Anant Joshi (b) 1969, Nagpur, India
Joshi completed his B.F.A. in 1994 and his M.F.A. with First Class from Sir J.J. School of Art in 1996
He has held major solo exhibitions from 1998 to 2015 with Gallery Chemould / Chemould Prescott Road, Mumbai, India, Talwar Gallery, New York and Art Rotterdam, Rotterdam Netherlands
His selected participations include Kitsch Kitsch Hota Hai, Galley Espace New Delhi, India (2001); Debt, Guild Gallery, Mumbai (2002); The Human Factor, The Guild: Mumbai, India (2001); body city, at the ‘House of World Cultures’ Berlin, Germany (2003) HAVE WE MET, Japan Art Foundation, Tokyo, Japan (2004); FUN PALACE, Visual Art Gallery, Harlem, Netherlands (2004); Prix De Rome, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam (2004); Indian Summer, 'Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Beaux Arts, Paris, (2005); Thermocline of Art, New Asian Waves, ZKM Centre for Arts and Media, Karlsruhe, Germany (2007); Chalo! India: A New Era of Indian Art - Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan, Essl Museum, Wien (2008-2009); Indian Highway, Astrup Fearnley Museet for Moderne Kunst, Oslo, Museum of contemporary Art, Lyon (2009 - 2011); Project Cinema City: Research Art & Documentary Practices, Mumbai, Delhi, Banglore (2012); Kochi-Muziris Biennale, Cochin India (2012); Aesthetic Bind: Cabinet Closet Wunderkammer, Chemould Prescott Road, Mumbai, India (2014).
The Artist lives and works in Baroda, India