Nataraj Sharma

Alternate Shapes for the Earth (Star)

Lot No
4
Medium
Metal
Year
2007
Size
132 x 36 x 36
Estimate
Rs. 4,00,000 - 6,00,000

Winning Bid

₹ 5,51,034

(Inclusive 15% margin)

additional information

Exhibited : ‘Nataraj Sharma Solo Exhibition : Work in Progress’ 14th - 30th November, 2008 at Bodhi Space, Mumbai.

‘Frontline: Notations from the Contemporary Indian Urban’ 2008 at Bodhi, Berlin, Germany.

‘Art and Public’ Geneva, 2008.

Published : ‘Nataraj Sharma : Alternate Shapes for the Earth’ by Bodhi Art, 2007, on the cover and pl. 5.

Provenance : Property from an important Delhi based corporate collection, artwork was acquired by the present owner directly from the artist.

Artwork Size

Height of the figure - 6ft

about artist

Nataraj Sharma was born in Karnataka and studied at the M.S.U. Faculty of Fine Arts, Baroda. His solo exhibitions include ones at Bodhi Art, New York, 2007 and Bose Pacia Gallery, New York, 2005. A select listing of his group exhibitions includes: Saffronart and Apparao Gallery, Los Angeles, 2001; Edge of Desire: Recent Art in India Co-presented in New York by Asia Society and Queens Museum of Art, 2005; "Indian Summer", Ecole Nationale Superieure Des Beaux-Arts, Paris, 2005; and the 51st Venice Biennale in 2005. He was awarded the Sotheby`s Prize for Contemporary Indian Art in the year 2000. Sharma presently lives and works in Baroda.