Waswo X. Waswo (b.1953)

Born in the U.S.A., Waswo studied at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee,The Milwaukee Center for Photography, and Studio Marangoni, The Centre forContemporary Photography in Florence, Italy.His solo exhibitions include A Studio in Rajasthan, Coromandel Art Gallery,Pondicherry, India (2009); A Studio in Rajasthan, Galleria Joyce and Co.,Genoa, Italy (2009); A Studio in Rajasthan (collaborations) Palette Art Gallery,New Delhi (2009) and Kashi Art Gallery, Cochin (2008); Waswo X. Waswo:Photographs, Leenaers Verloop, Amsterdam (2007); India Poems: Photographsby Waswo X. Waswo, Haggerty Museum of Art, Milwaukee (2007); India Poems:The Photographs, Kashi Art Café, Cochin (2007); India Poems: The Photographs,Cymroza Art Gallery, Mumbai (2006); Photographs by Waswo X. Waswo, BombayArt Gallery, Mumbai (2006); India Poems: The Photographs of Waswo X. Waswo,Alliance Francaise de Bangalore, Sri Lanka (2003); India Poems: The Photographs ofWaswo X. Waswo, Alliance Francaise de Kandy, Sri Lanka (2003); India Poems: The Photographs of Waswo X. Waswo, Alliance Francaise de Colombo (2003); IndiaPoems: The Photographs of Waswo X. Waswo, Alliance Francaise de Goa, Panjim(2003); Waswo X. Waswo: Photographs, Anderson Arts Center, Kenosha (2002).His book, India Poems: The Photographs, published by Gallerie Publishers in2006, has been available worldwide. The artist has made his home in Udaipur,Rajasthan, for the past five years. There he collaborates with a variety of localartists including the photo hand-colourist Rajesh Soni. He has also produced aseries of autobiographical miniature paintings in collaboration with the artist R.Vijay. Waswo is represented in India by Gallerie Espace, New Delhi, and SerindiaGallery in Bangkok, Thailand.


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