GURPRAN RAU

Mixed Media Works

Representation

 

Paul Mahder Gallery, 3378 Sacramento Street, San Francisco, CA 94118

222 Healdsburg Avenue, Healdsburg, California 95448

 

Education

 

    Purdue University, MA-Fine Arts

    Ecole Nationale Superieure des Beaux Arts, Paris, France

    La Sorbonne, Paris, France

    New Delhi Polytechnic, India

 

Selected Exhibitions

 

2018  Ephemeris, International Art Museum of America, San Francisco, California (solo show)

2016  Wabi-sabi, Clare Hall, Cambridge, UK (solo show)

2016  Transition, Paul Mahder Gallery, Healdsburg, CA 95448, California

2016  Grantchester Biennale, Granchester, UK

2015  Coalescence, Camyoga, Shelford, UK

2015  Summer Salon, Paul Mahder Gallery, Healdsburg, CA 95448, California

2015  Scholtes Art and Wine, Cambridge, UK

2014  Scholtes Art and Wine, Cambridge, UK

2013  The Diamond Room, Selwyn college, Cambridge, UK

2013  The art of Mindfulness, Camyoga, Shelford, UK

2012  Deck the Walls, Opus Fine Art, Martin House, Sheep Street, Stow on the Wold GL54 1AA, UK

2012  Holiday exhibition, Paul Mahder Gallery, San Francisco, California

2012  Time and Place, King's College, Cambridge, UK

2012  Cambridge Open Studios, Cambridge, UK

2012  NewArt @ Artcell, Cambridge, UK

2011  Answers on the Front of a Postcard, Opus Art Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

2011  Winter exhibition, Paul Mahder Gallery, San Francisco, California

2011  Organics, Twelve Gates Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennyslvania

2010  Mapping memory: Solo Exhibition, Thoreau Gallery, San Francisco, California

2010  San Francisco Open Studios, Fort Mason, San Francisco, California

2010  San Francisco Open Studios, Oakdale, San Francisco, California

2010  Summer show, Paul Mahder Gallery, San Francisco, California

2010  Artspan Benefit Art show/Auction, Somarts Bay Gallery, San Francisco, California

2010  Annual group exhibit, Paul Mahder Gallery, San Francisco, California

2010  Art International Fine Art Fair with Paul Mahder Gallery, San Francisco, California

2009  “Christmas Exhibition”, Opus Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

2009  San Francisco Open Studios, San Francisco, California

2009  Paul Mahder Gallery, San Francisco, California

2009  “A Moment's Peace”, Polarity Post Productions, San Francisco, California

2009  Gregory Gaymont Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

2009  Art for a New Century, Art Museum of Greater Lafayette, Indiana

2008  Red Dot Art Fair, Radisson Edwardian Grafton Hotel, London, UK

2008  Kounter Kulture, London, UK

2008  NG Art Fair at the Sage, Gateshead, UK

2008  “Melt-Fuse-Melt”, Shades & Wood Gallery, Kensington, London, UK (solo show)

2008  “Out of India”, Opus Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

2008  “Out of India”, Opus Gallery @Shades and Wood, Kensington, London, UK

2008  “3rd Annual Encaustic invitational”, Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, Arizona

2008  “New works”, Randy Ross Gallery, Lafayette, Indiana

2007  Biennale Internazionale Dell' Arte Contemporanea, Florence, Italy

2007  Gregory Gaymont Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

2007  “Four Dimensions”, Artamo Gallery, Santa Barbara, California

2007  Zaruba Gallery, Rockville, Maryland

2006  “Festival of Science”, Wonderfest 2006, Stanford University, California

2006  “Festival of Science”, Wonderfest 2006, UC Berkeley, California

2006  “Martini Squared”, Thomas Mann Gallery I/O, New Orleans, Louisiana

2006  “Vision Matrix”, Asian Fusion Gallery, Manhattan, New York, New York

2006  “California Open”, TAG Gallery, Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California

2006  “Double Overhead III ”, Don O'Melveny Gallery, Los Angeles, California

2006  “Recombinations”, The Tech Museum, San Jose, California

2006  Altered Space Gallery, Los Angeles, California

2006  “India Contemporary”, Pacific Asia Museum, Pasadena, California

2006  “Enigma, Healing, Revelation ”, Union Artspace, Santa Ana, California

2006  “Women's History Month ”, La Fia House Gallery, Los Angeles, California

2005  “Mixed Media Works”, Hangar Gallery, Santa Monica Airport, Santa Monica, California

2005  Contemporary Women Artists, Art Museum of Greater Lafayette, Indiana

2005  Cambridge Art Association National Prize Show, Cambridge, Massachusetts (Juror Joseph Thompson, director, MassMoCA)

2005  Great Lakes Emerging Artists Competition, New York

2005  Solo Exhibition - Encaustic Paintings, KL Gallery, Lafayette, Indiana

2004  “Fission/Fusion,” Patti and Rusty Rueff Galleries, West Lafayette, Indiana

2004  “Nexvs”, Solo Exhibition, Patti and Rusty Rueff Galleries, West Lafayette, Indiana

2004  “Digressions,” VPA Gallery, Purdue University, Indiana

2004  “Exchange!” A selection of contemporary fine art prints from around the world, VPA Gallery, Purdue University, Indiana

2004  Janet Turner 5th National Print Competition Exhibition, CSU, California (Juror Lloyd Menard, Frogman’s Press)

2004  Exchange portfolio, The Amity Art Foundation, Inc. Connecticut

2004  “DNA-Art and Science”, Contemporary Art Museum, University of South Florida, Florida (Juror Eduardo Kac)

2003  “Coming Attractions,” Installation, Lafayette Theatre, Lafayette, Indiana

2003  “Recent Works,” Wells Cultural Center, Lafayette, Indiana

2003  “Translate/ Transmit,” Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana

2002  “Dimensions-2002”, Juried Show, Beelke Gallery, West Lafayette, Indiana

2000  “Sixty Square Inches,” National Juried Small Print Exhibition, Stewart Center, WL, Indiana (Juror Mark Pascale, Art Institute of Chicago)

1998  Insead, Fontainebleau, France

1998  Insead, Fontainebleau, France

 

Awards

 

2007  National Endowment for the Arts: Individual artists grant

2004  Delta Phi Delta Merit Award

 

Reviews and Articles

 

2012  Cambridge Radio 105 FM, Arts Round-up, November 3 2012

2012  Cambridgeshire Journal, July 2012, pages 98-99

2011  The Arts Trust

2011  Art Expo India

2008  Lloyd's List, London, UK, 25 July 2008

2008  Economic Times, Hindustan Times, India

2008  Open Magazine, London, UK

2008  British Satellite News, London, UK

2008  Art Review, Art Review, London, UK

2007  Santa Barbara News-Press, Scene Magazine, Santa Barbara, CA

2007  Casa Magazine, Santa Barbara, CA

2006  Lagniappe, The Times Picayune, New Orleans, LA

2006  YLEM news, CA

2006  Arts Extra!, San Francisco, CA

2006  Metroactive, San Francisco Bay Area, CA

2006  Absolute Arts (July)

2006  Absolute Arts (March)

2005  Cosmic Variance, Blog, Clifford Johnson, CA

2005  TGIF, Journal and Courier, IN

2004  Journal and Courier, IN

2004  Journal and Courier, IN

2004  The Exponent, IN

2003  Journal and Courier, IN

2003  The Exponent, IN

2003  Channel 18 News, IN

 

Collections

 

  •     Anderson School of Management, UCLA, Los Angeles, California
  •     Purdue University Print Archive
  •     The Amity Art Foundation, Inc., Connecticut
  •     Private Collections in France, UK, South East Asia and North America

 

 

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