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Ashok Khant

Birth & Educations  :

1959, 2nd June, Bhayavadar, Dist: Rajkot, Gujarat

1989 - Government Diploma In Art, Painting, Vallabh Vidyanagar

1979 - Art Teachers Diploma, Vallabh Vidyanagar (Centre First)

Profile

Awards & Reputed Honours:

2016 - Kalanand Art Contest - 2016, Prafulla Dahanukar Art Foundation Award, Mumbai 

2008 - Artmajeur Belgium Awards 2008, (For : Http://Akhant.Wordpress.Com )

1993 - National Award By Maha Kaushal Kala Parisad, Raipur (M.P.)

1992 - Painting Award By World Wide Fund For Nature- India ,Valsad Division

1989, 1988 - Annual Exhibition Award By Kala Kendra Collage Of Fine Arts Vallabh Vidyanagar

1989 - Sketching Award By Shri Bhaikaka Birth Centenary Celebrations, Vallabh Vidyanagar

1987 - National Gold Medal By Amateur Artist Association.,Nalgonda (A.P.)

1987 - Portrait Painting Award By Rotract Club, Nadiad

1986 - National Youth Award By Handicapped Welfare Federation, New Delhi

1984 - State Award By Gujarat State Lalit Kala Academy,Ganghinagar

Honours

2017 - Gujarat visual artist’s Association, Ahmedabad

2016 - Bhayavadar Patidar Samaj, Bhayavadar  (My Native place)

2016 - ‘Vageswary Samman’ Hindi Sahitya Author Group of Madhya Pradesh- ‘Daysti’, Guna  (MP)

2014 -“Gaurav Puraskar” year 2012-13, Gujarat state Lalit  Kala Academy.

2013 - 3rd ’Rajiv Gandhi Excellence Award-2013′ Seemapuri Times Presents (Lucknow)  New Delhi

2013 - Inclusion Of The 63 Amazing  Realistic Artists From Around The World ,‘I See Me, Inc’,  Usa

2009 - 4th International ‘ Sardar Patel Award 2009 ”, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Foundation, New Delhi

2005 - Gujarat State Art Teacher’s Association, Ahmedabad

2004 - Narendra Modi Chief Minister of Gujarat on 15 August at Anand

 

Exhibitions

Solo Show :

2017 – Porbandar  Art Gallery

2016 – Manas Bhavan , Guna  Madhya  Pradesh

2015 – ‘Yatra : 1980 T0 2015 ’ , CVM Collage Of Fine Arts, Vallabh Vidyanagar

2013 - AIFACS, New Delhi

2013 - Nehru Centre, AC Gallery Mumbai 

2010 - Artists’ Centre, Mumbai 

2013, 2010, 1996, 1987 – Ravishankar Raval Kala Bhavan, Ahmedabad

2008, 2005, 2002, 2001 - Contemporary Art Gallery, Ahmedabad

2006 - Rotry Art Gallery, Surat

2005 - Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai

2003 - Gallery Leela, Mumbai

1999 - D.C.Patel School Of Architecture, Vallabh Vidyanagar

1993 - Rankuva Education Trust, Rankuva

1992 - R. S.Chambers, Anand

Group Show :

2016 - Asmita Parv -19 , Gurukul , Mahuva, Gujarat,  By Pujya Moraari Bapu

2016 - Gallery Of Light, DUCTAC, Mall Of The Emirates, Dubai UAE Sponsord By Art Mudra, Mumbai

2013, "Colors Of Devine Expressions", Artist Group - Ravishankar Raval Kala Bhavan Ahmedabad 

2013 – The ’Srishti‘ Contemporary Art Of India At Panjab Kala Bhavan , Chandigarh

2013 - 12 X 12 = 144 Artists, The Mega Art Show At Faculty Of Fine Arts, Vadodara

2012 – ‘Life On Wall’ An International Art Show At Birla Academy, Kolkata, By Art Family

2012 – ‘’Anaamaya - 2012’ Karnataka Chitrakala Parishath, Bangalore

2011 – Kamalnayan Bajaj Art Gallery, Mumbai

2011 - Art Mall , New Delhi 

2010 - Art Fusion Show, 2001 Artist Group, Nehru Centre, Mumbai 

2009 - Renaissance Gallerie Bangalore

2008 – ‘Dharohar” Kanchan Art Gallery, Jaipur

2001 - Ipcowala Santram College Of Fine Art, Vallabh Vidyanagar, (Photography Of Earthquake)       

2001 - National School Of Interior Design, Rajkot (Photography Of Earthquake)

2001 - India Habitat Centre New Delhi (Sponsored By Krishna’s Collections,)

1999 - Jehangir Art Gallery,  Mumbai ,

1992 - Regional Centre, Madras

 

Workshop & Seminars :

As Artist

2017,  2016,  2009 – Asmita Parv, Mahuva,

2017- CCIAA – International art camp at Manali , Himachal Pradesh

2015 - Varsha:15’  Senior Artists National  Painting Worksho , Surya Art Gallery,  Saputara

2012- 17th International Artist Camp By ‘Kalavart ‘ Nyas,Ujjain

2012 – National Artist Workshop At CVM Collage Of Fine Art, V.Vidyanagar

2009, 1998 Gujarat Visual Artist Association, Ahmedabad

2009, 08, 07 - Gujarat Kala Pratisthan Surat, At Tulsishyam And Saputara

2002, 1991 - ‘Rupda‘ South Gujarat Artist’s Association , At Nargol And Umbergaon

2000 - Bombay Art Society Mumbai, At Arnala Beach Virar

1992 - World Wide Fund For Nature-India,Valsad Division , At Pimpary

1991 - Gujarat State Lalit Kala Academy - At Junagadh

As Expert

2009 - Vadodara Design Academy, Vadodara - Media Workshop (Since 2006 Every Year)

2009 - National School Of Interior Design Rajkot - Media Workshop (Since 2000 Every Year)

2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2009, 2005, 1993, 1991- Gujarat State Lalit Kala Academy – Portrait, Landscape And Sketching Camp

 

Collections:

- Indian High Commission Diplomat Hall, London

- I See Me Inc , Usa

- Royal Train, Gujarat Tourism, Gujarat

- World Wide Fund For Nature-India

- Shyamji Krishnaverma Memorial, Mandavi ,Gujarat

- Sintex Industries Ltd, Kalol

- Suzlon Energy, Pune

- PBM Poly Tex. Ltd. Vadodara

- Patodia Syntex Ltd., Mumbai

- Collections At : Many Known Places….

 

At Present :

Studio: Gallery-an, Art  creator, 3/B, Diwaliba chambers, 2nd floor,

Near ICICI bank, Motabazar   Vallabh  Vidyanagar-388120,Gujarat, India 

 

Res: 30, Shramjivi society, Karamsad Road, Vallabh Vidyanagar -388120, Gujarat, India

Phone: 02692- 235791 (R) Cell: 0 98796 50675

 

 

Website :

http://www.akhant.wordpress.com/