ARTIST

 

Jayshree Basak

Jayshree Basak did her BFA in printmaking from Rabindra Bharati University in 2005 and her MFA from Kala Bhavana Santiniketan. She is recipient of the National scholarship (2007-2009).
Jayshree though a printmaker has taken her work a step further by introducing meticulously embroidered fabric as a part of her expression. She uses the Kantha technique to infuse self-introspections on feminine issues. Her works bring a whiff of freshness to the etching technique. Jayshree in her short career span has already won several awards. In 2012, 2011 & 2008 she was awarded at ‘Aranya’, an Annual Exhibition organized by ‘Rad’, Kolkata. She is also the recipient of the 2004 Jury Award at the Annual Art Exhibition, ‘Kalavrat Nyas’, Ujjain.
Jayshree has participated in many shows nationally as well as internationally, some prominent amongst these are 2010 Penang International Print Exhibition, Malaysia /2009 Exhibition of Painting & Graphics, Organized by Assistant High Commission of India, Chittagong, Bangladesh /2008 Naestved International Exhibition of Mini Prints, Denmark / The Americas Biennial Exhibition, Austin, U.S.A /2006 Exhibition of Prints, Saga Art College/ 2007-2013 Annual Exhibition of Birla Academy of Art & Culture, Kolkata /2010 ‘Prints 21’, Exhibition of Printmaking, Studio 21, Kolkata / 2010: ‘Passage Rites’, Icon Art Gallery, Hyderabad / 2008: ‘Entourage de color’ Birla academy of Art & Culture, Kolkata.
Jayshree lives and works in Kolkata.

Works by Jayshree Basak

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    The Chair

    Printmaking

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    Fall Winterscape

    Printmaking

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    Dream Time

    Printmaking

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    The Weekend

    Printmaking

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    Happy Journey

    Printmaking

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