Partha Bhattacharya



 

1961: Born in Chandannagar, Hooghly, West Bengal
1982: Graduated in Fine Arts, Government College of Art and Craft; Kolkata
1982-1987: Special training in modern techniques and portrait painting under the able guidance of eminent artists and professors of Kolkata.

Solo Exhibitions
1995 : Tribute to Satyajit Ray, Kolkata
1996 : Durga Gallery, Mumbai
1997 : Nairobi, Kenya;  Kent, U.K.
2001 : Cymroza Art Gallery, Mumbai
2002 : Zen Gallery, Bangalore;
           Indian Art Gallery, Pune
2003 : Past and Present, Academy of Fine Arts, Kolkata
2004 : Mysterious Interplay, Alliance Francaise de Delhi & Grand Hyatt Dubai by Nitanjali Art Gallery
 
 
Group Exhibitions
1982 -1999 : Annual exhibition, Academy of Fine Arts, Kolkata
                    : State Lalit Kala Akademi, Kolkata
                    : Indian Society Of Oriental Art, Kolkata
                    : Young Contemporary artists of Kolkata
                    : Annual exhibition, Government of West Bengal
                    : Reflection Group, R.F.I Group
                    : Annual exhibition, Birla Academy, Kolkata
                    : Annual exhibition, Gallery 88, Kolkata
                    : West Bengal Sahitya Academy, Government of West Bengal
                    : Post Independence Art in India, Kolkata
                    : Contemporary Art of Bengal, Embassy of Australia, New Delhi
 
2000- 2009 : Annual & Open Air exhibitions, Birla Academy, Kolkata 50th Independence Celebration exhibitions in Chennai, Mumbai, New Delhi, and Kolkata by Lalit KalaAkademi, New Delhi.
                    : Best of Indian Contemporary art, Singapore
                    : Three Artists from India, Bangkok
                    : Young Faces, Kolkata
                    : Artists of India & Small Format, Art Today, New Delhi
                    : Tradition & Modernity of Bengal, New Delhi and Bangalore
                    : Contemporary Art of Bengal, the Oberoi Grand, Kolkata
                    : Introduction, at the Oberoi Grand by the Birla Academy
                    : Painting of Bengal, Spandan, Park Hotel, New Delhi
                    : ART WALK, the Oberoi Grand by Spandan
                    : PRACHI PRATICHI,Indo-Bangladesh exhibition, Kolkata and Dhaka
                    : Millennium National exhibition, AIFACS, Delhi
                    : Contemporary Art of Bengal, Taj Hotel by 'Varandah' &. Taj Hotel
                    : Figurative Trends of Bengal, Birla Academy in New Delhi
                    : Art of Bengal, Gallery Idyas, New York
                    : Art of Bengal, in Kochin by Spandan &. Hotel Taj
                    : Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
                    : Essence of Woman, Oberoi Grand by Spandan &. Oberoi Grand
                    : Parallel Stream, Chitrakoot Art Gallery, Kolkata
                    : Monsoon Melange, Chitrakoot Art Gallery
                    : Art of India, Genesis Art Gallery, Kolkata
                    : Contemporary Art of India, Gallery Pilgrim, New Delhi
                    : Reflection - An All India exhibition, IndiaHabitat Centre, New Delhi
                    : Royal Bengal Collection, Habiart Foundation, New Delhi and Mumbai
                    : Annual exhibition of Birla Academy, Kolkata
                    : Tryst with Nature, Oberoi Grand, Kolkata
                    : Mythology of India, Kalafine Arts, Texas, U.S.A.
                    : Paintings of Bengal Artists, Concern India, Kolkata and Bangalore
                    : Ideas Gallery, Kolkata : Academy of Fine Arts, Kolkata
                    : Bengal Trends, Birla Academy, in New Delhi and Kolkata
                    : Dialogue, Nitanjali Art Gallery and Ejaz Gallery, Lahore
                    : Art of India, in Delhi by Praknit Art Gallery, Chennai
                    : Bikash Bhattacharjee exhibition, by Birla Academy in Delhi & Kolkata
                    : Uninterrupted Journeys, Nitanjali Art Gallery in Mumbai
                    : Resplendent Reveries, Grand Hyatt Dubai
                    : Rhythms of Illumination, EPISODE, Chandigarh
                    : A Wonderful World, charity art show by NGO Four Steps
 
Award
Indian Society of Oriental Art, for outstanding work in painting (1990, 1991)
President of India Awards, AIFACS, New Delhi (2001-2002).
 
Workshops
All India painting workshop cum seminar, Mumbai (1995) Painting of the century, Birla Academy, Kolkata (1999  2000) Oberoi Grand at Kolkata (2002) Highland Park by Spandan Highland Park & Taj Hotel (2003) Oberoi Grand, Kolkata by Spandan Bangladesh High Commission, Kolkata Gallery Art World, Chennai National Workshop, Artist Circle, Puri, Orissa North East meet, Artist Circle, Kolkata Darjeeling and Guwahati, Innerwheel Club of Darjeeling Andaman Islands -100 Years of Cellular Jail, Govt. of the Andamans and The Kalpanirjhar Foundation, Kolkata Malaysia by Different Strokes, Delhi Russia by Gallery Art Resource, Mumbai.
 
Auctions
Oberoi Grand for Gujarat Relief Fund in the presence of H.E.V.J Shah, Governor of West Bengal; Oberoi Grand for Thalasaemia Society of India, auction conducted by Usha Uthup in the presence of H.E.V.J. Shah; Taj Hotel, Kolkata for CM Relief Fund, auction conducted by filmstar Victor Banerjee; Calcutta Swimming Club & Lion Club, fo Tsunami Fund; and Khushii & Christies at British High Commissioners residence in Delhi.

Bibliography
Biography published in Shoilpic Jivan Annesha, on artists in different fields of arts
Biography published as an Indian Artist, in the National Museum of Bangkok, Thailand.

Works in private and museum collections, corporate houses and offices, and galleries in India and throughout the world (Africa, Dubai, France, Germany, Japan, Pakistan, Singapore, Thailand, the U.K., and the U.S.A.)