Print

CV


  • 1974 Born in Calcutta, India
  • Lives and works in London

Education

  • 2001-2002 MA Fine Art, Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, London
  • 1998-2001 BA (Honors) Fine Art, Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, London

Solo Exhibitions

2017

  • Raqib Shaw, The Whitworth, Manchester

2016

  • Self-Portraits, White Cube Bermondsey, London

2015

  • New Sculptures, Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg
  • New Sculptures, Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris

2013

  • Raqib Shaw, Rudolfinium, Prague
  • Raqib Shaw, Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester

2012

  • ‘Of Beasts and Super-Beasts’ Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris

2011

  • 'Paradise Lost', White Cube, London

2009

  • ‘Absence of God’, Karlsplatz Project Space, Kunsthalle Wien, Wien
  • ‘Absence of God’, White Cube Hoxton, London

2008

  • ‘Raqib Shaw’, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

2006

  • ‘Garden of Earthly Delights’, Museum of Contemporary Art, Miami
  • ‘Art Now: Raqib Shaw’, Tate Britain, London

2005

  • ‘Garden of Earthly Delights’, Deitch Projects, New York

2004

  • ‘Garden of Earthly Delights’, Victoria Miro Gallery, London


Group Exhibitions

2012

  • 7th Asia Pacific Triennal, Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane
  • ‘Summer Exhibition’, Royal Academy, London
    'The Best of Times, The Worst of Times. Rebirth and Apocalypse in Contemporary Art', 1st Kiev Biennale Arsenale
  • ‘Phantoms of Asia’ Asian Art Museum, San Francisco

2011

  • ‘Asian Contemporary Art from Private Collections’, Singapore Art Museum 
  • ‘A Dream of Eternity’, Villa Empain, Brussels 
  • 'Painting Between the Lines' CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco
  • 'East ex East', Brand New Gallery, Milan

2010

  • 'Kupferstichkabinett: Between Thought and Action', White Cube, London
  • 'The Beauty of Distance: 17th Biennale of Sydney’, Sydney

2009

  • ‘Nightmare Full of Unspeakable Things’, Concept V, New York
  • 'Taswir: Pictorial Mappings of Islam & Modernity', Martin-Gropius Bau, Berlin
  • ‘The Power of Ornament’, Belvedere (Orangery, Lower Belvedere), Vienna

2007

  • ‘Panic Room – Works from The Dakis Joannous Collection’, Deste Foundation, Centre for Contemporary Art, Athens

2006

  • ‘6th Gwangju Biennale’, Gwangju, South Korea
  • ‘Without Boundary: Seventeen Ways of Looking’, The Museum of Modern Art, New York
  • ‘Around the World in Eighty Days’, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London
  • ‘Passion for Paint’, The National Gallery, London
  • ‘Passion for Paint’, Bristol City and Art Gallery, Avon
  • ‘Passion for Paint’, Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle

2005

  • ‘Expanded Painting’, Prague Biennale, Prague

2004

  • ‘Plantmania! Art and the World of Plants’, Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens

2003

  • ‘Nation and Nature; Vaster than Empires’, Hastings Museum and Art Gallery
  • ‘Nation and Nature; Vaster than Empires’, Worcester City Art Gallery
  • ‘Nation and Nature; Vaster than Empires’, The Yard Gallery, Nottingham
  • ‘Nation and Nature; Vaster than Empires’, Lethaby Gallery, London

2002

  • ‘Direction 2002’, The London Institute Gallery, London
  • ‘Chancellor’s Forum’, London College of Fashion, London

2001

  • ‘Future Map 2001’, Lethaby Gallery, London