PARTICIPANT / Paribartana Mohanty

  • Name Paribartana Mohanty
  • Country India


2006   Master in History of Art, National Museum Institute, Delhi, India

2004   Bachelor in Fine Art (Printingmaking) Dhauli College of Art and Craft, Odisha


2018   Trees are Stranger Than Alien in the Movies, Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi, India

2012   Kino is the Name of a Forest, Solo Exhibition, Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi, India


2020   Virtual DUMBO Open Studios! Triangle Arts Association, New York

2020   Eyeoob, Exhibition of Games, part of Open Elective 2020, National Institute of Design, Gandhinagar

2019   Five Million Incidents is a year-long series of events, Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan, Delhi

2019   VAICA 2019 Video art festival, curated by Bharati Kapadia, Comet Media Foundation, Mumbai


2018   Labocine October Issue (#27) in “LIFE & OTHER CATACLYSMS”, 11th Annual Imagine Science Film Festival

2018   Paperweight Biennale curated by Zebulon Zang at Llorar, CDMX, Mexico

2018   वह पहुंचने की दशा, An Exhibition in response to Kahe Gaile Bidesia Gallery, GB Pant Institute of Social Sciences, Allahabad

2018   March Meeting: Active Forms 2018, Sharjah Art Foundation, Sharjah, UAE

2017   Workshop on Games, Exhibition Botin foundation, Santander, Spain

2017   Trace, Curated by Sarojini Lewis, School of Arts and Aesthetics Gallery, JNU, New Delhi.

2017   Hangar for the passerby, Curated by Akansha Rastogi, Kiran Nadar Museum of Arts, Noida.

2016 Enactments and each passing day, curated by Roobina Karode, KNMA-Noida, India

2016 Transart Triennale 2016: The Imperceptible Self and MANILA Pollination: Synchronisations-Syncopations, London Biennale 2016.

2016 Great Eternal Return: A Social Media Film, a lecture performance and exhibition at South Asia Institute, Harvard University, Boston.

2016 Part of Regained, 45th International Film Festival Rotterdam.

2016   Never More! – Hiroshima-Fukushima, CTF Collective Trauma Film Collecions, CologneOFF

2016   LES RENCONTRES INTERNATIONALES, nouveau cinéma et art contemporain, Paris, France 2015 BLAST! ASIA NOW, Stand SP1, Espace Pierre Cardin, 1 Avenue Gabriel, 75008 Paris.

2015   59th BFI London Film Festival, curated by William Fowler London, United Kingdom.

2015   Rendez-vous Singapour Exposition, Institute of Contemporary Art Singapore.

2015   Undivided Mind Part- ii, Art + Science Exhibition, Curated by Lieah Smith, KHOJ international Artist Association, New Delhi, India

2015   Forever Now, Curated by Willoh S. Weiland, Brian Ritche, Thea Baumann and Jeff Khan, Aphids Epic Contemporary Project, Mofo, Hobart

2014   TokyoStory Part- ii, Tokyo Wonder Site, Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan

2014   Field Trip Project, Curated by Daisuke Takeya, Tokyo, Japan

2014   Insert- Common Ground Curated by Raqs Media Collective, IGNCA, New Delhi India

2013   Rendez-vous 13, Institute of Contemporary Art Lyon, Lyon, France

2013   Ideas of the Sublime curated by Gayatri Sinha, Rabindra Bhawan, New Delhi, India

2012   Sarai Reader 09: Exhibition, Curated by Raqs Media Collective, Devi Art Foundation, Gurgaon, India

2012   Video Wednesday II, Curated by Gayatri Sinha, Gallery Espace, New Delhi

2012   Broadening the Canvas: Contemporary Visual Culture of Alternate Sexuality, Curated by Rahul Bhattacharya, Part of Kolkata Rainbow Pride Festival, Kolkata

2012   In Other Words, Sarai-CSDS, New Delhi

2011   Regards Croisés: A Selection of Asian Contemporary Art, Art Plural Gallery, Singapore

2011   Collective Metamorphosis, Curated by Kapil Chopra, Nature Morte, New Delhi

2011   To be continued… The FICA Group Show, Curated by Bhooma Padmanabhan, Volte Gallery, Mumbai

2011   Hong Kong Art Fair, works presented by Nature Morte

2011   Outset Inaugural Exhibition, co-ordinated by Peter Nagy and organized by Feroze Gujral, New Delhi

2010   Drifiting Still, Curated by Rahul Bhattacharya, Art Konsult, New Delhi

2010   ARTIST + NATURE = ART The Sandarbh Workshop and residency. The Lahori Forest, Dadra Nagar & Hawali (UT) India

2010   Present is Now, Curated by Peter Nagy,

2010   City as Studio: EXB 10.04, Sarai, CSDS, New Delhi.

2010   City as Studio: EXB 10.01, curated by Iram Ghufran and Amitabh Kumar as part of ‘Ten Years of Sarai’, Sarai, CSDS, New Delhi (Feb 15 – March 10)

2010   Renewed Intensity, Curated by Jagannath Panda, B K College of Art, Bhubaneswar

2010   Drifters, Curated by Rahul Bhattacharya, Gallery Beyond, Mumbai (as part of Kala Ghoda Arts Festival, February)

2009   Drifters, Curated by Rahul Bhattacharya, Art Konsult, New Delhi (18 Dec – 10th Jan)

2009   Fantasy, Curated by Sunil Gupta and Gautam Bhan, Nigah Queer Festival, Max Mueller Bhavan, New Delhi.


2020   3Months Residency at Triangle Arts Association, Brooklyn, New York

2020   Ten-days intensive workshop, part of Open Elective 2020, National Institute of Design, Gandhinagar

2019   Five Million Incidents is a year-long series of events, Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan, Delhi

2019   Onassis Artist in Residency, Onassis Foundation, Athens

2019   LowRes Jerusalem – Art Cube Artists’ Studio, International Residency Program, Jerusalem.

2018   Soma Summer Program 2018, Mexico City.

2018   March Meeting: Active Forms 2018, Sharjah Art Foundation, Sharjah, UAE

2018   ROOP-AROOP, a collective of young writers’ workshop, Raza Foundation, New Delhi.

2017   Workshop on Games, conducted by Carsten Holler, Botin foundation, Santander Spain

2017   Residency Scholarship for artistic research // arts-based-philosophy at the research center BASE art philosophy ecology, Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu, India. Supported by Vienna based cultural factory GRENZ_film wiener kulturweksatte.

2016   Skowhegan Artist Residency, Skowhegan School Of Painting & Sculpture, New York. USA

2016   South Asia Institute ‘Visiting Artist Program’, Harvard University, Boston.

2015   Kochi Biennale Foundation Young Curatorial Award- 16-month Fellowship 2016/2017 on the KBF Student’s Biennale.

2015   T.A.J. RESIDENCY & SKE PROJECTS, Bangalore, India

2015   Undivided Mind- Part II, Art + Science One Month Residency at KHOJ, KHOJ International Artist Association, New Delhi, India.

2014   Writing Intensive, Kiran Nadar Museum of Art, Noida, New Delhi

2014   International Creator Residency Program

2013  Tokyo Wander Site, Tokyo, Japan

2013   An Anatomy and Politics of Video Art, A workshop by Marcel Odenbach, Kolkata, India

2011   Three-months residency hosted by Stadt galerie, Bern (Switzerland) in collaboration with Pro Helvetia (Swiss Arts Council) and FICA

2010   Sandarbh Artists Residency, Dadra Nagar and Havelli

2010   EMERGING ARTIST AWARD, Foundation of Indian Contemporary Art (FICA), New Delhi

2010   Awarded ‘the City as Studio’ – Sarai-CSDS Media Lab Associate Fellowship for Contemporary Art and Media Practices and Residency

2009   Attended one-day D.I.Y. Cyborgs workshop by a Japanese artist Hiromi Ozaki, Khoj International, Delhi

2008/09   Assistant with artist Ranbir Kaleka


2019   8/4 Exhibition, co-curated with Jasone Miranda and Akansha Rastogi, Sala Rekalde, Bilbao

2018   8/4 Exhibition, co-curated with Jasone Miranda and Akansha Rastogi, OED Gallery, Fort Kochi

2018   InC, a two days performance event in Delhi with artist friends in Delhi.

2018   De-Text, performance philosophy in collaboration with Philosophy Unbound, JNU, New Delhi

2018   When does curatorial work end? School of Arts and Aesthetics, JNU, New Delhi

2017   The Future of Art Education in India, Tracing institutional Histories, Kochi, Kerala

2016   Student’s Biennale, Part of Kochi Muzuris Biennale 2016, Kochi, India.

2016   Chance Dice, Questions around students’ work, Buddha Art Gallery, Lalit Kala Academy, Bhubaneswar

2014   36HRS (Event), Sarai CSDS, New Delhi India

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