arts painting studio residency with fellowship 2016 July-2018 April