Manoj Kachangal (1979)
Born in 1979 in Shadhora, India. He obtained his MFA
(painting) in 2003 and his BFA (painting) in 2001 from
Govt. Institute of Fine Arts, Indore. Kachangal is the
recepient of the Raza Award from MP Kala Parishad, Bhopal,
2001; Bronze Medal from Avantika, Gwalior and the Meera
Gupta Merit Scholarship, Indore for 2003. Solo shows
include Dhoomimal Art Centre, New Delhi, 2005; Birla
Academy of Art & Culture, Kolkata; Citibank, Mumbai,
2004 and Central Museum, Indore, 2002 among others.
He has participated in many group shows, some of which
are “Summer Show”, CIMA Gallery, Kolkata,
2005; Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi, 2004 and Galerie
Muller & Plate, Munchen, Germany Contemporary Indian
Painting Exhibition, Kunststation Kleinsassen Art Gallery,
Fulda, Germany and the Raza Award Exhibition Bharat
Bhawan, Bhopal, 2001 among others. His works are in
collections of GIFA, Indore, AIFACS, Delhi, Birla Academy
of Art and Culture, Kolkata, private collections in
USA, Germany, France & Nepal, Raza Foundation, Mumbai
and in the collections of art critics Prayag Shukla
and Ratnottama Sengupta, among others. Kachangal lives
and works in Indore, India.
- 2000 Young Artist painting Camp by MPKP Bhopal &
NCZCC, Allahabad, at Kanha National Park (MP).
- 2001 Drawing Camp Organised by Fankar Art Gallery,
- 2002 All India Young Artist Painting Camp Organised
by AIFACS, Delhi.
- 1998 Lal Bag Indore ( by Hintal Group, Indore ).
- 1998 Devlalikar Art Gallery, Indore ( by Young Artists
- 1998 Kala Mela N.C.Z.C.C Allahabad.
- 2000 Central Musium Indore .
- 2001 M.G. Art Gallery By N.C.Z.C.C, Allahabad.
- 2001 Fankar Art Gallery Indore.
- 2001 A.B.C. Art Gallery, Varanasi.
- 2002 Central Musium Indore.
- 1997,98 Shree Ganesh Exhibition, Hintal at Devlalikar
Art Gallery, Indore.
- 1998 Kala Mela by NCZCC, Allahabad.
- 1999 Avantika 7th All India Art exhibition, Gwalior.
- 1999-03 Annual Exhibition Gifa Indore.
- 1999 Astagh Sootradhar Exhibition at Devlalikar
Art Gallery, Indore.
- 2000 Raza Award Exhibition Kala Parishad Art Gallery,
- 2000 Vakanakar State Exhibition, Ujjain.
- 2000 Annual Exhibition Gifa Indore.
- 2000 State Exhibition at Devlalikar Art Gallery,
Indore by KP Bhopal.
- 2000 A.I.F.A.C.S. State Exhibition Kala Parishad
Art Gallery, Bhopal.
- 2000 Fankar Art Gallery Exhibition Indore.
- 2000 Inter College ( Fine Arts) State Exhibition
- 2001 Fankar Art Gallery Exhibition Indore.
- 2001 Annual Exhibition Gifa Indore.
- 2001 Raza Award Exhibition Bharat Bhawan, Bhopal.
- 2001 Contemporary Indian painting Exhibition, Kleinsassen
Art Gallery, Fluda Germany.
- 2001 Lt. Mr Ravi Jain Memorial Exhibition, Dhoomimal
Art Gallery, New Delhi.
- 2001 Young Artists Painting Camp Exhibition, Kala
Parishad Art Gallery, Bhopal.
- 2002 A.I.F.A.C.S. State Exhibition KPAG, Bhopal.
- 2002 Galerie Muller & Plate, Munchen, Germany
- 2002 Tulika Kalakar Parishad, Udaipur.
- 2002 Young Artist Painting Camp Exhibition M.G.
Art Gallery by NCZCC, Allahabad.
- 2002 'Abstract Intones' at M.E.C. Art Gallery, New
- 2002 " Lokraag Visual Art Gallery, India Habitat
Centre ,New Delhi