• Name Subba Ghosh
  • Country India
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Subba Ghosh was born in New Delhi India and continues to practice in the city. He has studied at the College of Art, New delhi where he has done his BFA and MFA from. From 1984 to 1987 he studied painting, drawing and anatomy at the Surikov academy of fine arts in Moscow, Russia.  He finished his MA in fine Arts from the Slade Scholl of Art, UCL, London UK with distinction in painting and Art theory in 1996. He was the recipient of the National Award from the Lalit Kala akademi in 1994 and also received the commonwealth scholarship to study in UK in the same year. Subba is the recipient of the Senior Fellowship from the Government of India.  Subba’s work has been shown in various national and international exhibitions in various countries and is in various public and private collections like the NGMA. Subba has had 4 solo shows.


994-96 MA in  Fine Art, Slade School of Art & Slade School of Theoretical studies, University College of London, London, United Kingdom  (with Distinction)

1992 University Grants Commission of India certificate for lectureship in Fine Arts (Painting)

1988-90 Master in Fine Arts (Painting), College of Art, New Delhi, India (with Distinction)

1984-87 Study in the Faculty of Fine Arts, Surikov Institute of Fine Art, Moscow, Russia

1981-84 Bachelor of Fine Arts(Painting), College of Art, New Delhi, India


2002 Training in puppet fabrication, under Alain Duverne, Image et Mouvement, Paris, France

2002 Training in Web Designing, Khoj & Aptech, New Delhi

2001 Course in 3D Animation from AUTODESK, India, New Delhi

2019 ‘Brief Parables of Dystopia’, Group exhibition by Gallery ONKAF at The Metropolitan Organisation of Museums of Visual Arts of Thessaloniki, MOMus, Thessaloniki, Greece

2016 Land, Curated by Amit Mukhopadhyaya, Art Konsult Gallery, New Delhi, India

2016 Creating Impressions, Art & Aesthetics Gallery/ Visual Arts Gallery India Habitat Centre, New Delhi, India

2016 Land Origin:Thereafter, curated by Amit Mukhopadhyaya,  Art Konsult, India

2015 Trajectories: Exhibition of Prints, curated by Paula Sengupta, Sharjah Art Museum, Dubai, UAE

2015 Lament –Dangerous Voices, curated by Amit Mukhopadhyaya,  Art Konsult, India

2013 Living Walls,  Artalive Gallery, Gurgaon, Haryana, India

2012 The Printed Picture: Four Centuries of Indian PrintmakingDelhi Art Gallery, New Delhi, India

2011 Violence Double spread, curated by Amit Mukhopadhyaya,  SAA Gallery, New Delhi, India

2010 Cinema Verite Redux, curated by Shaheen Merali,  Sumukha Gallery, Bangaluru and Chennai, India

2010 Logged, Curator Amit Mukhopadhyaya, Exhibition of Drawings, Emami Chisel Art Gallery, Kolkata, India

2009 Purple Wall Project, Curator Gayatri Sinha, Exhibition of Contemporary Indian Art, At Indian Art Summit,New Delhi, India

2009 One person show, at Anant Art Gallery, New Delhi, India

2008 Mutant Beauty, Curator Gayatri Sinha, Exhibition of Contemporary Indian Art, By Anant Gallery,  NOIDA Centre,NOIDA, India

2004 Journeys, Exhibition of Contemporary Indian Art, By Anant Gallery,  IHC, New Delhi, India

2003 Highlights, Exhibition of Contemporary Indian Art, Sakshi Gallery, Mumbai

2002 Participation new media bienalle MAAP, Peking, China

2002 Participation group show of video art “PRIVATE MYTHOLOGIES”, Paul Media Centre, New Delhi India

2002 Solo Show at Talwar Gallery, New York, USA

2001 Two person show called “Documents”, curated by Amit Mukhopadhyaya,Max Muller Bhawan, New Delhi, India

2000 Participation in Group show at the Blue House, Willemstadt Curacao Island, Netherland Antilles

2000 Participation in millennium show “COMBINE” National Gallery of Modern Art, New Delhi

2000 Exhibition by the Indian Printmakers’ Guild at the Queen’s Gallery, The British Council of India, New Delhi

2000 Participation in millennium show “EMBARKATIONS” Sakshi Art Gallery, Bombay

1999 Participation in show “FLASHFORWARD” Jehangir Art Gallery, Bombay

1998 Solo Show called “SITES” The Queen’s Gallery, The British Council, New Delhi, India

1998 Group show of Artists at the Slade with Peter Daglish, Queen’s Gallery, British Council, New Delhi, India

1997 Group show of Artists who have studied in Britain, Queen’s gallery, British Council, New Delhi, Chennai, Calcutta, India

1996 Mini-print exhibition, by the British council & Gallery Espace, British council, New Delhi

1996 “Four Degrees in the Open”, Group Show, Standpoint gallery, London, UK

1996 National Exhibition of Prints by the Printmaker’s Council, at Artrium Gallery, Whiteleys, London, UK

1996 “Making the Mark”, Exhibition of Drawings, Mall Gallery, London, UK

1995 Group Show of Prints by the Indian Printmakers’ Guild, Birla Academy, Calcutta, India

1994 Group show of prints by the Indian Printmakers’ Guild/ Siddharth Gallery, Kathmandu, Nepal

1993 Exhibition of prints & on Printmaking by the Indian printmakers’ Guild, Lalit Kala Galleries, New Delhi, India

1987-94 National Exhibition, Lalit Kala Akademi (National Academy of fine Arts) India

1992 Solo show of paintings & drawings, Shridharani Gallery, New Delhi, India

1991 Group show of prints by the Indian Printmakers’ Guild, Chitra Kala Parishad, Bangalore, India

1989 Group show of lithographs by the United States Information Services, American Centre, New Delhi India & West Zone cultural Centre, Udaipur, India


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