Nicola Durvasula (b. 1960, Jersey) lives and works in Walmer, UK. Studied at the Kent Institute of Art & Design, Canterbury; Institut National des Langues et Civilisations Orientales, Paris; Atelier Gravure, Ecole des Beaux-Arts de Paris; and Ecole des, Beaux-Arts du Havre. Residencies include the Alice Boner Institute, Varanasi, India (2018). Select solo exhibitions include I Am Here, Galerie Mirchandani + Steinruecke, Mumbai (2012); Blame it on the Sun, Rachmaninoff's, London (2011); Static lines and where they take you, Thomas Erben Gallery, New York (2007); Galerie Rue Montgrand, E.S.B.A.M, Marseille (2004); Indian Rope Trick, Centre 19, Montbeliard (2002); and Max Mueller Bhavan, Hyderabad, India (1994). Select group exhibitions include Thinking Tantra, Drawing Room, London (2016); The Museum of Rhythm, Muzeum Sztuki, Lodz (2016); The Kochi-Muziris Biennale, Kerala (2016); The Sahmat Collective: Art and Activism in India since 1989, Smart Museum of Art, Chicago (2013); Home Spun, Devi Art Foundation, Gurgaon (2012); Watercolour, Tate Britain, London (2011); The Acceptance World, Rachmaninoff’s, London (2007); and Lila/Play: Contemporary Miniatures and New Art from South Asia, Cultural Festival of the Melbourne, Commonwealth Games, Melbourne (2006).
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