ARTIST

 

Chandrashekhar Waghmare

Born in 1988, Chandrashekhar did his B.F.A. in Painting from Govt. Chitrakala Mahavidyalaya,Nagpur in 2011 and his MVA in Graphics from M.S.University Baroda in 2013. This young artist’s work celebrates life; it’s sweet and bitter parts. He enjoys working on a subject matter related to everyday life experiences. He engages his work with nostalgic memories, suppressed emotions & anxiety. The use of frames, in his works denotes the invasion of private spaces. The artist likes disfiguration. He is also concerned about the society in which he exists and feels that we are performers on a stage and been watched by others constantly. He has used CCTV cameras, sarcastically.
Chandrashekhar has received numerous awards in his brief career. He is the recipient of the Art society of India (Print making)-2014 / 3rd Award(Graphics) All India Art Exhibition, S.C.Z.C.C. Nagpur – 2013 / 3rd Award Lalit kala academy Gujrat-2012 & 1stAward, Govt. Chitrakala Mahavidyalaya, Nagpur-2011 among others. Some exhibitions he has participated in are : Unwind residency show, Red Earth art gallery, Baroda 2013 / Multiple Enconters a festival of printmaking , Aifacs , New Delhi-2013 / Unfurl Printmaking group show, Fine Arts Faculty Exhibition Hall, Baroda 2013 / Kala Sakshi group show Dhumimal art gallery, New Delhi 2011 / Mansoon group show Mumbai, Jahangir art gallery-2011.
Chandrashekhar lives & works in Vadodara, Gujarat.

Works by Chandrashekhar Waghmare

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    Unicorn

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    Glimpse of My Time

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    Untitled

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    Flying Newz

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    Glimpse of Our Time

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