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Rajneesh Sharma

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Name : Rajneesh Sharma

Education : B.F.A. (Painting) Govt. College of Arts, Chandigarh, 1996.
M.A. (Fine Arts) Punjabi University, Patiala, 1998.

Merit : Stood 2nd in Punjabi University, Patiala 1998.
Stood 2nd in Punjab university, Chandigarh (First in
painting department), 1993.

Scholarships : Awarded scholarships, Govt. College of Arts, Chandigarh, 1993, 1994.

Awards : Won honorable mention award(National) Avantika presented by group of Indian
contemporary artists, New
Delhi,1998.

Won State level Award (Amar Singh Award) presented by
Panjab Art Heritage, Jalandhar, 1997.

Won Amrita Shergil Award in college annual
exhibition, Chandigarh, 1996.

Honorary award by Governor of Haryana at Mansa Devi
Temple complex ,Panchkula during Navratra mela
1999,2000.

Awarded first prize for sculpture in college annual Art
exhibition,Chandigarh 1993.

Awarded first prize in exhibition organized by Residents
Welfare Association, sector-4,Panchkula, 1991.

First prize in float competition in Chandigarh carnival
(Teamwork), 1995.

Solo Shows :Exhibition of prints and paintings, State museum, Shimla
1998.

Graphics Tunes, exhibition of prints at Thakur Singh Art
gallery, Indian Academy of Fine Arts, Amritsar, 1998.

Selections & : 69th Annual All India Art exhibition, National (part-1 Participation painting and graphic section),AIFACS, New Delhi 1998.

64th All India Exhibition of Art (National) Indian Academy
of Fine Arts, Amritsar, 1998.

50th Years of Art in Independent India, sponsored by AIFACS, New Delhi, exhibited at Regional Centre, Manimajra, Chandigarh, 1997.

Solids, Punjab Lalit Kala Academy, Chandigarh, 1997.

Sixth All India Art Exhibition held at Govt. Museum, Chandigarh organized by Avantika (a group of Indian
contemporary artists) New Delhi,1998.

Sixth All India art exhibition held at Lalit Kala Academy,
Rabindera Bhawan , New Delhi, organized by Avantika( a
group of Indian contemporary artists), New Delhi 1998.

The Signature Of The Contemporary Innovators ,
exhibition of painting, drawing & graphic at Museum &
Art Gallery, Punjabi University Patiala 1998.

Exhibition of painting at AIFACS, Panchkula organized by
Sahitya Kala Parishad, New Delhi, in collaboration with
Regional Centre AIFACS, Panchkula 1999.

Annual art exhibition, Govt. College of Arts, Chandigarh,
1993, 1995 & 1996.

Spring Fest, exhibition of paintings at Yavanika garden,
Panchkula, 1993.

65th All India exhibition of Art, Indian Academy Of Fine
Arts, Amritsar,1999.

Annual Art exhibition (state level) at Punjab Lalit Kala
Academy, Chandigarh, 1999.

All India Art exhibition at Himachal State Museum,
Shimla,1999.


Navrang, exhibition of paintings at AIFACS , Manimajra,
organized by AIFACS, New Delhi, Sheesh Mahal (NZCC)
Patiala and artist association Panchkula, 2000.
Millenium All India Art Exhibition, 2001 (State level), held at AIFACS, Swastik Vihar, Panchkula.

All India Drawing Exhibition-2001, held at Punjab Lalit Kala Academy, Rose Garden, Chandigarh.

Group Shows : Trichord, exhibition of prints and paintings (3- men show)
at Punjab Lalit Kala Academy, Chandigarh, 1997.

Indian Institute Of Advance Study (IIAS) Shimla exhibited
at Shimla and museum and Art gallery, Punjabi University,
Patiala, 1996.

Innovation-98, exhibition of prints and paintings by deptt.
of fine arts, Patiala held at Punjab Lalit Kala Academy,
Chandigarh, 1996.

Innovation-98, exhibition of prints and paintings by deptt.
of fine Arts,Punjabi University at museum and Art gallery
Punjabi University, Patiala,1998.

Different Strokes, exhibition of paintings, Govt. museum
Chandigarh, 1998.

Study of Andretta exhibited at Andretta (Kangra) &
museum and art gallery, Punjabi University, Patiala,1996.

Exhibition of paintings at Lal Bahadur Shastri Arya
Mahila College, Barnala, 1997.

Exhibition of graphics prints (etching) , Govt. College Of
Arts , Chandigarh, 1995.

Exhibition of paintings by eminent artists of Chandigarh &
Panchkula at Satsang Bhawan, Mansa Devi Temple
Complex, during Navratra mela,1999.

Creative Journey- Thoughts To Canvas , exhibition of
painting organized by Punjab Art Council Venue at Punjab
Lalit Kala Academy, Chandigarh, 2000.

Nature In Gurbani exhibition of paintings, museum and art
gallery, Punjabi University, Patiala,1999.

Different Strokes by Different Artists, Exhibition of Painting, Graphics and Sculptures, held at A.G. Advertisers, sector-38, Chandigarh.

Workshops : Attended workshop at Rashtrapati Niwas (IIAS),
Shimla,1996.

Attended workshop at Shobha Singh Art gallery, Andretta,
Kangra, 1996 (Twice) .

Different Strokes, attended painting workshop at Govt.
museum, Chandigarh, 1998.

Attended workshop of painting at Indian Academy Of Fine
Arts , Amritsar, 1998.

Attended workshop of cartoon making(under guidance of
Sandeep Joshi, cartoonist, The Tribune) at Bama Academy
of Fine Arts, Panchkula, 1997.

Attended workshop of Print making (under guidance of
Tony Philips, England), 1995.

Attended workshop of painting at Y.W.C.A. (Shimla)
organized by Rashtriya Lalit Kala Academy, Lucknow,
1998.

Attended workshop of painting at AIFACS, Manimajra
organized by Sahitya Kala Parishad, New Delhi, in
collaboration with Regional Centre AIFACS,
Panchkula,1998.

Nature In Gurbani attended workshop, residence of Nohra
Richard Andretta (Kangra), organized Punjabi University,
Patiala, 1999.

Attended workshop of painting at Satsang Bhavan, Mansa
Devi, organized by Shri Mata Mansa Devi Shrine Board,
Panchkula, 1999.

Attended workshop of painting at Kamla Nehru College for
Women, Phagwara, organized by Punjab Lalit Kala
Academy, Chandigarh, 1999.

Attended workshop of painting at flower festival, Yavanika
garden, Panchkula organized by Bama academy of Fine
Arts and Panchkula Administration, 2000.

Creative Journey- Thoughts To Canvas , workshop of
painting organized by Punjab Art Council Venue at Punjab
Lalit Kala Academy, Chandigarh, 2000.

Maha Kala Kumbh, participated at the All India Senior/Young Artist’s camp organized by AIFACS, New Delhi on the occasion of Platinum Jubilee Celebrations, 2002.

Collections : Paintings in collections( personal & abroad)

Punjab Secretariat, Chandigarh

Museum and medal gallery, Sheesh Mahal, Patiala

Punjab tourism department

State museum , Shimla

Thakur Singh Art gallery, Amritsar

AIFACS, Panchkula

Department of fine arts, Punjabi University, Patiala

Mansa Devi temple complex, Panchkula

Kamla Nehru college for women, Phagwara

In personal collection-Singapore, India, Europe, America, New Zealand, Australia.

Address : Manukau, New Zealand

Mobile : 0210425987
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