ARTIST

 

Niresh Poddar

Was educated in the government college of art and craft, Kolkata.  He spent a major part of his life in the verdant atmosphere of Andaman & Nicobar Islands. This exotic island and its native people influenced his works heavily. Each stroke of colour depicts the lushness of nature that surrounded him. His simplified human forms and expressions also hark back to the primordial.
Niresh exhibited in many shows such as “exhibition of Indian Contemporaries” Paris 1985 / The exhibition of Indian Contemporary artists RE- union  Lalit Kala Academy 1990/ VII Triennale, New Delhi 1991/ Indian Contemporary Painting at the Union Of Seychelles organised by Lalit Kala Academy 1991 / “Down trodden & We “ organised By Lalit Kala Academy on Birth Centenary of B R Ambedkar 1991 / Indian Drawing Biennale , Chandigarh, organised by “The Solid” 1992 / National Exhibition 1993/ Kala Mela 1992 /  solo Exhibition in Chicago USA 1999.
Niresh was awarded for the best drawing at the 1st Biennale held at Chandigarh in 1992. He was also awarded the chief commissioners commendation certificate for the propagation of art and culture in the Andaman & Nicobar Islands.His works can be found in the collection of Lalit Kala Acdemy, Delhi, The Jowahar Kala Kendra, Jaipur, Public Gallery Re-Union Island, National Museum ;Cellular Jail Museum ,among many other private collections in India & Abroad.

Works by Niresh Poddar

  • Niresh Poddar

    Woman & nature 3

    Oil on Canvas

  • Niresh Poddar

    In The Blazing Fall

    Oil on Canvas

  • Niresh Poddar

    Woman & nature 7

    Oil on Canvas

  • Niresh Poddar

    Woman & Nature 8

    Oil on Canvas

  • Niresh Poddar

    Woman & nature 4

    Oil on Canvas

  • Niresh Poddar

    Woman & nature 2

    Oil on Canvas

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