5 - 7 December 2019 , Thu - Sat @ The International Centre Goa

Workshops 2018

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Workshops @ GALF 2018

Watercolour as medium in the Indian contemporary art- 7 December 2018 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
A slideshow and talk on art and artists using watercolour as medium in the Indian contemporary art scene, followed by an interactive and practical session on watercolour techniques.

Identify your strength: artist-mentor session - 8 December 2018 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
In this workshop,the artist-mentor will have one-on-one discussions with each participant about their technique, practice and strength. The other partipants will also be part of an open discussion about the other participants' practice.


Both Workshops will be conducted by Avishek Sen

Avishek SenAvishek Sen is a contemporary artist working primarily with watercolour as a medium. Juxtaposing intricate and large forms, conflating fruits, animals, humans and inanimate objects, often in a metaphorical construct, Avishek explores questions about contemporary socio-political issues in India. He received his Master's degree in Fine Art (Painting) from Kala Bhavana, Visva-Bharati University. He has held solo exhibitions in Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, London, Paris and Rome. Avishek's work has been displayed at Gallery Espace, New Delhi; Aicon Gallery, New York; Albion Gallery, London; Apparao Galleries, Chennai; and CIMA Gallery, Kolkata to name a few. His work has also been displayed at numerous Art Fairs including FIAC Paris, Art Dubai, India Art Fair, Abu Dhabi Art Fair, Scope New York, Johannesburg Art Fair and Art Singapore. Apart from these, Avishek has participated in the International Festival of Contemporary Art, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Algiers, Algeria (2009) and the Arts Actuels Biennale, La Reunion (2011). He lives and works in New Delhi.