Praneet Soi

Piggyback

Lot No
40
Medium
Fibreglass
Year
2008
Size
50 x 32 x 23 in.
Estimate
Rs. 3,00,000 - 4,00,000

Winning Bid

₹ 3,75,705

(Inclusive 15% margin)

additional information

Exhibited : ‘Still Life by Praneet Soi’, at Vadehra Art Gallery, 2009.

Provenance : Property from a collection based in Mumbai. Artwork was acquired by the present owner from AstaGuru.

Artwork Size

Height of the figure - 6ft

about artist

Praneet Soi born 1971 in Kolkata studied painting at the M.S.U in Baroda. After graduating in 1990 he took a hiatus from studies and worked in the advertising sector in the capital. On a scholarship he travelled to California to receive his second master’s degree in visual arts from the University of California. Thereafter he had two residential stints the first at Skowhegan, Maine & Rijksakademie van beeldende Kunsten in Holland.

He had a solo exhibition in Mumbai in 2015 and was one of four Indian artists to represent India at the Indian Pavilion in Venice in 2014.