Jagannath Panda

(b.1970)
Born in Bhubaneshwar, Orrissa, Panda completed his BFA in Sculpture at B.K. College of Arts and Crafts there in 1991,and his MFA in Sculpture at the Faculty of Fine Arts, M.S. University, Baroda in 1994. He was a visiting researcher at Fukuoka University of Education, Fukuoka, Japan, 1997 and also completed an MFA in Fine Sculpture from the Royal College of Art, London, 2002. He has exhibited his work at many venues, including the Hockney Gallery, London, 2002; Nature Morte at the Hungarian Information Cultural Centur, Delhi ,2000; KHOJ International Exhibition at British Council, Delhi, 2000; Zamoca Foundation Gallery, Tokyo, 1998; and Saffronart & The Guild Gallery, Mumbai, 2004. In 1990 he won the Lalit Kala Akademi Award, and the All India Fine Arts and Crafts Society Award, Delhi, in 1996. The artist currently lives and works in Delhi;