SAMINDRANATH MAJUMDAR








Samindranath Majumdar

Date of Birth 18th December, 1966
Academic Qualification
Year 1988 B.Sc. (Hons.) from Calcutta University.
Year 1994 B.V.A (First class First) from Rabindra Bharati University.
Year 1996 M.V.A (First class First) from Rabindra Bharati University.
Year 1998 Qualified NET (UGC).

Solo Exhibition
Year 1993 Birla Academy of Art & Culture
Year 1995
Year 2001 Rabindra Bhavan, Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi.
Triveni Art Gallery, New Delhi.

Two Man Exhibition
Year 1996 Birla Academy of Art & Culture, Calcutta.
Year 1998 Art World, Chennai.

Major Group Exhibitions
Year 1995 Gallery 'La Mere’ (Variety), Calcutta.
Year 1995-96 Gallery 'La Mere', Calcutta.
Year 1996 'Urban Signals - Shifting Images - II' organized by Birla Century Art Gallery, Mumbai.
Year 1997
Calcutta Rowing Club organized by ‘Moonlighters’, Gallery Staircase, Calcutta,
Award Winners' Exhibition organized by Birla Academy of Art & Culture, Calcutta.
Year 1998
Art Access Week' organized by Birla Century Art Gallery, Mumbai.
Year 1999
'Abstract trends' organized by Birla Academy of Art & Culture, Calcutta
Year 2000
Group Exhibition with Eminent Artists of India organized by M.E.C. Art Gallery, New Delhi.
Year 2001
‘Works on paper’ CIMA Art Gallery.
Group of Five Young Artists organized by Gallerie Ganesha, New Delhi.
Anniversary show organized by Gallerie Ganesha, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi.
Year 2002
Exhibition organized by Society of Contemporary Artists, Calcutta.



Year 2003
Eastern Regional Art Exhibition Organized by Rashtriya Lalit Kala Akademi, CIMA Art Gallery.

Eastern Regional Art Exhibition Organized by Rashtriya Lalit Kala Akademi, Manipur State Museum.

Group Exhibition of four painters organized by Gallery Gandhara.
Other Major Exhibition
Year 1992
'Introduction 92' organized by India International Art Centre at Birla Academy of Art & Culture, Calcutta.
Year 1995 Open Air Exhibition of Birla Academy of Art & Culture.
Year 1998
Exhibition organized by Calcutta Metropolitan Art Festival at Academy of Fine Arts.
Year 1999
'Tradition & Modernity in Bengal' organized by Birla Academy of Art & Culture at Rabindra Bhavan, New Delhi.

Painters from Bengal organized by 'La Mere' Art Gallery at Mumbai Art Centre, Mumbai.
Year 1999-2000
Prabaha - III organized by ' Bishwa Banga Sammelan' at Academy of Fine Arts.
Year 2000

'Bengal 2000' organized by Birla Academy of Art & Culture at Rabindra Bhavan, New Delhi.

Annual Exhibitions
Year 1988 Mid-summer Exhibition of Academy of Fine Arts.

Annual Exhibition of Birla Academy of Art & Culture.
Year 1989 Annual Exhibition of Indian Society of oriental Art.

W.B. 'Rajya Charukala Pradarshani'.

Mid-summer Exhibition of Academy of Fine Arts.
Year 1990 Annual Exhibition of Academy of Fine Arts.

Annual Exhibition of Birla Academy of Art & Culture.

W.B. ' Rajya Charukala Pradarshani.

Annual Exhibition of Indian Society of oriental Art.

Mid-summer Exhibition of Academy of Fine Arts.
Year 1991 Annual Exhibition of W.B. Sate Akademi.

Annual Exhibition of Rabindra Bharati University.
Year 1992 Annual Exhibition of W.B. Sate Akademi.

Annual Exhibition of Society of oriental Art.

W.B. 'Rajya Charukala Pradarshani'.
Year 1993 Annual Exhibition of Birla Academy of Art & Culture.
Year 1994 National Exhibition of Contemporary Art by Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi.

Annual Exhibition of Academy of Fine Arts.
Year 1995 Annual Exhibition of Birla Academy of Art & Culture.

Annual Exhibition of Rabindra Bharati University.

Annual Exhibition of W.B. State Akademi.
Year 1996 Annual Exhibition of Birla Academy of Art & Culture.

Annual Exhibition of Emerald Isle Gallery.
Year 1997 Annual Exhibition of Birla Academy of Art & Culture.

Annual Exhibition of AIFACS, New Delhi.
Year 1998 Annual Exhibition of Birla Academy of Art & Culture.
Year 1999 Annual Exhibition of W.B. State Akademi.

W.B. 'Rajya Charukala Pradarshani'.

Annual Exhibition of Birla Academy of Art & Culture.

'Summer Show' in Art Today, New Delhi.
Year 2000 Annual Exhibition of AIFACS, New Delhi.

Annual Exhibition of Birla Academy of Art & Culture.

Summer Exhibition of Bombay Art Society, Mumbai.
Year 2001 National Exhibition of Rashtriya Lalit Kala Akademi
Annual Exhibition of Birla Academy of Art and Culture.
Year 2002
National Exhibition of Rashtriya Lalit Kala Akademi.
Major Camps
Year 1995 National Camp organized by NZCC, Govt. of India at Chandigarh.
Year 1999

Year 2000

Year 2003
Century workshop organized by Birla Academy of Art & Culture.
National Camp organized by Karnataka Lalit Kala Akademi & Humpy University.
Painting workshop in Delhi and Jaipur organized by welcome group, ITC.
Publications
Year 1993 A book of Bengali poem with three other co-authors named ' Kothay Kothay Jai' (Cover to cover illustrated).
Year 1998 to 2003
Published a few reviews and articles in Bengali newspapers and magazines.
Research Experience
Year 1997 A dissertation paper on Nihar Ranjan Chowdhury, a forgotten painter.
Year 2000

Year2001-2003
Biographical Research on Modern Indian Painters starting from 1920 till date for a website.
Working on a research project on “Bengal painting since 1940".
Others
Year2002

Year2003
Worked as one of the scriptwriters in a documentary film on Gobordhan Ash, 'Bleeding in the Sun' directed by Nobyendu Chatterjee.
Invited to deliver lecture in an Art appreciation course organized by Rajya Charukala Parshad, Govt. of West Bengal.
Invited to deliver lecture in an Art appreciation course organized by Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture.
Invited to deliver lecture in Manipur State Museum by Lalit Kala Akademi.


Awards / Scholarship
Professional
Year 1992 Certificate of Merit from society of Oriental Art.

Certificate of Merit from W.B. State Akademi.
Year 1995 Annual Award from Birla Academy of Art & Culture. (National level award)

Annual Award from Rabindra Bharati University.

Annual Award from W.B. State Akademi.
Year 1996 Annual Award from Emerald Isle Gallery.
Year 1998 Sunayani Devi Scholarship for Painting from W.B. State Akademi.
Year 1999 Awarded by Rashtriya Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi in W.B. State Akademi Exhibition.
Year 2000 Annual Award from AIFACS, New Delhi.
(National level award)
Year 2001 Annual award from Birla Academy of Art & Culture. (National level award)
Year 2001-2002
Ebrahim Alkazi Endowment Scholarship for Research Work.
Academic
Year 1996

Awarded Gold Medal from Rabindra Bharati University for securing Highest Marks in Fine Arts Dept. In BVA Exam. 1994.
Year 1999

Awarded Gold Medal from Rabindra Bharati University for securing Highest Marks in Fine Arts Dept. In MVA Exam. 1996.
Collections
National Gallery of Modern Art

Karnataka Lalit Kala Akademi.
W.B State Akademy.
Birla Academy of Art & Culture.
Northern Zonal Cultural Centre, Govt. of India.
Eastern Zonal Cultural Centre, Govt. of India.
ITC, WelcomGroup.


Present occupation

Address:


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Painter and Lecturer in Fine Arts.

Flat #103, 27, New south park, Kolkata # 700092,
West Bengal, INDIA

+ 91 33 2425 2104. Mobile#033 31035534
shamindranath@yahoo.co.in


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