JOTTINGS - WORKS BY GANESH PYNE

Dates : Oct 17, 2014 - Nov 22, 2014

"Life has always seemed to me like a plant that lives on its rhizome. Its true life is invisible, hidden in the rhizome..." - C. G. Jung The above quote was found in one of Pyne's ...

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 SUMMER SHOW 2014

Dates : May 30, 2014 - Aug 2, 2014

 THE MASTER & HIS DISCIPLE - works by B.R. Panesar & Shakila

Dates : Apr 25, 2014 - May 17, 2014

With a wizened face behind outsize glasses beaming a benign smile towards all, a trademark cloth bag on his shoulder, Baldev Raj Panesar looked neither a product of Indian Statistical Institute ...

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 JOGEN CHOWDHURY - formative to recent

Dates : Feb 19, 2014 - Mar 29, 2014

From 19 February, CIMA Gallery will be hosting a visual ‘complete works’ of Jogen Chowdhury; it is a peregrination through different times and influences. The exhibition, by unfolding artworks ...

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 CIMA is Twenty!

Dates : Dec 13, 2013 - Jan 25, 2014

When CIMA started out in 1993, change was in the air, waiting to be caught. New artists and new art needed a new gallery with a new approach. Younger artists needed enlightened patronage and a ...

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 KOLKATA CROSS-CURRENTS

Dates : Oct 10, 2013 - Oct 13, 2013

Curated by Griselda Bear in association with CIMA Gallery, Kolkata, India Venue: Saatchi Gallery, Duke of York’s HQ, King’s Road, London SW3 Room 12 Artists: Sumitro Basak, Shreyasi ...

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 BENEATH THE SURFACE - a group show of experimental etching works by Faculty Members of Kala Bhavan, Santiniketan

Dates : Aug 2, 2013 - Aug 17, 2013

Kala Bhavan, its faculty and students have developed this unique collaborative exhibition of graphics. This show, is the culmination of a workshop, organized by Kala Bhavan, in honour of Dr. ...

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 SUMMER SHOW 2013

Dates : May 10, 2013 - Jul 27, 2013

 FUXNAMA - recent works by sumitro basak

Dates : Mar 15, 2013 - Apr 20, 2013

Sumitro Basak’s current body of work which includes book making – also pop-up books, emerges as if out of a need to document the events of a period. In this way, his visual and personal ...

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 BETWEEN DARKNESS & MAGIC - EXAMINING THE KERALA METAPHOR

Dates : Feb 4, 2013 - Feb 9, 2013

The title of the exhibition might, for some have an eschatological ring to it. On the contrary, the show reveals that the space within the Darkness is illuminated by the magic of cultural ...

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 GANESH PYNE his mahabharata

Dates : Jan 31, 2013 - Feb 3, 2013

On looking at him one wouldn’t guess his calling. For Ganesh Pyne (b. 1937, Kolkata) affects none of the high camp one associates with artists, especially reputed ones. Because, you suspect, ...

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 BETWEEN DARKNESS & MAGIC - EXAMINING THE KERALA METAPHOR

Dates : Dec 7, 2012 - Jan 5, 2013

The title of the exhibition might, for some have an eschatological ring to it. On the contrary, the show reveals that the space within the Darkness is illuminated by the magic of cultural ...

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 SUMMER SHOW 2012

Dates : Jul 13, 2012 - Sep 1, 2012

 PUNCH SENA - art from navi mumbai

Dates : May 11, 2012 - Jun 30, 2012

When the history of art parts company with the history of images, the power is with the images – and art becomes just a small thing. David Freedberg The Power of Images (1989) For the gang ...

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 AN ALTERNATIVE PERSPECTIVE

Dates : Apr 6, 2012 - Apr 28, 2012

Alternative Perspectives, is not only ‘alternative’ because there are five women artists; more importantly, it depicts a world where nature, memory and imagination play the role of a man. ...

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 ADBHUTAM - rasa in indian art (Delhi)

Dates : Jan 24, 2012 - Feb 2, 2012

The idea of Adbhutam-rasa in indian art, germinated fourteen years ago when CIMA held its London show, Chamatkara, in 1996. The aim then was to project the distinct identity of India’s artistic ...

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 ADBHUTAM - rasa in indian art

Dates : Dec 2, 2011 - Dec 31, 2011

This remarkable exhibition is based on an earlier show CIMA Gallery had taken to London in 1996 ¬– Chamatkara: Myth & Magic in Indian Art. Chamatkara surprised viewers in London, attracting ...

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 KINGSHUK – through the world darkly

Dates : Aug 12, 2011 - Aug 27, 2011

Through his methods in painting, installation and video, Kingshuk Sarkar reinvigorates contemporary art’s connection with Abstract Expressionism (AbEx). His work takes us back to the landscape ...

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 SUMMER SHOW 2011

Dates : May 6, 2011 - Jul 16, 2011

CIMA Gallery's annual Summer Show is designed to reveal the art being developed in the other regions of India; to provide art lovers and viewers with a composite view of contemporary art from all ...

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 SHUVAPRSSANNA - recent works

Dates : Mar 18, 2011 - Apr 14, 2011

As the exhibition’s essay title suggests: Bridging Art and Reality, is about the tension between depicting social reality and formal expressiveness. More precisely, it is the argument between ...

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 CONCEPTS & IDEAS - 2011

Dates : Feb 18, 2011 - Mar 9, 2011

India is the “most interesting country in the world.” At least, so says Ramachandra Guha in the prologue to his new book – Makers of Modern India. Perhaps he is onto something, sees ...

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 YEH IMAGE MAHAAN - India Meets Bharat

Dates : Jan 17, 2011 - Jan 29, 2011

In India, so much of our life is lived in the past – young radio stations play golden oldies; tv movie channels show old black and white films; in kitchens we use traditional tools for cooking ...

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 GANESH PYNE - his mahabharata

Dates : Dec 3, 2010 - Jan 8, 2011

An analyst and narrator of human darkness, Ganesh Pyne has, for his entire career, studied, as it were, the ancient endurance of moral ambiguity. In this solo show, Pyne has extended the burden of ...

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 YEH IMAGE MAHAAN - India Meets Bharat

Dates : Oct 29, 2010 - Nov 20, 2010

In India, so much of our life is lived in the past – young radio stations play golden oldies; tv movie channels show old black and white films; in kitchens we use traditional tools for cooking ...

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 Summer Show 2010

Dates : May 12, 2010 - Aug 14, 2010

CIMA’s summer show presents an extraordinary collection of images – painted, built and sculpted – to tell a story that you, the viewer, must decipher or invent. This outstanding exhibition ...

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 SYMBOLS & METAPHORS

Dates : Feb 24, 2010 - Apr 3, 2010

Symbols and Metaphors is an expansive exhibition of 27 artists and 47 artworks. The paintings were selected based on the idea of analogy - of the relationship or similarity of an objective symbol ...

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 Nomadic Detours

Dates : Jan 15, 2010 - Feb 10, 2010

Samir Aich's (b. 1956) art comes through emotion, his is a poetic approach. It is both sentimental and powerful; expressionistic and minimalistic. Although Aich's paintings are forceful, his ...

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 Yusuf 2009

Dates : Oct 23, 2009 - Nov 7, 2009

Born in 1952, in Gwalior, Yusuf completed National Diploma in Fine Arts in 1974 from Gwalior, and National Diploma in Sculpture in 1978 from the same place. He has held several one-man shows ...

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