ARTIST

 

Subodh Kerkar

Gave up his medical profession to pursue his passion, visual art.  For the past 20 years he has experimented with different media creating a niche for himself, especially in the field of land art and conceptual art. Subodh specializes in creating works using natural materials like shells, bamboo, stones and pebbles.  He has also worked with plants. Subodh is the only artist in the country doing monumental works in nature. Some of the large projects which he handled include: Half a kilometer of installations at Miramar Beach, Goa during the inaugural International Film Festival of India in 2004. Recently Subodh created one kilometer long work titled ‘Unfolding of a Dream’ which incorporated 600 Tibetan prayer flags.

He is recipient of First Prize in Kala Academy Art Show, Goa 2000 and the Busan Biennale Award, South Korea 2006 Subodh has participated in many prestigious shows internationally. To name a few: Strarta Art Fair at Saatchi Gallery, London2013/ ‘The Pepper Cross’ exhibition at Canvas International, Art, Amsterdam 2013 / United Art Fair, New Delhi 2012 & 2013/ ‘The Pepper Cross’ exhibition at The Pepper House, Fort Kochi, Kerala 2013/ Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe, 2013 in Australia 2013/ ‘The Pepper Cross’ exhibition at Zitadelle Spandau, Berlin, Germany 2012/ Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2012 in Australia/ Ruhr Biennale, Duisburg, Germany2010

Subodh Kerkar lives and works in Goa, India and is the Founder of the Kerkar Art Complex, Calangute, Goa, founded in 1992.

 

Works by Subodh Kerkar

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    Indigo I

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    Indigo II

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    Indigo III

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    Indigo IV

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