Jitish Kallat

Jitish Kallat was born in Mumbai in 1974, the city where he continues to live and work. He has exhibited widely at leading museums and institutions across the world, as well as major international biennales including the recent Venice Biennale 2019. His solo exhibitions at museums the Art Institute of Chicago, Bhau Daji Lad Museum (Mumbai), the Ian Potter Museum of Art (Melbourne), CSMVS Museum (Mumbai), the San Jose Museum of Art, Art Gallery of New South Wales (Sydney) and the Philadelphia Museum of Art. He has an ongoing solo exhibition at the Frist Art Museum in Nashville which will be on view until the end of the year.

In 2017 the National Gallery of Modern Art (New Delhi) presented a mid-career survey of his work titled Here After Here 1992-2017 curated by Catherine David. In the late nineties and early 2000s Jitish Kallat used to write frequently on the subject of contemporary art. He was the curator and artistic director of Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2014.