Aaditi Joshi India, b. 1980


Aaditi Joshi was born in Mumbai, India. She holds a Diploma in drawing and painting from L.S. Raheja School of Art, Mumbai. Her first solo show, Zero Opacity, was held at the Jehangir Art Gallery in Mumbai in 2005. Other group shows in which she has participated include Moonwalk at Gallery Maskara, Mumbai, in 2009 and Present-future, a show curated by Dr. Sarayu Doshi in 2005 at the NGMA in Mumbai. In 2011, Joshi's work was exhibited at the India Art Summit (India Art Fair) and in (M)other India, Galerie du Jour–Agnès B., Paris, France. In addition, she was awarded a Fellowship for the Lucas Artists Residency Program at the Montalvo Art Center, CA, USA. She presented new works at her solo show from December 2011 to January 2012 at Gallery Maskara, Mumbai, and participated in group exhibitions at the India Art Fair, New Delhi, VIP Art Fair online, and SH Contemporary, Shanghai, China, in 2012. Joshi is one of 20 artists shortlisted for the ŠKODA Prize 2012.


— Courtesy of Gallery Maskara