Place of Birth- Kerala, INDIA

Currently lives and works in Mumbai ( Bombay)

Education -

Bachelors Degree in Painting -B.F.A

Postgraduate Diploma -Comparative Mythology

Bachelors Degree Botany -B.Sc.

Master of Arts Philosophy-MA



2015-2014-2015- recursor(series 1,2,3) Gallery OED Cochin, Kerala. Gallery Veda,Chennai. Gallery Sumukha, Bangalore

2012 - Variable operatives- Duo show with media artist Prayas Abhinav-  Video installation and lenticular prints. The Guild  gallery, Mumbai

2009- Syncytium / Cosmopolis Installation - Living off The Grid curated By Meera Menezez - Anant Art Gallery,New Delhi,

2009- Arpeggio for Abbe Faria- Photo Installation- Retrieval Systems Curated by Ranjit Hoskote - Art Alive Gallery new Delhi

2008-RORSCHACH BREATH -Dual Channel Video-( Mechanisms of Motion) Anant Art Gallery,New Delhi,( Third life) Bombay Art Gallery Mumbai

2007-LIQUID MEMORY new media Installation-Christian Hosp Galleries, Nassereith,Austria

2005-NRLA – Live Art Festival , Midland, Perth , Australia

2004 -FLOW- Instant Karma Algorithm- Interactive video data projection, New moves International Live Art Festival, Glasgow- UK

2004- Zoom ! Art in Contemporary India, Culturgest, Lisbon, Portugal

2004 - Along the X axis: video art from India and Pakistan - Apeejay Media Gallery, New Delhi

2003- FEED- What You See Is What You Get- Interactive video data projection-Khoj International artists camp, Bangalore, India

2002-Diary of the Inner Cyborg, Interactive projection, 'CODE' Interactive Digital installation- Under Construction- exhibition of Asian Contemporaray art, Organised by Japan Foundation,Tokyo, Japan

2002- Necessary Illusions with 24 cups of coffee -Interactive projection, New moves International Live Art Festival, Glasgow- UK

2002-Diary of the Inner Cyborg, Interactive projection, Stephen Lawrence Gallery. Greenwich, London

2002- 'CODE' Interactive Digital installation 'Kapital and Karma', Kunsthalle Wien, Austria

2001 - Video Installation- ' Leap Into and Across '- Collaborative work with a Particle physicist. Venue Tata Theatre, Mumbai

2001- Interactive Digital Installation 'Asystole'- A Diary of the Inner Cyborg Version-0.1 The Fine Art Company Gallery, Mumbai

2000 - Interactive Digital Installation 'Necessary Illusions With 24 Cups of Coffee' at Lakeeren Contemporary Art Gallery, Mumbai.

2000 - Interactive Digital Installation 'CODE' at National Gallery of Modern Art Mumbai.

2000 - Site specific installation 'THE CROSSING' at Army-Navy Building foyer, Kalaghoda Art District, Mumbai.

1999 - Interactive Digital Installation 'BRAHMA'S HOMEPAGE' at Lakeeren Contemporary Art Gallery, Mumbai.



2014- 2015 - ‘The Eye and the Mind’ New Interventions in Indian Art China Art Museum Shanghai, and Gaungdong Museum of Art, Guangzhou, China- Organised by National Gallery of Modern Art, Delhi.

2013 - 50 years of Indian Contemporary Chemould Presscott Mumbai- Curated by Geeta Kapur

2011 -‘INDIA!’at the Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil (CCBB), Rio de Janeiro.

2010 - Go see India - Vasa Konsthall, Gothenburg, Sweden.

2010 - The 11th Hour- Tang contemporary art gallery, Beijing, China

2009 - Indian Contemporary- Benedictine Museum, Fecamp, France

2009 -Beyond Globalization - Pan Asian contemporary show, Beyond Art Space, Beijing, China

2008 -‘Ghost of Souza ’-Aicon Gallery, New York

2008 -Everywhere is war, Bodhi Gallery,Mumbai

2008 -101 Contemporary, Tokyo, Japan

2007 -Rant+Liquid Memory-Vadehra Art gallery, N. Delhi

2007 -Aparanta-Contemporary Art In Goa, Panjim

2006 -Altered Realities (Shibu Nateshan, Baiju Parthan, Chiotrovanu Majumdar– Arts India New York

2005 -‘KAAM’ Gallery Artsindia New York

2005 -Alchemy ( Baiju Parthan, Jitish Kallat, Shibu Nateshan, Chitrovanu Majumdar)

2005 -Paths of Progression-Bodhi, Singapore

2005 -Arad biennale , Romania

2003 -Art on Paper- Royal College of Art London

2002 -Alchemy- Contemporay Indian and British art- Stephen Lawrence Gallery, London

2001 -Indian Contemporary Art - California , USA, organised by and Apparao Galleries

2000 -Sotheby's Artist of the Year Award show- National Gallery of Modern Art, Mumbai

2000 -Exile and Longing, Artists from Kerala, Lakeeren Contemporary art Gallery, Mumbai

2000 -Art and Technology 'The magazine show' National gallery of Modern Art Mumbai

2000 -Icons of the Millennium- Nehru centre Mumbai organised by Lakeeren Contemporary Art Gallery Mumbai

1999 -9th Asian Biennale-Dhaka, Bangladesh

1999 - 'Images and Ideas'-National Gallery of Modern Art, Mumbai

1997 -50 Years of Indian Contemporary Art,Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai

1998 -'Gegenwartskunst aus Indien' Exhibition of Indian contemporary art (The Harsh Goenka collection), Leverkusen, Germany

1996 -'Within the Frame',Indian Contemporary Art, Visual Arts Centre, Hong Kong

1996 -'Chamatkara', Indian Contemporary Art, Whiteley's Gallery, London

1996 -Four Visions, The Gallery, Hong Kong

1995 -Duo show- Sarina Tang Gallery, New York


Goa Lalit Kala Academy award 1981

Goa Lalit kala Academy merit award - 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981.


One among the five nominees for artist of the year 2000 award by Sotheby's of London


Residency at Seven degrees gallery Laguna, California.
USA- August-September 2001, Arranged by saffronart and Apparao galleries

Public Lectures / Presentations

2004- Seminar on the status of visual art in Kerala - Kashi art gallery, Cochin, Kerala.

2003- Lecture on new directions in New Media Art- On Invitation from British Council at Sakshi Gallery Bombay

2003- Lecture on Editorial Art- J.J School of Art Bombay

2003- Panellist- Seminar on Artists and their world views – National Centre for Performing Arts

2003- Presentation Lecture on developments Indian Contemporary Art - IDC - IIT Bombay

2003- Presentation Lecture on Technology and Art - DAIICT- Gandhi Nagar, Gujarat

March 2001 Panellist- Discussion on figuration in Indian Art.--National Centre for Performing Arts, Bombay

Nov. 2000 Panellist- Discussion on Modernity and despair -National Centre for Performing Arts, Bombay


1992, November, "Art is the Transmuted Experience", The Independent, Mumbai ed. Wednesday November 11, p11

1994, September, "Meetings with the Dead". Metropolis on Saturday, Bombay, September 3-4, p.20

1995, July, "Seeing the Life Light", Metropolis on Saturday, Bombay,July 29-30. p.20

1995, November, 'As Time Goes By", Metropolis on Sunday, Bombay,November.

1995, December, "Flying in Your Sleep", The Metropolis on Saturday, Bombay, December 9-10, p.20

1996, January, "Sophie in Wonderland", a book review of Jostein Gaarder's Novel of History of Philosophy, "Sophie's World", The Sunday Review, January 28th

1996, May, "Tomorrow's world"- a book review of Nicholas Negroponte's "Being Digital", The Sunday Review, May 12th p.3

1996, May, "The Eureka Experience" The Sunday Review, May, 25th, p.9

1996, June, "Sisyphus Urbanus" The Metropolis on Saturday, Mumbai, June 22-23, p.22

1996, July, "A Cosmology for the Information Age", The Times of India, Mumbai, July 10th, p.11

1997, January, "The Riddle of the True Self", The Times of India, Mumbai, Jan.25th, Mumbai, p.13

1997,September, "From Order to Chaos", The Times of India, Mumbai, September, 3rd, p.17

1997, December, "The Power of Graphics", Biznet, Mumbai, pp. 30-33

1997, December, 'Tracing the Protean cyber-self', The Times of India, Mumbai, Dec.22nd, p.11

1998, February, "Internet, the Emerging Noosphere- will Teilhard's Prophesy come True?", Biznet, pp15-18

1998, June, "Sacred landscapes", Humanscape,Vol.V, Issue VI, Mumbai, pp.32-33

1998, June, "Transhumanism- Self Identity in the Cuberage", Biznet, Mumbai, pp.13-17

1998, July, "Getting a Grip on Ourselves", The Times of India, Mumbai, July 20, p.11

1998, October, "Samadhi and Superconsciousness", Humanscape,Vol.V, Issue X, Mumbai, pp.30-33

1999, February, "Selfhood in the time of Cyborg", The Times of India, Mumbai, Feb, 13th, pp. 13

1999, February, "Asceticism in the Age of Consumption", Humanscape, Mumbai, pp.14-17

1999, April, "Zen and Art of Resting", Gentleman, pp. 60 -62 1999, April, "Only Connect", The Times of India, Mumbai, April, 14th, p.17

1999, July, "The Lure of Catastrophe", Humanscape,pp.25 2000, October, " Re-telling history" , Gentleman, pp. 66-67

2000 December, "The Artist as He Is ", Gentleman, pp.73-75 2001, March, "The Act of Seduction", Gentleman, pp.80-82

2001, March, “The Act of Seduction”, Gentleman, pp.80-822002, December, “ Layers of significance” , International Gallerie, pp.21 -29

2005-KAAM interviews–Interviews with Ten Indian contemporary artists

2007-Nostrum-catlogue essay, Anant Joshi Exhibition catalogue

2008-Untold stories-Interview of TV Santhosh-Indian Contemporaray artist.

2010- Exploring the Metascape- Akbar Padamsee- Work in language, Marg Publications