SHAURYA KUMAR

Yashoda Chastises Her Foster Son, the Youthful Krishna
Opaque watercolor on paper
6.75" × 9.7"
SK - 01
Kalpa Vriksha
Lithograph
6.9" x 9.8" 
SK -03
Kalpa Vriksha.tif
Women Worshipping a Shiva Linga
Tempera on Paper
8.25" x 7.25" 
SK - 02
Biography

A native of Delhi, India where he studied printmaking and painting at the College of Art; Shaurya Kumar graduated with his MFA from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville in 2007. Since 2001, Kumar has been involved in numerous prestigious research projects, like “The Paintings of India” (a series of 26 documentary films on the painting tradition of India); "Handmade in India" (an encyclopedia on the handicraft traditions of India); and digital restorations of 6th century Buddhist mural paintings from the caves of Ajanta. Kumar's work has exhibited widely across the US and in countries including India, Taiwan, China, Poland, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, Bulgaria, Italy, U.K., Norway, France, Australia and Finland among many others. His works have been installed at venues including the Dr. Bhau Daji Lad Museum, Mumbai; Gallery Odyssey, Mumbai; UNM Art Museum, Albuquerque; SCA Contemporary, Albuquerque; Queens Museum, NYC; Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul; Lakeeren Gallery, Mumbai; Artifact Gallery, NYC; LACDA, Los Angeles, CA; Museum of Fine Arts, Georgia; Schneider Museum of Art, Oregon; Charleston Heights Art Center, Las Vegas; TamTam Gallery, Taiwan; Guanlan Printmaking Base, China; NIU Art Museum, Illinois and Sundaram Tagore Gallery, NYC among many others. Kumar’s work has also featured in international art fairs including India Art Fair, Abu Dhabi Art Fair, Dubai Art Fair and Poznan Art Week.