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Prakash Bal Joshi

Mumbai, India 6 Followers

About Artist

Prakash Bal Joshi is a multifaceted personality with four decades in journalism, creative writing and international recognition as an artist.He was appointed as a jury for an international art competition organized by...

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Prakash Bal Joshi is a multifaceted personality with four decades in journalism, creative writing and international recognition as an artist.He was appointed as a jury for an international art competition organized by a renowned art gallery, Belgravia, Mayfair, London and WCA. He has been appointed as ethics adviser by the international group of artists – World Citizen Artists with worldwide represent
He has four books to his credit. “ Prakash Bal Joshi yanchya Katha” and "Maitrinichi Goshta" (story of a friend), both collection of short stories, "Gateway" explores complexities and contradictions of urban living in Mumbai, accompanied by sketches and Poll Book 2000.
His art installation – Gods Particle –in India Art Festival, Mumbai 2012 received international appreciation as scientists related with the scientific experiment got Nobel Prize in 2013
As a painter, he is spontaneous and his work is the culmination of a deep thought process which poses basic fundamental questions regarding his own existence. He switches effortlessly from using a pen to write his inner thoughts and observations, to a pencil or a brush to express a much more complicated inner turmoil. He has been wielding the pen and brush together for more than three decades.
His works reflects an inner turmoil, the paintings basically revolve around the eternal dilemma: “Who am I and why do I draw?”

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  • About Artist

    Prakash Bal Joshi is a multifaceted personality with four decades in journalism, creative writing and international recognition as an artist.He was appointed as a jury for an international art competition organized by a renowned art gallery, Belgravia, Mayfair, London and WCA. He has been appointed as ethics adviser by the international group of artists – World Citizen Artists with worldwide represent
    He has four books to his credit. “ Prakash Bal Joshi yanchya Katha” and "Maitrinichi Goshta" (story of a friend), both collection of short stories, "Gateway" explores complexities and contradictions of urban living in Mumbai, accompanied by sketches and Poll Book 2000.
    His art installation – Gods Particle –in India Art Festival, Mumbai 2012 received international appreciation as scientists related with the scientific experiment got Nobel Prize in 2013
    As a painter, he is spontaneous and his work is the culmination of a deep thought process which poses basic fundamental questions regarding his own existence. He switches effortlessly from using a pen to write his inner thoughts and observations, to a pencil or a brush to express a much more complicated inner turmoil. He has been wielding the pen and brush together for more than three decades.
    His works reflects an inner turmoil, the paintings basically revolve around the eternal dilemma: “Who am I and why do I draw?”

  • Academics

    Bsc from Pune university
    Self taught artist encouraged by internationally renowned artist Ara. Developed his own distinct art processes during work spanning over four decades

  • Exhibitions

    Select participation by artist Prakash Bal Joshi

    * Lalit Kala Akademi New Delhi -solo show "mindscape" March 2016
    * Jehangir Art Gallery , Mumbai , group show
    January 2016

    * Bressuire , France – Two-month exhibition of 22 art works in
    July-August 2015
    * Asiamania art event , Indian Pavilion Seoul, South Korea –
    April 2015
    * Upavan Festival ,Thane – April 2015
    * India Art Festival 2014 Mumbai – exhibited oil on canvas art works
    • Khajuraho Festival – art event participation 2014
    • Arterie Fine Arts : Chicago ,USA, group show 2014
    • India Arts Festival 2013 – Nehru Center, Mumbai. installation n paintings
    • Artgate ,Mumbai 2013 : Participation in inaugural show of a new gallery
    • Brush Strokes Art Gallery ,Pune 2013 : Participation in inaugural show of the new gallery
    • Thimphu Bhutan: July 2013. participated in group show at Nehru Wangchuk Cultural Centre
    • Izmir Biennial, Turkey, 2013 painting selected out of 2500 global entries.
    • Kala Ghoda Arts Festival Mumbai 2013
    art installation – Coal Block

    * India Art Festival 2012 Mumbai –
    Installation – "God Particle" / showcasing latest work on canvas
    * Art Basel, Switzerland - 2012 (biggest art festival in Europe)
    Exhibition of work on canvas
    * Participation in Whasup – art festival at Lokhandwala complex, Andheri, Mumbai. Art installation Mumbai Facebook 2012 depicting how people living in metropolis like Mumbai become faceless.
    * Participation in Kala Ghoda Arts Festival 2012, Mumbai – hanging installation of a HandCart as a symbol of human endeavor.
    * Nibru will also pass – an exhibition of paintings at Art Buy Appointment Gallery at
    Juhu, Mumbai. 2012
    * Participation in India Art Festival -2011, Nehru Centre in Mumbai
    * Worlds within World – Bajaj Art Gallery 2011 exhibition presented by
    Mumbai Art Kollective (MARK)
    * Solo show hosted by Leela Kempanski, Bangalore in June 2011 on the occasion of the International Environment Day. Launched by grand daughter of Mahatma Gandhi Sumitra Gandhi Kulkarni.
    * Solo show of PBJ art work at Colorida Art Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal for one month –November 2010
    * Pune Artfest 2010 organized by the Indiaart Gallery at Empress Garden Pune to observe World Environment Day. Live demonstration for group of amateur artists by Prakash Bal Joshi
    * Las Vegas International Exhibition of select artists February 2010 at the Southern Nevada Museum of Fine Art. The museum authorities decided to include PBJ's art work in permanent collection
    * A group of authors, photographers and artists undertake to record life in Dharavi- the biggest slum in Asia in central Mumbai. The slum will be demolished to make way for high-rise towers. PBJ participates in the Dharavi documentation project 2010
    * PBJ's art work exhibited at the Kalaghoda festival Mumbai -2010
    * Art work selected for IV Biennial of Coruche, Portugal -2009
    * Online exhibition World Water Day 2009
    recorded on the UN website along with important events of the Day.
    * Two-week solo exhibition "subtle changes" at the Indiaart gallery Pune 2009.
    * Art auction in Norway for Children of Malavai
    Auction conducted by noted curator Erik Throstvedt
    Norway - 20009
    * Women & Water Rights: Rivers of Regeneration
    Minneapolis University, USA 2008
    * Participation in the international group show organized by
    Galerija Vernissage, Osjik, Croatia -2009
    * Artist Center members group show-2009
    * "Subtle Changes" solo exhibition of art work depicting impact of climatic changes on environment as well as human behaviour. Exhibition Kitabmahal was launched by artist Nawaz Singhania
    while personal website published by Maharashtra Governor S.C.Jamir 2008.
    * Participated in group show Explicit -Implicit
    at Bangalore Gallery G -2008
    * Artist Centre group show 2008
    * Artist Centre group show 2006
    * Gateway exhibition of paintings and sketches launched in Artist Centre, Mumbai, by then
    Maharashtra CM Vilasrao Deshmukh and
    Renowned editor Kumar Ketkar - 2006

  • Award & Recognition

    Jury : He has been appointed as jury for an international art show with "peace" as the theme organized by World Citizen Artists and Belgravia Gallery, London
    Appointed as Ethics ambassador by a group of international Artists.

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