Probir Gupta | the artist




The artist Probir Gupta
Born 1960, Calcutta, India.
Lives and works in New Delhi.

Style and technique of the artist: Painting,


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Selected works at the Saatchi Gallery
Born in Kolkatta in 1960, Probit Gupta studied painting and murals of the Government College of Art & Crafts, Kolkatta and then at the Ecole Nationale Superieure Des Beaux’s Arts, Paris. He wears many hats as an artist, curator and activist…
Probir Gupta’s takes his fascination for arthropods even further with this multi-layered series of works that recreate the double-edged anxiety from the days of early colonial expansion…
His works pack the kind of visceral energy that has generally evaporated from the more ironic, flamboyant imagery that characterises contemporary Indian painting in particular, and art in general…


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