Gauri Gill (b. 1970)
Gauri Gill received a BFA in Applied Art from the Delhi College of Art in 1992 anda second BFA in Photography from the Parsons School of Design in New York in1994. She received her MFA in Art from Stanford University in California.Her second solo exhibition ‘Notes from the Desert’ was exhibited at NatureMorte Gallery, New Delhi and Matthieu Foss Gallery Mumbai (2010 -11). Herfirst solo exhibition ‘The Americans’ was exhibited at Bose Pacia Gallery, Kolkata;Nature Morte Gallery, New Delhi; Matthieu Foss Gallery, Mumbai; the ThomasWelton Art Gallery, Stanford University; the Chicago Cultural Centre, Chicago andBose Pacia Gallery, New York (2008 – 2009) and is still traveling. Her works havebeen included in important group exhibitions including ‘Where Three DreamsCross: 150 Years of Photography from India, Pakistan and Bangladesh’ (WhitechapelGallery, London and Fotomuseum Winterthur, Switzerland); ‘The Self and theOther: Portraiture in Contemporary Indian Photography’ (Palau de la Virreina,Barcelona); ‘Public Places, Private Spaces’ (Newark Museum, New Jersey); ‘ShiftingShapes: Unstable Signs’ (Yale Art Gallery, Yale University, New Haven); as well asin a two person show with Tomoko Yoneda at Lucy Mackintosh Gallery, Lausannecalled ‘Rememory’; and with Sunil Gupta at the India International Center in NewDelhi, ‘Gill and Gupta’.