Artist Profile

Ranjeet Kurmi born in 1970 in Mumbai has received Government's Diploma in Fine Art from the Raheja School of Art, Mumbai in 1995 and Art Teacher's Diploma from the Sir J.J. School of Arts in 1997.

This artist who has lived his entire life in the city is drawn to a variety of subjects from the life in city, be flower vases a symbol of the urban dweller's desire to have 'nature'around him or the faceless figures. But he has arrived at this point after a long journey that took him to through the realms of non figurative works to his current foray in figuration. His current works are an amalgamation of his experiences in both genres of paintings.

Kurmi has exhibited his works at the Art Plaza, Pradarshak Gallery, Jehangir Art Gallery, Nehru Center, Galleria and also in Washington D.C in the USA among others.

The artist lives and works in Mumbai.

Date of Birth : 18th January, 1970


  • 1997 A.T.D Sir J.J. School of Arts, Mumbai.
  • 1995 Diploma in Drawing and Painting, L.S. Raheja School of Arts, Mumbai.


  • 2003 AIFACS Maharashtra State
  • 2003 Bombay Art Society.

Art Shows / Exhibitions

  • 2006,02,1999 Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai.
  • 2006 Ki Gallery, Malaysia.
  • 2005,04,02,00,1998,97 Pradarshak Art Gallery, Mumbai.
  • 2002,01 ArtLand, Mumbai.
  • 1999 Gallery R.
  • 1997 Art Plaza.
  • 1996 ANZ Grindlays Bank, Mumbai.
  • 2005,1997,92 State Art Exhibition, Govt, of Maharashtra.
  • 2005,05,04,03,02 Artist’s Centre, Mumbai.
  • 2005 Camlin Art Foundation.
  • 2005 NGMA-Present & Future.
  • 2005 Namaste India (Milan) Italy.
  • 2005,03,02,00,1999,94 Bombay Art Society.
  • 2003,01 AIFACS - Maharashtra.
  • 2003,00,1999,97 Art Society of India.
  • 2002,02,00 Artifest: Kala Ghoda.
  • 2000,1999 The Brian Logan Gallery USA.
  • 1999 Hope : At jehangir Art Gallery by Bombay Art Society.
  • 1999 V. V. Oak Art Exhibition, Pune.
  • 1998 Arkay Felicitation Show, Jehangir Art Gallery.
  • 1997 10th Rashtriya Kala Mela, New Delhi.
  • 1995 Lalit Kala Academy, Goa.
  • 1995 8th Rashtriya Kala Mela, Bangalore.
  • 1990 Artiface, Pune.
  • Art Workshops

    • Camp : Arnala Camp
    • 2002 NGMA by Habiart Foundation
    • 2003 Artist’s for Bandra city