Monali Meher

Solo Exhibitions


Departed, Assembled, Wrapped, Captured: Time, Project 88, Mumbai, India

In Determination II, Gallery Maskara, Mumbai, India

In Determination, Art Dubai, Dubai, UAE


Reverse, Rewind, Replay: 7 acts from the past, NRLA, Live Art Festival, Glasgow, Scotland


Riceville/ Whiteville, SKOL Uithof University, Utrecht.

Golden paithani on Chaise lounge extended to vreemd/ bekend with gouden kuss, Nederlands Een group show, Museum Gouda, Gouda,Holland

Three Departures, Sinoppale, Mobility fund by ECF, (STEP BEYOND) Sinop Biennale, Turkey

Between the Familiar/ Unfamiliar, the Home & Heart, Beats a Golden Kiss, Idea & Object wing, level 5, Saturday Live Mumbai,Tate Modern,London.

Old Fashioned, Dadao International Performance Festival, Funded by Dutch embassy Beijing, China.


With or without emotional hang ups, Live web, Duke University, NC, USA.

Rosalgia, Gifted Generation, IPG, Hebbel Theatre, (Hau eins) Berlin.

Untitled, Artkitchen gallery, Amsterdam.

Performance Lab, De stad als theater, Zwolle, Holland

Blunt, Historical cellars, Made in Arnhem, Holland

Reverse, Rewind, Replay, Five acts from the past, Goliath Visual Space,Brooklyn, NY.

Artkitchen Gallery, Amsterdam.

Reverse, Rewind, Replay, Goliath Visual Space, NY.


But I was never a bride, Khoj Residency, New Delhi.

South Extension, Collaborative, New Delhi.

Anti- Aggressive, Noxious, Toxic, & Immoral Anti contemporary art festival, Kuopio, Finland.

Recipe/Chemistry of bmsoiodnuydl, with 7 artists, Exhibition Human Interest, Outline, Amsterdam.

u o a e m, NMAC Foundation, Montemedio, Spain.

Discussion, Collaborative, Monali Meher & Otobong Nkanga,Rijksakademie, Amsterdam.

An Auspicious One, Artkitchen gallery, Amsterdam.

Under Pressure, Marta Herford Museum, Germany.

Ceremony, Artkitchen gallery, Amsterdam


Old Fashioned, Kunstrai (Artkitchen), Amsterdam.

Old Fashioned, Het Raadhuis, Aalsmeer.

Practising Nostalgia & Old Fashioned, CEIA, (Performance Manifestation), Belo Horizonte, Brazil.

Ritual, performative project/ Installation for children, Keunstwerk,Leeuwarden, Holland.

Exorcism (Ritual), Collaborative performance, Keunstwerk, Leeuwarden,Holland.


New Territories, International Festival Of live Art, Glasgow, Scotland.

In My Accent, Arti ET Amicitiae (Cafe) Amsterdam.


It’s done but Is It Dead? Curated a show of Performances, Outline Gallery, Amsterdam, Funded by Amsterdam Fonds & Prins Bernard.

Camouflage, Performance, Nehru Centre, London.

Anonymous Space, Rijksakademie, Amsterdam.


Interactive Performances, OpenStudio, Rijksakademie, Amsterdam

Next Door Reality (KIJKDOOS), Performative Installation, Rijksakademie,Amsterdam.

Singer, Karaoke Bar,The Wave, Amsterdam.

Bruststuke Looser, Collaborative, use of voices, International Summer academy, Fortress, Salzburg

Non-Repeating Loop, 3 hours Rijks, Amsterdam.

Collaborative performance, my voice, other technical, equipments,Rijksakademie, Amsterdam.

Untitled, Performance with the Self- made Jewellary With Drops (sweets) & skin of pigs\\\\\\\' fat (Intestine) at Rijksakademie, Amsterdam, Holland.

Untitled, Interactive Performance with Henna (Mehandi) music oriented \\"Gehakt Masala\\", Outline Art Gallery,Amsterdam, Holland.

Performance, \\"May for India & you\\", Tulln , Austria.


Theatre Of Memory, Lakeeren Art Gallery, Bombay.

Untitled,costume & postcards from photos of my work and travel, Fine art company, Bombay.

Protected Reflection Lakeeren Art Gallery, Bombay.


Nothing is permanent, endless at Reflect (A personal window display) Jehangir art gallery, Bombay.

Reflect, (A Personal Window Display), Jehangir Art Gallery & Lakeeren Art Gallery, Bombay

Reflect, (A Personal Window Display), Gallery Juttner, Vienna.

F.I.A.Gallery, (Foundation for Indian Artists), A\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'dam.


Bio-Morphosis, Lakeeren Art Gallery, Bombay. India


Contemporary Art Gallery, Ahmedabad.


Group Exhibitions


Anonymous Body, Menier Gallery, London.

Black magic woman, festival show, CBK Zuidoost, Amsterdam.

Group show, Lumen Travo Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Who is your friends/the soap operas, video show, Soap Gallery,Kitakyushu, Japan

Serenity, Gallery Dis, Maastricht, The Netherlands

Travelogue, Lumen Travo Gallery, Amsterdam

Icons, Lumen Travo Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands


Too much freedom, freewaves, 10th Biennial, film, video and new media festival, CA, USA

Rites, Rights, Rewrites, Rutgers University, Mason Gross Galleries, NJ

Mensen Familie, SKOL, Kunst manifestatie, Uithof Universiteit Library, Utrecht

Nederlands Een, Museum Gouda, Gouda, Holland

Revisited, Outline Gallery, Amsterdam


Breathing, Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam.

Rites, Rights, Rewrites, Duke University, NC, USA.

Love & Death, Schiele exhibition, IPG, Video work


LA Freewaves, video art India/Pakistan, LA, CA.

Another Passage to India, Theatre Saint-Gervais, Musee d\\\\\\\'Ethnographie,Geneve,Switzerland

Flash Right Turn Left, ARTWALK, Amsterdam

Human Interest, (Body, Mind, Soul),Outline, A’dam.

Rites/Rights/Rewrites, Video show, Hartell Gallery, Cornell University, Ithaca, USA.

Broedplaats Visite, SFA, Arti Et Amicitiae, A’dam.


Kunstrai (Artkitchen), Amsterdam.

Verborgen Kindertekeningen,Het Raadhuis, Aalsmeer.

De Inrichting, Willibrord, Heiloo, Holland.

Space For Artists, Amsterdam.


Handle with Care, Art Kitchen, Amsterdam.

No I.D., Dutch & Indian Artists show, Sakshi Gallery, Bombay.

Art Asia Pacific, Multi Media Art Festival, Beijing.

SOLD, Christies Auction, Amsterdam.

Straat Opera Video Installation, Stubnitz Ship,N.D.S.M. Amsterdam

Fake Or Real, Kunstruimte NP40, Amsterdam.

Amsterdamse Visite, Arti et Amicitiae, Amsterdam.

River Deep, Mountain High, Glazen Huis, Amstelpark, Amsterdam.


Camouflage, Video, Nehru Centre, London.

Bollywood has arrived, P.T.A. (Passengers Terminal) Amsterdam,Holland.

Labyrinths, ASIART, Asian Contemporary Art- Biennale d\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\' Art Contemporanea, Genoa, Italy.

Open Studio, Rijksakademie, Amsterdam.


May for India & you, Festival in Tulln, Performance(Interactive) Installations, Austria.

Gehakt Masala, Performance, Installations, Outline Art Gallery,Amsterdam, Holland.


Perishable Installation,Smell the Art, N.G.M.A. (National Gallery of Modern Art) Bombay.

Photographic works, Fine Art Company, Bombay.

Installation based on the Performance,Protected Reflections, National Gallery Of Modern Art, Bombay.

Christie\\\'s Auction Charity Women for Wise Show, National Gallery of Modern Art, Bombay.

Wallpaper, Lakeeren Art Gallery & Kala Ghoda Festival, Pavement Art,Bombay.


Biennial contemporary Arts Festival Next Wave Festival (Distance),Australia.


Bombay Art Society, 50 years of Independence show, Jehangir Art Gallery, Bombay.

50 years of Art in Mumbai, 1947- Part II, The National Gallery of Modern Art, Bombay.



Finalist, Black Magic Woman Award , CBK, Zuid Oost, Amsterdam


Khoj International Residency, Funded by Hivos, New Delhi, India.


Funded by Nuffic, Huygens grant, Amsterdam.


Accepted for the work period in Rijksakademie Van

Beeldende Kunsten and funded by Dutch Ministry foreign & Affairs (BUZA/DCOIC) in Amsterdam.


UNESCO-ASCHBERG Residency in Vienna, By Federal Chancellery for the Arts and Science.


Fine arts Award,Inlaks Foundation, New Delhi.