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EXHIBITIONS

2018
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http://ignca.gov.in/events/arth-art-for-earth/
https://www.dailypioneer.com/vivacity/2018-07-05-225176.html
https://www.prokerala.com/news/photos/art-exhibition-opens-at-ignca-in-delhi-357758.html http://ignca.gov.in/invitations/05072018_Art_of_earth_Invite.pdf
http://ignca.gov.in/events/
https://allevents.in/new%20delhi/arth-art-for-earth-the-excavated-museum-of-clay/20001856560431 https://www.fresherslive.com/current-affairs/articles/union-minister-mahesh-sharma-inaugurated-exhibition-titled-arth-at-ignca-new-delhi-14114
https://indiaculture.nic.in/sites/default/files/events/ProgrammeSchedule%20uly2018IGNCA_03.07.2018.pdf
https://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ians/art-exhibition-opens-at-ignca-in-delhi-118070501399_1.html
https://www.sawdust.online/news/art-for-earth-exhibition-at-ignca-delhi/
https://www.tribuneindia.com/mobi/news/spectrum/arts/clayscapes/628280.html
https://youtu.be/5mfxrCjDKL0
https://www.amarujala.com/topic/manav-gupta
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/arth-art-for-earth-by-manav-gupta-tickets-49570779536?aff=ebdssbeac
http://www.indiaheritagedesk.com/event/exhibition-arth-by-manav-gupta/
https://wap.business-standard.com/article/news-ians/art-exhibition-opens-at-ignca-in-delhi-118070501399_1.html
https://www.nationalheraldindia.com/images/india-in-picture-july4-2018 https://m.dailyhunt.in/news/india/english/millennium+post-epaper-millpost/re+defining+the+meaning+of+art+with+arth+-newsid-91650847?listname=topicsList&index=0&topicIndex=0&mode=pwa https://deskgram.net/explore/tags/TravellingMuseum
https://www.imgrum.pw/tag/saveganga

 MILESTONES

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    1. https://swarajyamag.com/culture/down-to-arth-how-manav-gupta-uses-meaningful-artwork-in-terracotta-to-bring-clay-back-to-nature
    1. https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/videos/lifestyle/arth-art-for-earth-by-manav-gupta/videoshow/65933649.cms
    1. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xQFgcQ62NIs Punjab Kesari
    1. http://epaper.thestatesman.com/1740963/SECTION-2/18-07-2018#dual/2/2
    1. http://www.theluxurychronicle.com/manav-guptas-global-art-project-rain
    1. http://www.millenniumpost.in/features/re-defining-the-meaning-of-art-with-arth-307911
    1. https://indianexpress.com/article/lifestyle/art-and-culture/from-sand-to-dust-5282108/
    1. https://www.dailypioneer.com/vivacity/dust-to-dustand-all-shapes-in-between.html
    1. https://www.tribuneindia.com/news/spectrum/arts/clayscapes/628280.html
    1. https://indiaculture.nic.in/eventapp/event_detail/4788
    1. https://www.thequint.com/hotwire-text/art-exhibition-opens-at-ignca-in-delhi
    1. https://twitter.com/igncakd/status/1023889619182530560
    1. https://twitter.com/igncakd/status/1003930489281900544
    1. https://twitter.com/igncakd/status/1014475836257255426?lang=en
    1. https://hi-in.facebook.com/pg/IGNCA/posts/
    1. http://newsz.in/posts/ignca-opens-up-its-art-exhibition-
    1. https://www.news18.com/news/india/climatechangeart-part-ii-delhi-based-artist-manav-gupta-weaves-poetry-with-art-on-environment-1758761.html
    1. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5mfxrCjDKL0
    1. http://www.theluxurychronicle.com/manav-guptas-global-art-project-rain
    1. http://news.indianservers.com/apj-abdul-kalam-life-history-and-achievements/
  1. http://pib.nic.in/newsite/PrintRelease.aspx?relid=180436   

2017
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Gupta’s global public art project | The Luxury Chronicle
Climate Change – Delhi based artist Manav Gupta weaves poetry with art on environment | News 18
Exploring identities in clay | Times of India
Excavations in hymns of clay recalls environmental consciousness | cfile.org
Ganga to Mississippi Manav Gupta’s art connects USA to India – The Indian Panorama
President’s lecture series: Manav Gupta | MCAD
Is it mere water or holy Ganga ? | BLOUIN ARTINFO
Ritual River: Manav Gupta | Forecast Public Art

Rain Private edition unveiled

Museum in a Mall
Hailed as a ‘Solo Biennale
Mega outreach on DLF Mall of India’s invitation
‘maano to main ganga maa hoon,
na mano to beheta paani’
(If you consider me sacred I’m pure,
else mere water that flows)

Painting Donation for Water Health Charity auction USA

2015-2016

The Indian Panorama, From Ganga to Mississippi , January, 2016
Minneapolis College of Art and Design, President’s Lecture Series : Manav Gupta , November 12, 2015
BLOUIN ARTINFO, Manav Gupta at his musing best , April 14, 2015
Hindustan Times, Eco-friendly: Art goes from earth to earth, April 10, 2015
Matters of Art, Exploring the Holy Ganges in Clay, March 15, 2015
The Pioneer, Message in Clay, December 23rd, 2015
BBC, Ganga using Diyas and Chillams, December 15, 2014

https://www.theindianpanorama.news/potpourri/views-reviews/ganga-to-mississippi-eminent-artist-manav-guptas-art-project-connects-usa-with-india-56786/https://cfileonline.org/art-manav-gupta-excavations-in-hymns-of-clay-recalls-environmental-consciousness/https://issuu.com/indiandiplomacy/docs/india_perspectives_may-june_2016http://www.thetimes24.com/ambassador-of-indias-soft-powermanav-gupta-has-showcased-indian-pottery-in-his/https://twitter.com/IndianDiplomacy/status/750677428612268032/photo/1http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/mumbai/Breaking-the-mould/article14410179.ecehttps://forecastpublicart.org/ritual-river/

Public Art Review, Manav Gupta repurposes local pottery, Issue 53 : Leading the Way | Fall/Winter, 2015
Forecast Public Art, Weaving spirituality and environmentalism in public art, November 11th, 2015
Outlook, Excavations in hymns of clay, June 1st, 2015
Millennium Post, Exquisitely etched in clay, April 21st, 2015
The Statesman, River of Clay, April 2, 2015
Deccan Herald, Magnificent Public Art Installation, April 2015

2013 – 2014

Times of India, Exploring Identities in Clay, November 29, 2014
Exotica, Manav Gupta’s unsung hymns of clay August 2013
Architecture+Design Magazine, Art feature, June 2013
Essay by Pavan K. Varma, Manav Gupta’s “unsung hymns of clay”, April 13, 2013
Mail Today, Gupta’s Green Trilogy, Friday April 26, 2013
The Pioneer, All for Earth, April 15, 2013
Sunday Times, Gupta’s “rainforest art” a Hit, February 24, 2013
Tonight Art, Kaleidoscope of Creativity, February 28, 2013
Artslink, Rainforests and the Circle of Life, March 15, 2013
Biz community.com, Rainforests and the Circle of Life exhibition in Pretoria, February 28, 2013

BBC, Ganga using Diyas and Chillams, December 15, 2014
Classic Feel, Quest for life, August 2013
Whats on!, Leading international environmental artist, speaks out. July 2013
Classic feel, Environmental Art – Unsung Hymns of clay  June 20, 2013
SABC News, Feature on Brics : Manav Gupta’s Clay River. (FEATURED YOUTUBE VIDEO)
Expresso, Renowned artist Manav Gupta’s acclaimed exhibition
Get it Pretoria, Art focuses on Nature, March 14, 2013
Media Update, Rainforests and the circle of life exhibition extended to the end of March, March 15, 2013
Record, Spectacular India Culture hits the stage, 8 March, 2013
The Times, Small wonders, February 22, 2013
Curtain Call, Rainforests and the Circle of Life, February 19, 2013

 2011-2012 First of its kind Indo Bhutan Friendship Mega Mural A suite of six 18 ft and 12 ft high canvasses. Commissioned by the Ministry of External Affairs, Govt of India. Conceptualizing and depicting an archival documentation of Indo–Bhutan relations, now installed at the BIFA Museum, Bhutan.PERMANENT COLLECTION: BIFA MUSEUM , BHUTANAUCTION-SALE : Christie’s, LONDON(Sept 2010).AUCTION -SALE : Philip de Pury, LONDON (Oct 2010)PERFORMANCE ART LIVE on stage with contemporary dance troupe in IOWA

2010

Travelling trilogy, U.S.A., Europe, Edition II

Paintings & Installations, Films, Performance Art & Public collaborations.

Amherst, M.A., New YorkDes Moines, Iowa, San Francisco, C.A., Berlin, Germany and London, U.K.

Talks / Lecture demonstrations

at San Jose State University, Cultural Diplomacy Institute, Berlin and other venues.

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First of its kind largest indoor staircase mega mural
with 
FOUR DIFFERENT MULTIPLE PROCESSES OF CONCEPTUAL, SITE SPECIFIC, COLLABORATIVE AND PERFORMANCE ART IN THE CREATION METHODOLOGY. Conceptualised and created a five floor high 11000 sq ft three dimensional monumental staircase indoor mural, painting LIVE for three months in front of 3500 employees, involving thousands of people to put strokes and idioms in the first phase and then weaving it all in the next phase to create a multi layered 3D-2D  composition.PERMANENT COLLECTION, Airtel Campus, New Delhi NCR: Site given Museum status by Limca Book of Records
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2009

First Indian artist to be invited for inaugural preview at ICCR (Indian Council for Cultural Relations) post the newly renovated Gallery, New Delhi, for the artist’s curtain raiser on Climate Change – a trilogy to US and Europe.

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Commissioned by CNN-IBN for the “COPENHAGEN WALL OF HOPE” exclusive painting by the artist in response to climate change .Commissioned by Jindal Flag Foundation for depicting the Indian Flag translating nationalism and Mahatma Gandhi as metaphors.

2007

Travelling trilogy, Edition I, Middle East. Omani Fine Art‟s Society, Muscat,Oman and other venues

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PERMANENT COLLECTION, ROYAL HOUSEHOLD, OMAN

AUCTION -SALE : Bonham’s, LONDON (June,2007),

PERFORMANCE ART CONCERT SERIES transforming leading performing artistes oeuvre on canvas LIVE on stage

with Anup Jalota

with Rahul Sharma, Rakesh Chaurasia & Vijay Ghate.

with  Contemporary Dance Troupe &

musicians with special needs.

Commissioned by Hitachi, Singapore for a Limited Edition Copyright of works for premiere plasma screens curated by Renu Rana

2006

Private Showing London,

Finnish Embassy, New Delhi

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AUCTION -SALE : Christie’s, New Delhi December (2006),

PERMANENT COLLECTION, RASHTRAPATI BHAWAN

PERFORMANCE ART LIVE on stage in “jugalbandi” with Dr L.Subramaniam.

Sanatan Puraskar awarded by French Ambassador to India

2005

Victoria Jones, London,

Facet Books, New York,

Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi

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ENVIRONMENT CONSCIOUSNESS AS PUBLIC ART PROJECTS

FIRST OF ITS KIND ONE MINUTE FILMS where the artist deployed his paintings, poetry, music, voice over to conceptualise and create public service messages for television on climate change, sustainable development, ecosystems, alternate energy.

Commissioned by Ministry of Environment & Forests, Govt. of India.

2004

The Rashtrapati Bhawan, (President of India‟s House), India

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2003

The Park Hotel, Delhi, for the artist‟s exposition on environment consciousness

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Commissioned by former President of India, Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam and Penguin India, for engaging his art with Dr. Kalam’s poetry on myriad themes later published as a book by Penguin Viking “THE LIFE TREE”, Also in other publications.(Project Period: 2002-2005)

2002

The Leela Palace, Bangalore, HSBC New Delhi, India International Centre, New Delhi

Invited by the former President of India, Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam to translate “A National Prayer” as a painting.

AUCTION of work created out of LIVE “jugalbandis”

Translating Leadership as a concept on canvas:

Commissioned by Times of India and Amity Foundation for two specially conceived works on leadership conceptualised by the artist  as awards to Mr. Kumarmangalam Birla and Mr. K.V.Kamath now in their permanent collection.

2001

The Roosevelt House, U.S. Ambassador‟s residence,New Delhi

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PERMANENT COLLECTION, US AMBASSADOR TO INDIA 
Expert Committee member, National Republic Day CelebrationsYoungest member on formative advisory panel on Museum of Natural History, Government of India

2000

Dep. of Culture, H.R.D. Ministry, Govt of India,

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Youngest member to be nominated on Expert Committee, National Republic Day Celebrations

1999

The Taj Palace, Delhi

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“india awaiting – TIMELESS METAPHORS OF DREAMS ” interpretations and paintings by MANAV GUPTA hosted by the Taj Palace, New Delhi

1997

The Taj Bengal, Kolkata

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“seeing the unseen”  single edition, sculptures and installations out of discarded roots and tree trunks creating functional sculptures alongside the contemporary miniatures ‘earth series”

1996

Birla Academy of Art & Culture, Kolkata

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PERMANENT COLLECTION, BIRLA ACADEMY OF ART & CULTURE 

A T    A    G  L  A  N  C  E

Gupta’s global public art project | The Luxury Chronicle
Climate Change – Delhi based artist Manav Gupta weaves poetry with art on environment | News 18
Exploring identities in clay | Times of India
Excavations in hymns of clay recalls environmental consciousness | cfile.org
Ganga to Mississippi Manav Gupta’s art connects USA to India – The Indian Panorama
President’s lecture series: Manav Gupta | MCAD
Is it mere water or holy Ganga ? | BLOUIN ARTINFO
Ritual River: Manav Gupta | Forecast Public Art

The Indian Panorama, From Ganga to Mississippi , January, 2016
Minneapolis College of Art and Design, President’s Lecture Series : Manav Gupta , November 12, 2015
BLOUIN ARTINFO, Manav Gupta at his musing best , April 14, 2015
Hindustan Times, Eco-friendly: Art goes from earth to earth, April 10, 2015
Matters of Art, Exploring the Holy Ganges in Clay, March 15, 2015
The Pioneer, Message in Clay, December 23rd, 2015
BBC, Ganga using Diyas and Chillams, December 15, 2014

Exotica, Manav Gupta’s unsung hymns of clay August 2013
Architecture+Design Magazine, Art feature, June 2013
Essay by Pavan K. Varma, Manav Gupta’s “unsung hymns of clay”, April 13, 2013
Mail Today, Gupta’s Green Trilogy, Friday April 26, 2013
The Pioneer, All for Earth, April 15, 2013
Sunday Times, Gupta’s “rainforest art” a Hit, February 24, 2013
Tonight Art, Kaleidoscope of Creativity, February 28, 2013
Artslink, Rainforests and the Circle of Life, March 15, 2013
Biz community.com, Rainforests and the Circle of Life exhibition in Pretoria, February 28, 2013

Public Art Review, Manav Gupta repurposes local pottery, Issue 53 : Leading the Way | Fall/Winter, 2015
Forecast Public Art, Weaving spirituality and environmentalism in public art, November 11th, 2015
Outlook, Excavations in hymns of clay, June 1st, 2015
Millennium Post, Exquisitely etched in clay, April 21st, 2015
The Statesman, River of Clay, April 2, 2015
Deccan Herald, Magnificent Public Art Installation, April 2015
Times of India, Exploring Identities in Clay, November 29, 2014

Classic Feel, Quest for life, August 2013
Whats on!, Leading international environmental artist, speaks out. July 2013
Classic feel, Environmental Art – Unsung Hymns of clay  June 20, 2013
SABC News, Feature on Brics : Manav Gupta’s Clay River. (FEATURED YOUTUBE VIDEO)
Expresso, Renowned artist Manav Gupta’s acclaimed exhibition
Get it Pretoria, Art focuses on Nature, March 14, 2013
Media Update, Rainforests and the circle of life exhibition extended to the end of March, March 15, 2013
Record, Spectacular India Culture hits the stage, 8 March, 2013
The Times, Small wonders, February 22, 2013
Curtain Call, Rainforests and the Circle of Life, February 19, 2013