shivanjani lal
Shivanjani Lal

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SHIVANJANI LAL

CONTACT

MOBILE: +61 (0)432155450 (Australia)

EMAIL: arti_shivanjani@yahoo.co.uk 

BLOG: http://shivanjani-lal.tumblr.com


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2020 Bhulona Nahi [don’t forget/forget me not], Peacock Gallery, Auburn (Upcoming)

2019 Like This Incense Your Spirit Must Burn, Bega Valley Regional Gallery, New South Wales, Australia

2019 Yaad Karo [1879-2019], Metro Arts, Brisbane, Australia 

2018 Yaad Karo [1879-1920], AIRSpace Project, Sydney, Australia 

2018 The Raft, Meanwhile Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand 

2017 यहाँ से देख (yahaan se dekhen), Arcade Gallery, Footscray, Victoria, Australia 

2017 यहाँ से देख(yahaan se dekhen), RM Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

2017 यहाँ से देख (yahaan se dekhen), Clark House Initiative, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India 

2015 The Quiet Sea Redux, Gaffa Gallery, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

2015 Shelters, ArtPlay, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

2014 Us, Seventh Gallery, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

2013 (You are not here) Night Screen, Seventh Gallery Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

2013 The Quiet Sea, Dome Gallery, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 

2013 The Botanicals, Somewhere Gallery, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 

2011 The Boat Project or How to Invade a Library with an Armada of Paper Boats, Albury City Library, Albury, New South Wales


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2020 Terra Infirma, Blacktown Arts Centre, New South Wales (Upcoming)

2020 Echoes over Oceans, Firstdraft, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia (Upcoming)

2019 52 Artists 52 Actions, Artspace, Sydney New South Wales, Australia

2019 Saturated Terrain, Incinerator Gallery, Willoughby, New South Wales, Australia

2018 New South Wales Visual Arts Emerging Fellowship Finalist, Artspace, Sydney 

2018 Tracing the Archipeligo, Kudos Gallery, New South Wales, Australia 

2018 Between the Inside and the Outside, Woolstore Projects, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

2018 Chapter One: Thinking Through It, Peacock Gallery, Auburn, New South Wales, 

2018 Near & Far: Yearning / Community / Connection, Narrandera Arts and Community Centre, Narrendra, New South Wales, Australia

2018 Cement Fondu Group Exhibition, Cement Fondu, Paddington, New South Wales, Australia

2018 OPEN 20, HH Artspaces and Residencies, Goa, India

2018 Transoceanic Visual Exchange, The Project Space, Deakin University, Geelong, Melbourne, Australia

2018 Space 118 Open Studios for Mumbai Gallery Weekend 2018, Space 118, Mumbai, India

2017 Transoceanic Visual Exchange, Footscray Community Arts Centre, Footscray, Victoria, 

2017 Transoceanic Visual Exchange, Fresh Milk, Barbados 

2017 We Are Sanctuary, Kings ARI, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 

2017 Konica Minolta Redlands Art Prize, NAS Gallery, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 

2017 An Architecture, Down / Under Space, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

2016 Art Bank Social, Art bank, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

2016 10 Year Anniversary Exhibition, Gaffa Gallery, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

2015 The Narrative of Location (Close), Gaffa Gallery, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

2015 Breathing Room, Gaffa Gallery, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

2015 The Narrative of Location (Open), Seventh Gallery Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

2014 Coalesce ARI Presents: One Night Stand, Donkey Wheelhouse, Melbourne, Victoria, 

2014 48 Hour Film Project Screening, ACMI, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

2014 Ground Up [N/A] Space, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

2014 DLUX Media Arts Is This Art? Series 2,  Artereal Gallery, Rozelle, New South Wales, Australia

2013 Urban Making: An Exhibition of New Work by Leon Buynevic and Shivanjani Lal, 

Fort Delta Gallery, Melbourne, Victoria 



PERFORMANCES

2019 MCA ArtBar, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, Australia

2016 OFFSTAGE 7 ARTSPACE, Auckland, New Zealand

2016 Sedih // Sunno Arts House, Next Wave Festival 2016, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

2016 Sedih // Sunno Metro Arts, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia


CURATED EXHIBITIONS

2019 Landings, Fresh Gallery, Otara, South Auckland, New Zealand

2018 CHI CHI, Firstdraft, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

2015 The Narrative of Location Curatorial Project, Gaffa Gallery, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

2015 The Narrative of Location (Open), Seventh Gallery Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

2012 Together With Time Brunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia


RESIDENCIES AND OTHER PROJECTS

2018 HH Art Residency, Goa, India 

2018 What About Art Residency, Mumbai, India

2017 What About Art Residency, Mumbai, India

2017 Space 118 Residency, Mumbai, India

2016 Thinking Art Workshop Kochi Murzis Biennale, India

2015 Kickstart : Sedih // Sunno Next Wave, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

2014 CreativeLab Recipient ArtPLAY, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

2013 Studio Residency Fort Delta Gallery Melbourne, Victoria, Australia  

2011 Artist @Work Program Art Gallery of Albury, Albury, New South Wales, Australia


AWARDS

2018 New South Wales Visual Arts Emerging Fellowship Finalist

2018 Fishers Ghost Art Award finalist - Contemporary

2017 Konica Minolta Redlands Art Prize Invited by artist Zanny Begg

2017 Fishers Ghost Art Award finalist - Contemporary


COMMISSIONS

2018 52 Artists 52 Actions, Week 13 ARTspace Sydney and Sullivan and Strumpf

2017 Kala Pani, Runway Experimental Art: Issue 35 SPACE

2017 The Locals, Urban Theatre Projects and SweatShop Literary Movement 

2017 Taxi Bhaat, Runway Experimental Art: Issue 33 POWER


GRANTS

2017 NAVA NSW Artists’ Grant Reipient - Round 3 

2017 Australia Council Development Grant

2015 City of Yarra Quick Response Grant

2014 City of Melbourne CreativeLab ArtPLAY Recipient


EDUCATION

2017 Post Graduate Diploma Modern and Contemporary Indian Art BDL Museum, Mumbai, India

2014  Graduate Certificate. Major: Art and Community Engagement VCA and MCM Melbourne, Australia

2009 - 2012  Bachelor of Design Art:  Major: Photomedia and Visual Arts Australian Academy of Design, Melbourne, Victoria 

2011 Bachelor of Design Art: Major: Photomedia and Visual Arts Parsons Paris, Paris, France (On exchange) 

2008 Graduate Certificate in Arts: Major: Arts Management University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia

2001-2005 Bachelor of Arts. Major: Politics and English. University of Wollongong, Wollongong, Australia