Curriculum Vitae

NAME : NIDHI KHURANA 

ADDRESS :  C-67, Third Floor, Freedom Fighter Enclave,
                       IGNOU Road,
                       Neb Sarai
                       New Delhi – 110068
                       India.

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EMAIL : nidhikhurana217@gmail.com
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EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

2009 – (May) Qualified UGC-NET (eligibility for Lectureship).
2009 – M.A. in Arts and Aesthetics from J.N.U. New Delhi.
2003 – Bachelors in Fine Arts (Sculpture) from the Faculty of Fine Arts,
M.S.University, Baroda.
1999 – ISC from Welham Girls’ School, Dehradun .
1998 – Visited the United Kingdom for a School Exchange Program to Millfield
School, Somerset.
1997 – ICSE from Welham Girls’ School, Dehradun.

PARTICIPATIONS (camps, workshops and residencies)


2016      Disappearing Dialogues, an interdisciplinary Residency at Art Ichol, Maihar, M.P.
2016      Piramal Art Residency, Mumbai, India
2015-16 Mexican Government Scholarship for a Residency in Oaxaca, Mexico.


2013 - United Art Fair, Pragati Maidan, New Delhi.
2013 - Residency with R.A.T.(Residencias Artisticas por Intercambio) in Mexico City D.F. and Travel Grant from ICCR.
2011 – Awarded Fellowship from Bajaj Capital Art House.
2010 –“The Why not Place Residency” at Artsi Gallery, Religare Arts Initiative, New Delhi.

2008 – Artist residency at The Global Arts Village, New Delhi.

2007 – Artist Camp organized by Welham Girls School, Dehradun as part of the 50th
Anniversary Celebrations.
2007 – Artist Camp organized by RAD at Vijaywada.
2005 – Artist Camp organized by the Doon School, Dehradun.
2005 – Workshop: ‘Learning’, conducted by Neeta Seth, at Welham Girls’ School,
Dehradun.
2002 – Acted in ‘Hanush’, a Hindi Play, directed by Debal Dasgupta, Baroda.
2002 – Paper Making Workshop, conducted by Anupam Chakraborty, organized by
Nita Thakore, Baroda.
2002 – Raku Workshop conducted by Ruchita Shah, organized by hobby center,
Baroda.
2001 – Dokra Casting Workshop at Bastar Adishilp, Kondagaon, Bastar,
Chattisgarh.
2000 – Acted in ‘The Sunshine Boys’, an English play, by Neil Simon directed by
Debal Dasgupta.
1997 – Yoga Course from the Ramamani Iyengar Memorial Yoga Institute, Pune.
1990 – All India on The Spot Painting Competition organized by ICS Art, New Delhi.
1989 – Talent Spot Painting Contest organized by Rotary Club, Allahabad.

EXHIBITIONS

2015     "Fibre Fables", An Exhibition in collaboration with artists and weavers at The Stainless, New
              Delhi.
2015     "Woven in time, space and material", at Alliance Francaise, Gurgaon
             Centre.
2014     Thread, a group show by three artists working with textile and thread at the 
             Gallerie Romain Rolland, Alliance Francaise, New Delhi.
2014    "Seven strokes of genius", an event celebrating 5 years at Palladium Mall, with
            What About Art? a Mumbai based Arts Management company.



2013 -- (June) 'Versatile Thoughts', a group show organized by Percept Arts, Lower Parel, Mumbai.

2012 -- (Nov) Visual Discourse, a group show at Ireo Waterfront, Ludhiana.(IREO, Times of India
and Gallery Exhibit 320).
2012 -- (Oct) Mapping Mindscapes, Two men show at Gallery Art Positive New Delhi.
2012 -- (Sept-Oct) "New Directions in Old Media: Post-Conceptual Journeys" at Trapezoid Art
Gallery, New Delhi.
2012 -- (July-Aug) Art Makers Circa 2012, a group show at Gallery Exhibit 320, New Delhi.
2012 -- (March-April)'Portraits and Topographies' a two man show at the Jehangir Art Gallery, 
              Mumbai.
2011 -- "Art Spotting II" at Gallery Art Positive, New Delhi.
2010 – (November) ‘Drifting Still’ at Gallery Art Konsult, Hauz Khas Village, New Delhi.
2010 – (August)”The Transforming State”, a group show of International Artists at Arts I,
            Religare Arts Initiative, Connaught Place, New Delhi.
2010 – DRIFTERS at Gallery Beyond, Kala Ghoda, Mumbai.
2009 – (December) Group Show called DRIFTERS, a curatorial experiment by
Rahul Bhattacharya at Gallery Art Konsult, Hauz Khas Village, New Delhi.
2009 – (September) Online Group show, organized by Tangerine Art Gallery,
Bangalore, at www.tangerineartspace.com
2008 – (July) Group Exhibition at The Global Arts Village, New Delhi.
2007 – (December) Group Show by RAD Calcutta.
2007 – (November) Group Show at Nehru Centre Art Gallery, Worli, Mumbai.
2007 – (September) Group Show organized by gallery Art Felt, New Delhi.
2007 – (September) Solo show at Triveni Kala Sangam, New Delhi.
2007 – Dual Entities, a group show of two artists, organized by gallery Art and Soul,
New Delhi.
2007 – The Drifters, a group show by three artists, at Artists’ Centre, Mumbai.
2007 – 6th Annual Uttaranchal Kala Parishad Exhibition at Press Club, Dehradun.
2006 – (February) 5th Annual Uttaranchal Kala Parishad Exhibition at Press Club,
Dehradun.
2005 – (September) Group Exhibition of Paintings at Academy of Fine Arts, Kolkata.
2005 – (February) RESSURUCTION group exhibition of over 70 artists in aid of
Tsunami victims at the faculty of fine arts M.S.University ,Baroda
2005 – (January) Group Exhibition of Paintings at Faculty of Fine Arts,
M.S.University, Baroda.
2003 – Display of work at Faculty of Fine Arts, M.S.University, Baroda.
2003 – Participated in an Exhibition held at Srajan Lalit Kala Sansthan (Bihar).
2002 – IFACS State Level Exhibition, Lalit Kala Academy, Ahmedabad.


WORK EXPERIENCE


2014-15   Worked as a consultant for Art1st, developing content for teaching Art and conducting a
                 Teacher training Program in the Shiv Nadar Schools.
2013-14   Facilitator for Workshops conducted by Flow Education and Culture Consultants Pvt.Ltd.
2013        Art Curriculum Development for Udavi School (Primary Section), Auroville, Tamilnadu.
2012        Artscape, a workshop around Humayun's Tomb and the Nizamuddin Area, New Delhi.
2009        Editorial and Design Consultant for the Delhi Ibsen Festival
2009        Co-curated the exhibition, “Where in the World”, Devi Art Foundation, Gurgaon with the
                students and teachers of the Arts and Aesthetics Department, Jawaharlal Nehru University,
                New Delhi.
2007        Assisted Naman Ahuja in the exhibition titled, “Ramkinker, Through the eyes of Devi
                Prasad”, along with other students of  the Arts and Aesthetics Department, J.N.U. New
                Delhi.
2004 -07  Taught Art at Welham Girls’ School, Dehradun.