Baiju Parthan

Baiju Parthan

Brief Bio:
Baiju Parthan has participated in several landmark International exhibitions including, ‘Under Construction’, an exhibition of Asian Contemporary art, Japan Foundation, Tokyo, Japan, (2002); ‘New moves’ International Live Art Festival, Glasgow, UK (2002); ‘Kapital and Karma’, Kunsthalle Wien, Austria (2002); ‘New moves’ International Live Art Festival, Glasgow, UK (2004); ‘Art in Contemporary India’, Culturgest, Lisbon, Portugal (2004); NRLA, Live Art Festival, Midland, Perth, Australia (2005); ‘Indian Contemporary’, Benedictine Museum, Fecamp, France (2004); International Live Art Festival, Glasgow (2008); ‘Beyond Globalization’, Beijing, (2009); 101 Contemporary Art Fair, Tokyo (2009); ‘INDIA!’, Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil (CCBB) Rio de Janeiro (2012);  ‘Go see India’, Vasa Konsthall, Gothenburg, Sweden (2010); ‘The Eye and The Mind: New Interventions in Contemporary Indian Art’, Minsheng Art Museum Beijing, China (2015).
Born in Kerala, INDIA
Currently lives and works in Mumbai (Bombay)

Bachelors Degree in Painting -B.F.A

Postgraduate Diploma -Comparative Mythology

Bachelors Degree Botany -B.Sc.

Master of Arts Philosophy-MA 



2009     Syncytium / Cosmopolis Installation - Living off The Grid  curated By Meera Menezez - Anant Art Gallery,

             New Delhi.

2009     Arpeggio for Abbe Faria- Photo Installation- Retrieval Systems Curated by Ranjit Hoskote - Art Alive Gallery       

             new Delhi

2008     RORSCHACH BREATH -Dual Channel Video-( Mechanisms of Motion) Anant Art Gallery,

             New Delhi,( Third life) Bombay Art Gallery Mumbai

2007     LIQUID MEMORY new media Installation-Christian Hosp Galleries, Nassereith,


2005     NRLA – Live Art Festival , Midland, Perth , Australia

2004     FLOW-Instant Karma Algorithm-Interactive video data projection, New moves

             International Live Art Festival, Glasgow-UK

2004     Zoom ! Art in Contemporary India, Culturgest, Lisbon, Portugal

2004     Along the X axis: video art from India and Pakistan -Apeejay Media Gallery, New Delhi

2003     FEED-What You See Is What You Get-Interactive video data projection-Khoj

             International artists camp, Bangalore, India

2002     Diary of the Inner Cyborg, Interactive projection, 'CODE' Interactive Digital installation-Under Construction-     

             exhibition of Asian Contemporaray art,  Organised by Japan Foundation,Tokyo, Japan

2002     NecessaryIllusionswith 24 cups of coffee -Interactive projection, New moves International Live Art Festival,  


2002     Diary of the Inner Cyborg, Interactive projection, Stephen Lawrence Gallery. Greenwich, London

2002     'CODE' Interactive Digital installation 'Kapital and Karma', Kunsthalle Wien, Austria

2001     Video Installation-' Leap Into and Across'-Collaborative work with a Particle physicist. Venue Tata Theatre,  


2001     Interactive Digital Installation 'Asystole'-A Diary of the Inner Cyborg Version-0.1 The Fine Art Company  

             Gallery, Mumbai

2000     Interactive Digital Installation 'Necessary Illusions With 24Cups of Coffee, Lakeeren Contemporary Art   

             Gallery, Mumbai.

2000     Interactive Digital Installation 'CODE' ,  National Gallery of Modern Art Mumbai.

2000     Site specific installation 'THE CROSSING',  Army-Navy Building foyer, Kalaghoda Art District, Mumbai.

1999     Interactive Digital Installation 'BRAHMA'S HOMEPAGE', Lakeeren Contemporary Art Gallery, Mumbai.




2019     Sculpsit: Between Thought and Action, curated by Sasha Alta, Sunaparanta - Goa Centre for the Arts in collaboration with The Guild, Goa

2019    Sculpsit: Between Thought and Action, curated by Sasha Alta, at The Guild, Alibaug

2018     Futures Present, curated by Sathyanand Mohan, presented by The Guild with Gallery WHITE, Vadodara

2015     The Eye and The Mind: New Interventions in Contemporary Indian Art, Minsheng Art Museum Beijing, China

2013     Organic dreams of electric sheep: Image, Empathy and Pulse: After Philip K. Dick,
             The Guild, Mumbai

2012    INDIA- LADO A LADO curated by Tereza de Arruda, SESC 

             Belenzinho Sao Paula, Brazil

2012     Variable Operatives, The Guild, Mumbai

2011     INDIA!, Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil (CCBB), Rio de Janeiro.

2010     Go see India,  Vasa Konsthall, Gothenburg, Sweden.

2010     The 11th Hou, Tang contemporary art gallery, Beijing, China

2009     Indian Contemporary,  Benedictine Museum, Fecamp, France

2009     Beyond Globalization,  Pan Asian contemporary show, Beyond Art Space, Beijing, China

2008     Ghost of Souza, Aicon Gallery, New York

2008     Everywhere is war, Bodhi Gallery,Mumbai

2008-    101 Contemporary, Tokyo, Japan

2007     Rant+Liquid Memory, Vadehra Art gallery, N. Delhi

2007     Aparanta, Contemporary Art In Goa, Panjim

2006     Altered Realities (Shibu Nateshan, Baiju Parthan, Chiotrovanu Majumdar– Arts India New York

2005     KAAM, Gallery Artsindia New York

2005     Alchemy ( Baiju Parthan, Jitish Kallat, Shibu Nateshan, Chitrovanu Majumdar)

2005     Paths of Progressionm, Bodhi, Singapore2005-Arad biennale , Romania

2003     Art on Paper, Royal College of Art London

2002     Alchemy, Contemporay Indian and British art-Stephen Lawrence Gallery, London

2001     Indian Contemporary Art , California , USA, organised by and Apparao Galleries

2000     Sotheby's Artist of theYear Award show, National GalleryofModernArt,Mumbai

2000     ExileandLonging,Artistsfrom Kerala,Lakeeren Contemporary art Gallery,Mumbai

2000     Art and Technology 'The magazine show' National gallery of Modern Art Mumbai

2000     Icons of the Millennium , Nehrucentre Mumbai organized by Lakeeren Contemporary Art Gallery, Mumbai

             Gallery Mumbai 1999 -9th Asian Biennale, Dhaka, Bangladesh

1999     ImagesandIdeas, National Gallery of Modern Art, Mumbai 1997-50YearsofIndian Contemporary Art
             Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai

1998     Exhibition of Indian contemporary art 'Gegenwartskunst ausIndien' (The Harsh Goenka collection),
             Leverkusen, Germany

1996     WithintheFrame, IndianContemporaryArt,Visual ArtsCentre,HongKong

1996     Chamatkara, Indian Contemporary Art, Whiteley'sGallery, London

1996     Four Visions, The Gallery, Hong Kong

1995     Duo show, Sarina Tang Gallery, New York




2011     Displacement- Mill Junction part 2- Paintings and Photoworks . AICON gallery, London

2010     Mill Junction - Paintings and Photoworks. AICON gallery New York

2007     Liquid memory + Rant - Inter-media show,  Vadehra Gallery New Delhi

2006     Source Code- Large Format paintings, Museum Gallery, Art Musings Gallery, Mumbai

2005     New media prints, The Guild Gallery - Mumbai

2002     Espace Gallery – New Delhi

2002     Fine Art Company- Mumbai

2000     Lakeeren Contemporary Art gallery

1999     Gallery Sumukha, Bangalore.

1997     Apparao Galleries, Madras.

1996     Chaze Gallery, Goa.

1995     Sophia Duchesne Gallery, Mumbai.

1993     Sophia Duchesne Gallery, Mumbai

1992     Masterpiece Gallery, New Delhi.

1992     Sophia Duchesne Gallery, Mumbai.

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