MITHU SEN

Mixed Media Ink Drawing and Collage, 2019

20"  14"

MS - 01

Mixed Media Ink Drawing and Collage, 2019

10.5" X 7.5"

MS - 02

Biography

Sen performs conceptual and interactive multi-format byproducts which include drawing, poetry, video, sculptures, poetry, sound, and others. Her practice manifests human interactions, employing the medium of LIFE to actualize her art production. She pushes the limits of acceptable language, questioning our pre-codified hierarchical etiquettes in society within the politics of tabooed (cultural and gendered) identity, psycho-sexuality, radical hospitality, and lingual anarchy. She has exhibited and performed widely at museums, institutions, galleries and biennales including Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York; TATE Modern, London; Queens Museum, New York; Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum, USA; Kiran Nadar Museum of Art, India; MOMAT and Tensin Museum, Japan; Peabody Essex Museum, USA; S.M.A.K Museum, Gent, Belgium; Palais De Tokyo, Paris; Art Unlimited, Basel; Albertina Museum, Vienna; Kochi Muziris Biennale, India; Dhaka Art Summit, Dhaka; Bozar Museum, Brussels; Asia Pacific Triennale 9 Brisbane, Galerie Krinzinger, Vienna; Galerie Nathalie Obadia, Paris; Nature Morte, New Delhi and Berlin; Chemould Prescott Road, Mumbai, etc. Mithu Sen studied in Kala Bhavan, Visva Bharati, Santiniketan, and Glasgow School of Art, UK .Sen received the Skoda Award in 2010, and the Prudential Eye Award in 2015. Sen lives and works in New Delhi, India.