Kanchan Chander

Date Of Birth: (1957 – ), New Delhi

Education:
1975 – First year (painting) Weisensee Kunct Hochshule, Berlin (Germany)
1976-81 – BFA Painting & Graphics,Delhi College of Art
1979-80 – Guest Student in print making,College of Arts,Santiago (Chile)
1981-82 – Research Fellowship – Delhi College of Art
1982-83 – Research Grant – Lalit Kala Akademi, Delhi
1984-85 – French Govt., Scholarship – Printmaking, Ecole Des Beaus Arts, Paris (France)
1990-92 – Fellowship, Paintmaking & Painting, Ministry of Human Resources Development, Delhi
1993 – British Council Grant to visit Art Institutions in London & Study Contemporary Art Trends.

Exhibitions:
1998 – Solo Show – University of Punjab, Patiala (India)
1996 – Solo Show – Art Inc New Delhi
1995 – Solo Show – British Council Division, New Delhi
1993 – Solo Show – Gallery Ganesha, Delhi
1992 – Solo Show – Siddhartha Art Gallery, Kathmandu (Nepal)
1990 – Solo Show – Triveni Kala Sangam, Delhi
1986 – Solo Show – Miyasaka Gallery, Tokyo (Japan)
1984 – Solo Show – Shridharani Gallery, New Delhi
1983 – Solo Show – Jehangir Art gallery, Mumbai

Honours & Awards:
1989 – Yuva Maotsava Award
1988 – Sahitya kala Parishad Award
1986 – Women’s All India show A.I.F.A.C.S Award
1986 – International Print Biennale Award, Bradford(UK)

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