SARBAN  CHOWDHURY

Born in 1992 | lives and works in Ahmedabad currently

Sarban completed his B.F.A. & M.F.A.  in Ceramic Art & Pottery from Govt. College of Art & Craft, Kolkata in 2014 and 2016 respectively. He has  participated in several art residencies and symposiums held across the country and abroad, including the 54th International Sculpture and Ceramic Symposium in Poland, 4th International wood fire Ceramic Symposium in Russia, 8th Uronto Residential Art Exchange Program in Bangladesh, Art Ichol in Maihar MP, Art for Change Foundation in New Delhi, Piramal Art Residency in Mumbai, National Ceramic Camp by Lalit Kala Akademi, The 4Tables Art Project in Gunehar HP, Uttarayan Art Foundation in Vadodara, Kala Sakshi Workshop in New Delhi etc. He is also looking forward to his upcoming residency program at Taoxichuan Jingdezhen International ceramic studio in China. He is a recipient of  few awards and scholarships as such the National Scholarship to young artists by Ministry of Culture, Prince Claus Fund Cultural Exchange Grant Amsterdam, Artdemic award by Gujral Foundation, Prafulla Dahanukar Award(thrice), Honourable mention by Art for Change Foundation, Percey Brown Award etc. Sarban has been a part of a few curated and prestigious exhibitions across the globe, to name a few like the 24th & 25th Festival of Ceramics in Boleslawiec Poland, Salone del mobile in Milan Italy, Ambiente in Frankfurt, "High fire" in Yaroslavl Russia, CIMA Awards Show, Emerging Palettes at Shrishti Gallery, Gen Next VIII at Aakriti Gallery, Annual & curated Exhibitions held at Emami Chisel Gallery, Birla Academy of Art & Culture, Arts Acre Foundation, Bharat Bhavan, AIFACS, Weaver’s Studio etc. He is a member of Artaxis based in New Albany, US and has been featured by the Platform magazine, Design India,  Arts Illustrated, India Today, Plener Ceramiczno among others. 

Sarban currently works as an Assistant Professor in Lifestyle Accessory Design department at Unitedworld Institute of Design (UID) in Ahmedabad. He also works for different ceramic industries and private clients as a freelance product designer and earlier worked with Delhi Blue Pottery at Sanskriti Kendra in New Delhi as a Studio-in-charge. 

As a high spirited art & design professional Sarban is always excited to collaborate and broaden his perspective and areas of interest and hence welcomes every possible opportunities and exciting projects.

 

 Email : sarban723@gmail.com

 Contact :  +91-7980637250