Ravinder Reddy

Untitled

Lot No
52
Medium
Polyester, resin, fibreglass painted and gilded
Year
2007 - 08
Size
85 x 55 x 83 (not including base)
Estimate
Rs. 1,50,00,000 - 2,00,00,000

Winning Bid

₹ 1,67,73,986

(Inclusive 15% margin)

additional information

Illustrated are three views of the sculpture

Exhibited : Third Dimension, Mumbai: Sakshi Gallery, 7 June - 9 July 2010

India: Art Now, Ishoj, Denmark: ARKEN Museum of Modern Art, 18 August 2012 - 13 January 2013

Published : India: Art Now, exhibiton catalogue, Ishoj: ARKEN Museum of Modern Art and Ostfildern: Hatje Cantz, 2013, p. 35 (illustrated)

Provenance : From an important Mumbai based collection, artwork was acquired by the present owner from Saffronart.

Artwork Size

Height of the figure - 6ft

about artist

Born in 1956 in Andhra Pradesh, Ravinder Reddy completed his B.F.A.(Sculpture) from M.S. University, Vadodara in 1980 and M.F.A.(Creative Sculpture) in 1982. He secured a Diploma (Art and Design) from Goldsmith College of Arts, University of London, 1983 and did a Short Course Certificate (Ceramics), Royal College of Art, London, a year later. He has also been teaching at the Andhra University’s Department of Fine Arts. The artist’s works have been shown widely throughout India and internationally, including Sackler Gallery, Washington Dc. (2003), at Walsh Gallery, Chicago (2003). He has participated in several prestigious group exhibitions, including an exhibition of Global Creatures, La Virreinna Exposicions Institute de Cultura, Barcelona, (2002), and ‘India: Contemporary Art from North Eastern Private Collections at JaneVoorhees’, Zimmerli Art Museum, US (2002). He has been invited to participate in various sculptor’s camps and workshops. His works feature in many prestigious private and public collections in India and internationally. The artist is known abroad for his striking colorful heads and figurative sculptures of Indian female forms. Ravinder Reddy lives and works in Visakpatnam.