ARTIST

 

Mahjbin I Majumdar

Born in Dhaka, Bangladesh July 1970 did her Bachelor of Fine Arts from Kala Bhavana, Santiniketan.

Mahjabin’s work belongs to the world where present is juxtaposed with past, Her associations with the two places at the same time, the co-existence of her immediate surroundings, the everyday, and the memory & and dilemma of homeland, layered with bitter-sweet sense of loss are both caught between overlapped spaces of estrangement & togetherness, she continues to straddle the two worlds and wants her work to live in such a twilight zone of sensibility.  

Among the many shows she has participated in are: A Group Show “Confluence” Presented by Maya Art Space, Kolkata 2013; “Artist From Bengal” Presented by Akar Prakar, Delhi 2012; “Objects” at Ganges Art Gallery 2012; A Group show of Modern & Contemporary Indian art curated by Dr. Rebecca M. Brown from the collection of Shelley & Donald Rubin the College of New Jersey Galleries, USA. Titled “Goddess, Lion, Peasant, Priest” 2012; ‘Bridge 2 Worlds’ Part two, Organised by IMA Foundation, London, UK 2010; Asian Contemporary Art Summit New York, USA 2010. Mahjabin has also had a solo “Sound Of Silence” Organized by Sarjan Art Gallery, Baroda 2007. Her works can be found in the collections of : Rubin Museum New York USA; Universal Graphic Museum Egypt; Kanagawa Prefectural Gallery, Japan; Ministry of Foreign Affair, Netherlands & many private collections in India & abroad.

 

Mahjabin lives & works in Santiniketan.

Works by Mahjbin I Majumdar

  • Mahjbin I Majumdar

    SANCTUARY

    Acrylic on Canvas

  • Mahjbin I Majumdar

    Quagmire

    Acrylic on Canvas

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