PARTICIPANT / Oindrilla Maity

  • Name Oindrilla Maity
  • Country India
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Oindrilla Maity Surai
8C Sen Lane, 2nd Floor, Kolkata 700 005, West Bengal, India
Contactdetails +91 90388 17842/+91 98363 34889
Independent Curator, Practicing Artist, Research Fellow
EducationalQualificationShort Course
Research Fellow at Dept of Cultural Studies, Rabindra Bhavana, Visva BharatiUniversity, Santiniketan, West BengalGwangju Biennale Foundation International
Curators’Course,2012,Gwangju,South Korea
 UGC NET, June 2011 with Junior Research FellowshipMasters of Visual Arts, History of Art (Major), 2006Rabindra Bharati University, KolkataResults: stood First Class First in Dept. (Awarded Gold Medal)Bachelors of Visual Arts, History of Art (Major), 2004Rabindra Bharati University, KolkataResults: stood First Class First in Dept.Bachelors of Arts ( Honors in English), 1999, University of CalcuttaAppeared in Part I ExaminationISC Examinations, 1997, Delhi Board, Auxillium Convent School, Dum DumResults: stood ThirdICSE Examinations, 1995, Delhi Board, Julien Day School, GanganagarA Brief History of Modern Art, 2010, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New DelhiA month long lecture series by Prof Thierry de DuveProfessor of Art History and Aesthetics, University of Lille III, France
Research Assistant to Prof Anil AcharyaTagore National Scholar for Cultural Research2012-
 Project: History of Little Magazine from 1920- 1970Visiting Professor, Dept of Art History, Govt College of Art and Crafts, 2011-
 Kolkata, IndiaGuest Lecturer, Dept of Art History, Rabindra Bharati University,Kolkata, India ( 2008
11)Assistant Editor,
 ART news and views
, Kolkata, India (2010-
 Contributing Editor, Art Fair, New Delhi and Orissa, India, 2010
Assistant Editor, Art East, Pratikshan, Kolkata, 2008Visiting Lecturer, Department of Art History
College of Art
Burdwan, India
Associate Teacher, Department of Art HistoryBirla Academy of Art and Culture, Kolkata, India (from 2007 to 2008)
Art Scribes’ Award 2011, Shrine Empire Gallery, New Delhi
 Junior Research Fellowship June 2011, UGCBalendranath Tagore Memorial Scholarship for Art and Culture, 2003, StateAkademi of Dance, Drama, Music and Visual Arts, Calcutta
Art Scribes’
 Award Fellowship Programme, September 2011Gwangju Museum of Art, Gwangju, South KoreaCuratorial Fellowship Programme,2010Khoj International Artists Association, New DelhiExploring Initiatives
a community based art project, 2006Khoj Kolkata,India
Take on writingArt critical writing workshop with Bhavna Kakar,Rattanamol Singh Jhowar,Hemant Sareen and Sadanand MenonTake on art, Sunaparanta Art Centre, Goa, 2014Editorial Writing in an Age of Mass Media,2010A workshop with Keith Wallace (Editor,
)FICA, Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi, IndiaFiguring the Curator,2010School of Art and Aesthetics, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, IndiaFuture of Celluloid, 2008Workshop on community film making with Matt Hanson (Film Maker, GreatBritain)Dept of Film Studies, Jadavpur University, Kolkata celluloid-workshop/ Writing Art, workshop on writing on art, 2007Conducted by Annapurna Gariemella, Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi, India
Curatorial Ventures Whose History? Which Stories?, December 7-28, 2012
Shrine Empire, New Delhi (venue: The Stainless), India
Tracing a Human Trail: metaphors of the frontiers ,
January 2011Khoj International Artists
 Association, New Delhi, India

Anxieties of the Periphery

, April 2010, Gallery OED, Kochi, India

The Way We Are,

March 2010


Mon Art Gallerie, Kolkata, India

 Beyond Objecthood

 (conceptualized show),June 2011Gandhara Art Gallery, Kolkata, India

Facets of a People,

June 2009


Gallery OED, Kochi, India

 Visible Invisibilities

, May 2008,Gallery OED, Kochin, India

Initiating Responses:

A collaborative workshop with children with analternate approach to art, October 2007, Khoj Kolkata, Kolkata, India


What is an autobiography?

Dept of Cultural Studies, March 2014Rabindra Bhavana, Visva Bharati University, Santiniketan,West Bengal, India

Through the eyes of the Curator/ Relooking into production of space andcultural geography 

, Gwangju Biennale Foundation, Gwangju, South KoreaOf the Biennale and other things, November 2012Artro, South Korea

Future Moorings of Indian Contemporary Art 

, September 2011Chonnam National University, Gwangju, South Korea

Shaping of the New Indian Curator 

, September 2011Gwangju Museum of Art, Gwangju, South Korea

Curatorial Walkthrough

, Young Curators’Hub, Experimenter Kolkata,2011


Ideas and Outcomes: reflections on curatorial practices

, 2010FICA, New Delhi, India


, Emami Chisel Arts, Kolkata, 2009


Through the Eyes of the Curator, March 2011Art Chennai, Chennai, IndiaDecentralization and Homecoming: Symposium, 2009Emami Chisel Art, Kolkata, IndiaGen Next, 2008, Emami Chisel Art, Kolkata, India, 2008


Contributed regularly in art journals, periodicals, newspapers published fromboth the country and abroad

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