Subodh Gupta, Indian (1964 - )


Born in Khagaul, Bihar, India
  Lives and works in New Delhi.



Thief Idol, In Situ Fabienne Leclerc, Paris
Start.Stop, Bodhi Art Gallery, Bombay
Silk Route, Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK curated by Jerome Sans


Hungry Gods, Nature Morte, New Delhi

2005 Jootha, In Situ Gallery, Paris
Jack Shainman Gallery, New York
Jootha, Sakshi Gallery, Mumbai
2004 I Go Home Every Single Day, The Showroom Gallery, London.
2003 Saat Samunder Paar, Nature Morte, New Delhi
This Side is the Other Side, Cabinet, Art and Public, Geneva
2000 Recent works, Nature Morte at Lokayata, New Delhi
2000 Recent works, Gallery FIA, Amsterdam
The Way Home’, Gallery Chemould, Mumbai
1999 Bose Pacia Modern, New York
1996 Grey Zones, Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai.
1995 Grey Zones, Academy of Fine Arts and Literature, New Delhi.
1993 Recent Paintings, Gallery Escape, New Delhi.
1990 Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai.
Chitrakoot Art Gallery, Calcutta. Belidh Club, Jamshedpur, Tata Steel.
1989 Recent Paintings, Shridhani Art Gallery, New Delhi.
1986 Recent Paintings, Gandhi Sangharalya, Patna


2007 New-narratives: Contemporary art from India, The Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs, 21st July- 23rd September
The Rusholme Project, Shisha in collaboration with the Manchester International festival, 29th june-14th September
Objects: Making/Unmaking, Vadehra Art Gallery, 20th April to 10th May  
L’experience Pommery # 4, L’Emprise de Buren, curated by Daniel Buren
Private/Corporate IV, Sammlung DaimlerChrysler – Lekha and Anupam Poddar Collections, 19th January – 3rd of June



Venice-Istanbul at the Istanbul Modern, Turkey curated by Rosa Martinez.
Nuit Blanche, curated by Nicolas Bourriad and Jerome Sans, Paris
Lille 3000, curated by Caroline Naphegyi, Lille City, France
Hungry Gods  Arario Gallery, Beijing, China,
Bronze, curated by Madan Lall for Gallery Espace,New Delhi
Made By Indians, Galerie Enrico Navarra, Art on the beach, St Tropez, France
The Showroom Gallery , London
L’Inde dans tous les sens, Louis Vuitton Showroom, Paris curated by Herve Mikaloff


Universal Experience: Art, Life and the Tourist’s Eye, MCA Chicago; Hayward Gallery,London 
curated by Francesco Bonami 
Balance and Power: Performance and surveillance in Video Art ,at Krannart Museum, Illinois,
USA, curated by Michael Rush   
Always a Little Further, curated by Rosa Martinez, Arsenale, 51st Venice Biennale, Italy
Universal Experience: Art, Life and the Tourist’s Eye, MCA Chicago; Hayward Gallery, London 
curated by Francesco Bonami 
Weightless Space, The Herzliya museum Of Contemporary Art, Israel
Dialectics of Hope, The Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art, curated by
Joseph Backstein, Daniel Birnbaum, Iara Boubnova, Nicolas Bourriard,
Rosa Martinez, Hans Ulrich Obrist


Edge Of Desire curated by Chaitanya Sambrani for The Art Gallery Of Western Australia, Perth;
The Asia Society, New York;      
Indian Video Art: History in Motion, Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, Japan
Two-man show curated by Keith Wallace; Centre A (Vancouver International Centre for Contemporary Art, Canada.
Another Passage to India, Saisons Indiennes a Geneve.
Vanitas Vanitatum, curated by Peter Nagy for Sakshi Gallery Mumbai.
Drawings, The Eagle Gallery, London
the SNEEZE, a Featured Film 80 artists x 80 seconds 106 minutes curated by
Natasha Makowski and Peter Lloyd Lewis, Athens, Greece


The Havanna Biennale, curated by Hilda Rodriques, Cuba
Crossing Generations: diVERGE Curated by Geeta Kapur and Chaitanya Sambrani for 40 Years of Gallery Chemould siting contemporary culture in India,sub Terrain: artists dig the contemporary curated by Geeta Kapur for the House of World Cultures, Berlin
An apparent calm which is in fact a perfectly balanced tension, curated by Peter Nagy at Grantpirrie Gallery, Sydney.
HEAT, curated by Ram Rahman at Bose Pacia Modern, New York
The Tree from the Seed, Contemporary art form India, Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Norway.
Bad Taste, Apparao Gallery, at the Apeejay New Media Centre, New Delhi.


Under Construction, Japan Foundation and Tokyo Art Gallery, Tokyo Japan
Private Mythologies of the Personal and the Political, curated by Pooja Sood, Apeejay Media Gallery, Faridabad
Creative Space, Sakshi Gallery, at Habitat Centre, New Delhi
Multi Media Art Asia Pacific, Bejing
Busan Biennale, Busan Metropolitan Art Museum, South Korea
Self: Contemporary Indian Video Art, curated by Johan Pijnappel, IMA Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane Australia
Indian Art: Home � Street- Shrine- Bazaar- Museum, curated by Gulammohammed Sheikh For Manchester City Art Gallery, UK
Cinema Stills, curated by Gyatari Sinha, at Habitat center, New Delhi, for Apparao Galleries
Kapital and Karma, curated by Angelika Fitz and Michael Wortenger for KunstWein, Vienna
THE ARMORY SHOW, New York, for Art and Public, Geneva
Sorry For the Inconvinience, curated by Gridthya Gaweewong, Project 304 Bangkok, Thailand and Under Construction. Japan Foundation Project in Tokyo.
Inaugaral show curated by Nicolas Bourriaud and Bernard Macade for the Palais de Tokyo, Paris Sidewinder, curated by Gerard Hemsworth for CIMA Gallery, Kolkata; India habitat Centre, New Delhi; Coomarswamy Hall, The Prince of Wales Museum of Western India.


National Gallery Of Modern Art, Mumbai. Post Residency Show. Jindal art Foundation
Bollywood Has Arrived, curated by Jim Beard Gallery and FIA, Passenger Terminal, Amsterdam
Post Production (Sampling, Programming & Displaying) curated by Nicolas Bourriaud. Galleria Continua, San Gimignano, Italy.
Context as Content � Museum as Metaphor � curated by Peter Nagy at the Museum of Fine Art, Chandigarh. Illustrated Catalogue.

2000 2000 �VILAS� at Birla Academy, Mumbai, Curator: Gayatri Sinha
I Love Video Art � Curated by Le Mailton Theatre de Strasbourg et le forum itinerant, Strasbourg, France. Print, Max Mueller Bhawan, New Delhi.
Invisible Boundary: Metamorphosed Asian Art, Travelling Exhibition: Asian Section of the Kwangju Biennale, Niigata City Prefectural Civil Centre Gallery, Japan and Utsunomiya Museum of Art Utsunomiya City Japan, Curator: Tani Arata and Co-Curator: Ueda Yuzo
Kwangju Biennale 2000 at Kwangju, South Korea. Asian Section, Curator: Tani Arata and Co-Curator: Ueda Yuzo
�Negociations, C.R.A.C. SETE, France. Curator: Nicolas Bourriaud & Bernard Marcade.  
1999 The First Fukuoka Asian Art Triennale at Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, Japan. Curator: Kuroda Raiji
Of Based on, or obtained by, Gallery Nature Morte, New Delhi
�IMPACT� Jim Beard Gallery at CCA New Delhi. Curated by: Kimberley Lewis and Derk Bulthuis.
Nature Morte. Indian Artists, Sydney, Australia. Curator: Peter Nagy
Edge of Century� Curator: Amit Mukopadaya. Art India, New Delhi.  
1998 New Millennium, New Media Curator: Anupa Mehta, Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
Kendal Wallah � through Indian Eyes, Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal, UK
Illustrated Catalogue New Millennium, New Media Curator: Anupa Mehta, Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai. Kendal Wallah � through Indian Eyes, Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal, UK
1997 UNESCO � ASHBERG Bursaries for Artists hosted by InIVA at Gasworks Studios, London
Khoj International Artists� Exhibition, British Council, New Delhi
Points of Contact, Shirley Fiterman Gallery, New York UNESCO � ASHBERG Bursaries for Artists hosted by InIVA at Gasworks Studios, London.
Points of Contact, Shirley Fiterman Gallery, New York  
1996 1996 Indo-Austrian Artists� Workshop, Sanskriti Kendra, New Delhi.
6th Bharat Bhawan Biennial of Contemporary Indian Arts, Bhopal
Indo-Cuban Exhibition of Contemporary Art, Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi.  
1995 1995 Young Generation from Bihar�, Faculty of Fine Arts, M.S. University, Baroda
Young Contemporary Artists, Birla Academy, Calcutta. Drawing �94, Curator: Priag Shukla, Organised by Gallery Escape of AIFACS Gallery, New Delhi
1994 Nessuno Tocchi Caino (Hands Off Cain’, Rome and at the Biennale in Venice.
1993 Contemporary Indian Artists, Organised by Gallery Escape, Dubai.
1991 Husain Ki Sarai’ Organised by Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi
Research Grant Scholars Exhibition, Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi
Lucknow, Madras.
‘Imprints of Our Time’, Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai.
1990 All India Painting Exhibition Organized by Vadhera Art Gallery at Rabindra Bhawan, New Delhi.
1989 Contemporary Artists of Bihar, at Rabindra Bhawan, New Delhi.
1987 Young Painters of Bihar, Patna
1983 Group of ‘AB Exhibition, Patna 
All India Drawing and Craft Exhibition, Patna

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