Chronologie

1969
Born in London, England
1987 – 1988
Studied at Middlesex Polytechnic, Cat Hill, London
1988 – 1991
BA Honours, Fine Art, Newcastle Polytechnic, Newcastle, England
2003
Received The San skriti Award
2007
Received YFLO Woman Achiever of the Year
2010
Received ARKEN Art Prize
Lives and works in New Delhi, India

Expositions

2014
Rockbund Art Museum, Shanghai, China (solo)
2013
Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Korea
2013
Nature Morte, 'Bind the Dream State to your Waking Life', New Delhi, India (solo)
2012
Parasol Unit Foundation für Contemporary Art, London, England (solo)
2011
Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin, Paris, France (solo)
2011
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, 'Maximum INDIA', Washington DC
2011
Centre Pompidou, 'Paris – Delhi – Bombay', Paris, France
2011
Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, 'Pattern ID', Kansas City MO
2011
Essl Museum, 'Festival der Tiere', Klosterneuburg, Austria
2011
Kiran Nadar Museum of Art, 'Time Unfolded', New Delhi, India
2011
Musée d'Art Contemporain, 'Indian Highway', Lyon, France
2011
MAXXI Museo Nazionale delle Arti del XXI Secolo, 'Indian Highway', Rome, Italy (Travelling Exhibition)
2010
Hauser & Wirth Outdoor Sculpture Southwood Garden, St.James's Church, 'Hauser & Wirth Outdoor Sculpture: Bharti Kher, London, England (solo)
2010
Gallery SKE, 'disturbia, utopia, house beautiful', Bangalore, India (solo)
2010
Gothenburg City Hall, 'Gothenburg Culture Festival', Gothenburg, Sweden
2010
Museum of Contemporary Art, 'Tokyo Art Meeting. Transformation', Tokyo, Japan
2010
Kunstmuseum Luzern, 'Lebenszeichen. Altes Wissen in der zeitgenössischen Kunst / Signs of Life. Ancient Knowledge in Contemporary Art', Lucerne, Switzerland
2010
Kunstmuseum Thun, 'Susan Hefuna – Bharti Kher – Fred Tomaselli: Between the Worlds', Thun, Switzerland
2010
Manchester Art Gallery, 'Facing East: Recent Works from China, India and Japan from the Frank Cohen Collection', Manchester, England
2010
Herning Kunstmuseum, 'Indian Highway', Herning, Denmark (Travelling Exhibition)
2010
The Saatchi Gallery, 'The Empire Strikes Back: Indian Art Today', London, England
2010
Akron Art Museum, 'Pattern ID', Akron OH
2010
Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin, 'Tauba Auerbach, Matthew Day Jackson…', Paris, France
2010
Tri Postal, 'Lille3000: "The Silk Road". Saatchi Gallery London in Lille', Lille, France
2010
Queensland Art Gallery, Gallery of Modern Art, '21st Century: Art in the first Decade', Queensland, Australia
2010
Kunstmuseum Lucerne, 'Lebenszeichen. Altes Wissen in der zeitgenössischen Kunst / Sign of Life. Ancient Knowledge in Contemporary Art', Lucerne, Switzerland Kunstmuseum Thun, 'Bharti Kher - Fred Tomaselli - Susan Hefuna', Thun, Switzerland
2010
Manchester Art Gallery, 'Facing East: Recent Works from China, India and Japan from the Frank Cohen Collection', Manchester, England
2010
7th Biennale of Sydney, 'The Beauty of Distance: Songs of Survival in a Precarious Age', Sydney, Australia
2010
Herning Kunstmuseum, ‘Indian Highway’, Herning, Denmark (Travelling Exhibition) The Saatchi Gallery, 'The Empire Strikes Back: Indian Art Today', London, England
2010
Akron Art Museum, 'Pattern ID', Akron OH
2010
Hauser & Wirth, London, England (solo)
2009
Lalit Kala Academy, 'Marvellous Reality', New Delhi, India
2009
Casa Asia, 'Indian Narrative in the 21st Century: Between Memory and History', Madrid, Spain
2009
Yale University School of Art, 'Shifting Shapes. Unstable Signs', New Haven CT
2009
Astrup Fearnley Museum, 'Indian Highway', Oslo, Norway (Travelling Exhibition)
2009
Palais des Arts de Dinard, 'Who`s Afraid of the Artists? A Selection of Works from the Pinault Collection', France
2009
Marianne Boesky Gallery, ' Group Show: Bharti Kher, Yayoi Kusama, Eva Rothschild, Mindy Shapero', New York NY
2009
Temporary space at Zimmerstrasse 90-91,'Conflicting Tales – Works from the Burger Collection in Berlin: Subjectivity (Quadrilogy, Part 1)', Berlin, Germany
2009
Palais Bénédictine, 'Les Artistes Indiens d’Aujourd’hui', Fécamp, France
2009
Museum on the Seam, 'Nature Nation', Jerusalem, Israel
2009
The New Art Gallery Walsall, 'Re-imagining Asia. A Thousand Years of Separation', Walsall, England (Travelling Exhibition)
2009
National Museum of Contemporary Art, 'Chalo! India: A New Era of Indian Art / Open Your Third Eye', Seoul, Korea (Travelling Exhibition)
2009
Essl Museum, 'Chalo! India: A New Era of Indian Art', Klosterneuburg, Austria (Travelling Exhibition)
2009
Astrup Fearnley Museum, 'Indian Highway', Oslo, Norway (Travelling Exhibition)
2008
Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, 'Virus', Gateshead, England (solo)
2008
Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin, 'Sing to them that will listen', Paris, France (solo)
2007
Jack Shainman Gallery, 'An Absence of Assignable Cause', New York NY (solo)
2007
Nature Morte, 'An Absence of Assignable Cause', New Delhi, India (solo)
2006
Gallery 88 and Gallery Ske, 'Do not Meddle in the Affairs of Dragons, Because You Are Crunchy and Taste Good with Ketchup', Mumbai, India (solo)
2004
Gallery Ske, 'Quasi-, mim-, ne-, near-, semi-, -ish, -like', Bangalore, India (solo)
2004
Nature Morte, 'Hungry Dogs Eat Dirty Pudding', New Delhi, India (solo)
2001
Gallery Chemould, 'The Private Softness of Skin', Mumbai, India (solo)
2000
Bose Pacia Gallery, 'The Private Softness of Skin', New York NY (solo)
1999
Galerie F.I.A, 'Telling Tails', Amsterdam, Netherlands (solo)
1997
Galerie F.I.A, Amsterdam, Netherlands (solo)
1995
Art Heritage, New Delhi, India (solo)
1993
AIFACS, New Delhi, India (solo)