Artist Profile

Ashok Bhowmik (1953)

Born in Kolkata in studied at Govt. College of Art and Craft in Kolkata. He has several solo shows at Galerie 88, Kolkata from 1991, 1995, the Sophia Duchesne Art Gallery, Mumbai, Jehangir Art gallery, Mumbai in 1996 and 2000, and Art Today in 1997.

He has also had several group shows and participated in artist camps in India and abroad. His awards include Certificate of Merit in Annual exhibition of Govt. College of art and Craft, Kolkata, 1973, 1974, Governor Award from Govt. of West Bengal and Academy Awards from Academy of Fine Arts, Kolkata, 1980, 81. Presently, the artist is working as a Reader, Dept. of Drawing and Painting, Kala Bhawan, Visva Bharati, Shantiniketan, Kolkata.