Somehow Patwardhan’s paintings come to life in the dark. Little has escaped his painterly eye. His artists born in the 40's whose socio-political commitments seem to have been They are there in his 2014 triptych, Building a Home, Exploring the World, made for that yr’s version of the Kochi biennale. Sudhir Patwardhan - Paintings - Page 3 please click the pictures for greater resolution photographs 1972 Graduated in Medicine from the Armed Forces Medical College, Pune. So says Sudhir Patwardhan, whose own paintings can often be read as visual allegories of everyday pain, the common wound of collective humanity, portrayed by the healing hand of the artist. Neither do I take public transport often. abroad, to London, New York, Paris and Geneva, among other cities. Sudhir Patwardhan is born in 1949 in Poona and is a self taught artist and a practicing radiologist. View auction details, art exhibitions and online catalogues; bid, buy and collect contemporary, impressionist or modern art, old masters, jewellery, wine, watches, prints, … Since then he has held more than 15 solo exhibitions in Mumbai, Thane, New Delhi, Bangalore and Calcutta. In 1972 he graduated in Medicine from the Armed Forces Medical College, Pune. at Thane, near Mumbai,  held his first solo exhibition of paintings at Sudhir Patwardhan’s 1981 painting Street Play is a tour de force of political art. The sense of a city: Sudhir Patwardhan with his Mumbai Proverbs (2014) in the backdrop at NGMA, Mumbai. Lower Parel, by Sudhir Patwardhan A Painter of ‘People’ Patwardhan was born in Pune and first moved to Mumbai in 1973. He also curated a show at Guild Art Gallery, Mumbai and Sudarshan Art Gallery, Pune. He graduated in medicine from the Armed Forces Medical College, Pune. Neville Tuli endeavors to make modern Indian art accessible to those not Art Heritage, New Delhi, in 1979. Born in Pune, Maharashtra, in 1949, Sudhir Patwardhan graduated in medicine from the Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, in 1972. Artist Pune, India 1949 Academic and artistic education details. Little has escaped his painterly eye. previously exposed to it. Born in Pune, Maharashtra in 1949, he graduated in Medicine from the Armed Forces Medical College, Pune in 1972. He began painting seriously in the 70’s when he moved to Bombay. see what the artists see. Sudhir Patwardhan , a practising radiologist at Thane,near Mumbai, held his first solo exhibition of paintings at Art Heritage, New Delhi, in 1979. Patwardhan curated an exhibition of Indian Contemporary Art ‘Expanding Horizons’ which travelled around Maharashtra. He has on his mind that other great painter of the unhappy human condition, Vincent van Gogh. Not once in her twenty five year long stint in theatre had Pune-based actor-writer-director Sushama Deshpande imagined that a casual visit to an art gallery will translate into a full-fledged play. Sudhir Patwardhan was born in 1949. Sudhir PATWARDHAN [1949] - valuation, trend, auction, biography. The migrant shouldn’t be a brand new determine in Sudhir Patwardhan’s works. Another In 2004, a monograph on his work, ‘The Complicit Observer’ was written by Ranjit Hoskote. Following a Sudhir Patwardhan retrospective, fellow artist, poet and close friend Gieve Patel writes on the man who portrays the city like no other Ifirst met Sudhir Patwardhan in 1974 or ’75. Mumbai - 400023. Sudhir Patwardhan's works centres around one poetically monumental panorama of an urban and natural environment. It is impossible for Mumbaikars not to glimpse themselves or someone they know in Sudhir Patwardhan's paintings, notes Ranjita Ganesan. His paintings have been exhibited across the globe, and form part of several prestigious private and institutional collections. The first railway in India ran from Mumbai’s Victoria Terminus Station to Thane in 1853 and ever since the two have remained umbilically linked. Signed, dated, and titled 'SUDHIR / PATWARDHAN / 1995 / Chawl' on reverse Acrylic on canvas 72 by 48 in. and Sudhir Patwardhan , a practicing radiologist at Thane, near Mumbai, held his first solo exhibition of paintings at Art Heritage, New Delhi, in 1979. Sudhir Patwardhan is an Indian contemporary painter and a practising radiologist. celebrates Sudhir Patwardhan’s decades-long artistic journey and practice. Not once in her twenty five year long stint in theatre had Pune-based actor-writer-director Sushama Deshpande imagined that a casual visit to an art gallery will translate into a full-fledged play. Artist Sudhir Patwardhan’s latest series ‘Citing the City’ was thrown open for viewing at the Sakshi art gallery on Thursday evening. Sudhir Patwardhan, who returns with a new show in the coming week, on the fading romance of Bombay. He held his first solo exhibition of paintings in Delhi at the famous theatre personality E.Alkazi`s art gallery Art Heritage in 1979. Artprice.com's price levels for this artist are based on 68 auction results. Sudhir Patwardhan, a practicing radiologist at Thane, near Mumbai, held his first solo exhibition of paintings at Art Heritage, New Delhi, in 1979. Pathwardhan has continued to evolve his figurative style in expressionist drawings on one hand and large complex oil paintings of town and cityscapes on the other. In 2007, Hoskote also wrote ‘The Crafting of Reality- Sudhir Patwardhan: Drawings’, which was translated into Marathi and a monograph in Marathi was published in 2012. Sudhir Patwardhan was born in 1949. reproduced. His early paintings of construction workers, rickshaw drivers, railway porters possess an expressive urgency. The Complicit Observer by Continue reading "Sudhir Patwardhan: An Artist Every Day" Subscribe Print Digital × Cover Story ... His chair is angled such that he is positioned against Erase, a 36”x80” acrylic-on-canvas painting, which is to his left. I…, In this session, contemporary artists of various aesthetic positions and generations (abstractionists among them) addressed the question of whether abstraction continues to be relevant as an artistic choice and an aesthetic strategy; what place it has in idioms that are…, Sudhir Patwardhan, a radiologist and self-taught contemporary painter walked us through the gallery and discussed his painting ‘Bhaiya’ which was on display. Unlike the brush, which lies between your hand and the paint or water. Since then his work has been seen regularly in exhibitions in India and abroad. Since then he has held 10 solo exhibitions in Mumbai, Thane, NewDelhi and Calcutta. the Herwitz Family Collection, USA. Patwardhan was born in Pune, Maharashtra in 1949. But, wordless In his book Indian Contemporary Painting, Patwardhan uses scale to maintain an emotional distance from his subject. Like scratching with your fingernail, or pressing with your fingertip. : Anju Dodiya, Atul Dodiya, Baiju Parthan, Nalini Malani, Sudhir Patwardhan, Sunil…, “Drawing - It is direct. Sudhir Patwardhan at the opening of his new exhibition, Spectres Perhaps it serves as a point of inquiry that Spectres has taken Patwardhan on a path of internal query to the extent that he draws himself in his canvases. Mar 24, 2014 - The Official Web Page of one of India's leading contemporary artists featuring paintings, drawings and articles written on and by the Artist. He began painting seriously in the 70’s when he moved to Bombay. Ranjit Hoskote. The work is a visceral portrayal of three migrants with a child walking with luggage through a deserted street. Tuli examines both key movements and individual artists of the Since then he has held 10 solo exhibitions in Mumbai, Thane, NewDelhi and Calcutta. He is also a practising radiologist. USA. He graduated in medicine from the Armed Forces Medical College, Pune. He lives and works in Thane, Mumbai. In that invitation lies the hope The Official Web Page of one of India's leading contemporary artists featuring paintings, drawings and articles written on and by the Artist. (182.9 by 121.9 cm.) author It is impossible for Mumbaikars not to glimpse themselves or someone they know in Sudhir Patwardhan's paintings, notes Ranjita Ganesan. claustrophobic and isolated self-definitions into which a linear history has Sudhir Patwardhan, who returns with a new show in the coming week, on the fading romance of Bombay. of communication and community, the hope that we may yet defeat the At his Thane residence, Sudhir Patwardhan leads us through a brief passage to a room that doubles up as a studio. Recording landscapes in transition has been a lasting interest for Patwardhan. His first one person show was held by Ebrahim Alkazi s Art Heritage Gallery in New Delhi in 1979. participated in many group exhibitions throughout India and his work has Especially: painting, drawing-watercolor, sculpture-volume. best realized in their work through figuration. Left: Irani Restaurant, Sudhir PATWARDHAN (1949) is an artist born in 1949 The oldest auction result ever registered on the website for an artwork by this artist is a painting sold in 1995, at Sotheby's, and the most recent auction result is a drawing-watercolor sold in 2021. He often paints the suburbs, shanty towns and satellite townships where his subjects work and live. Access more artwork lots and estimated & realized auction prices on MutualArt. photographs of contemporary Indian art, is perhaps the ultimate reference book Follow … Patwardhan’s works centres around one poetically monumental panorama of an urban and natural environment The human figure remains the center of his painterly universe. exhibitions in Mumbai, Thane, New Delhi, Bangalore and Calcutta. of mystery, because it will not put its presence into words. Click Here. Born in Pune, Maharashtra, in 1949, Sudhir Patwardhan graduated in medicine from the Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, in 1972. Artist Sudhir Patwardhan at Kochi-Muziris binelle 2014. Born: Maharashtra. In 2007, Hoskote also wrote ‘The Crafting of Reality- Sudhir Patwardhan: Drawings’, which was translated into Marathi and a monograph in Marathi was published in 2012. in which they share their views on Indian art, allowing the reader to really In it, the migrant is the first human to have the walked the earth pushed as a lot by the impulse … The human figure remains the center of his painterly universe. The ‘new contemporaries’ in 1980s was the kind of avant-garde that brought in issues of ‘the indigene’ with partisan views on human body through a renewed zest for figuration. Patwardhan is undeniable. Mumbai Proverbs, by Sudhir Patwardhan Evergreen Muse “Mumbai remains an inspiration,” he admits. They are there in his 2014 triptych, Building a Home, Exploring the World, made for that yr’s version of the Kochi biennale. He moved to Mumbai in 1973 and worked as a Radiologist in Thane from 1975 to 2005. He lives and works in Mumbai. Apart from several solo shows Patwardhan has participated in international exhibitions like 'Aspects of Modem Indian Art' Oxford, UK 1982; Contemporary Indian Art, Festival of India, London, 1982; Seven Indian Artists, Hamburg, West Germany, 1982; Contemporary Indian Art Festival of India, New York, 1985; Festival of India, Center George Pompidou, Paris 1986 and 'Coupe de Coeur' Geneva, 1987. Sudhir Patwardhan. Let’s toast to the relentless spirit of discovery, contemplating which we’re sharing a poem titled ‘The Cave’ by Vietnamese-American poet Paul Tran that’s touched our hearts. The city’s working class, the communal riots of 1992, the mill-to-mall “progress” in both construction and economy — Patwardhan … Patwardhan’s canvases are densely populated reflecting the hub of city life often with emphasis on the ordinary, working man. Like lovers or foes, the home and the street have coexisted in artist Sudhir Patwardhan’s illustrious career. Sudhir Patwardhan is a contemporary Indian artist who has been painting Mumbai for well over four decades. Apart from several solo shows Patwardhan has participated in international exhibitions like ‘Aspects of Modem Indian Art’ Oxford, UK 1982; Contemporary Indian Art, Festival of India, London, 1982; Seven Indian Artists, Hamburg, West Germany, 1982; Contemporary Indian Art Festival of India, New York, 1985; Festival of India, Center George Pompidou, Paris 1986 and ‘Coupe de Coeur’ Geneva, 1987. Kochi; Peabody Essex Museum, been selected for major exhibitions of contemporary Indian art , sent This enormous volume, which includes more than 307 'his figures exemplify the kind of energy needed to survive an increasingly atomised and fragmented existence. last hundred years in Indian painting, tracing back from the work of Sudhir Patwardhan , a practicing radiologist But here, Patwardhan isn’t expounding on his own work. Sudhir Patwardhan, one of India’s finest painters, lives and works in Thane, a satellite township of over a million citizens on the northeastern periphery of Mumbai. His charcoal sketches and large oil paintings are an instant notation of the everyday lives of the urban people on the streets. In July, Hindustan Times invited artist Sudhir Patwardhan to create an original work that centred around the theme of the Mumbai and the pandemic. Sudhir Patwardhan is a contemporary Indian artist who has been painting Mumbai for well over four decades. Particulars about your individual / group exhibitions. Sudhir Patwardhan is born in 1949 in Poona and is a self taught artist and a practicing radiologist. Canvas,36 x 44 in. Please connect to get detailed information about this artist viewer, extend an invitation to converse. Sudhir Patwardhan , a practising radiologist at Thane,near Mumbai, held his first solo exhibition of paintings at Art Heritage, New Delhi, in 1979. Since then he has held more than 15 solo He has As we bid adieu to 2020, let’s toast to visions of empathy, togetherness and mask-less community as in Sudhir Patwardhan’s charcoal painting ‘Morning Rush’. Sudhir Patwardhan’s 1981 painting Street Play is a tour de force of political art. 159-161, Mahatma Gandhi Road, Fort In it an elderly artist is at work in his studio, a room within a large apartment, and occupies the left portion of the panoramic canvas. paintings are in many public and private collections including The National He also curated a show at Guild Art Gallery, Mumbai and Sudarshan Art Gallery, Pune. Anjali Monteiro and K.P.Jaysankar have made a film on Sudhir’. to a world of painting with which few Westerners are familiar. Education : Armed Forces Medical College: Occupation: Artist: Early life. Sudhir Patwardhan's early paintings emerge out of his sense of complete identification with the working class. In it, the migrant is the first human to have the walked the earth pushed as a lot by the impulse … Patwardhan uses scale to maintain an emotional distance from his subject. Somehow Patwardhan’s paintings come to life in the dark. Curated by Kamini Sawhney The exhibition traced the journeys of eight artists whose work Jehangir Nicholson admired and pursued and whose practices have undergone significant changes over the years. Following a Sudhir Patwardhan retrospective, fellow artist, poet and close friend Gieve Patel writes on the man who portrays the city like no other Ifirst met Sudhir Patwardhan in 1974 or ’75. His art focuses on the complex panorama of an urban and natural environment. (Source: Pradip Das) For ALMOST 50 years, Sudhir Patwardhan has relentlessly put Mumbai on canvas after canvas. A practicing radiologist and a self-taught artist, Sudhir Patwardhan considers himself a painter of people. In 2012, the Mumbai theater group Awishkar staged a play ‘Chitragoshti’ based on Patwardhan’s paintings. View Town (1984) By Sudhir Patwardhan; Oil on canvas; . The sense of a city: Sudhir Patwardhan with his Mumbai Proverbs (2014) in the backdrop at NGMA, Mumbai. Measuring Bodies in Space - Sudhir Patwardhan and architecture in painting He lives and works in Thane, Mumbai. A practicing radiologist, Patwardhan is a visual artist whose work primarily concerns the cityscape, with its constituent people in their everyday particularities comprising his dramatis personae. Sudhir Patwardhan belongs to a generation of Indian artists who openly discussed practiced and experimented with one’s ‘political self’ as artist in society. He belongs to the openly eclectic generation of artists born in the 40's whose socio-political commitments seem to have been best realized in their work through figuration. discussion of contemporary Indian art the significant contribution of Sudhir The panoramic ‘Another Day in the Old City’ (2017) summons the lost vestiges of Pune’s old-world Shaniwar Peth where Patwardhan spent his early years. His human forms are imbued with a sense of innate dignity as they go about performing their chores in busy city streets or in suburban construction sites. A practicing radiologist, Patwardhan is a visual artist whose work primarily concerns the cityscape, with its constituent people in their everyday particularities comprising his dramatis personae. Sudhir Patwardhan is a contemporary Indian artist who has been painting Mumbai for well over four decades. 1975-2005 Worked as a Radiologist at Thane, near Mumbai. He began painting seriously in the 70’s when he moved to Bombay. 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