Recognising the strength of the local art scene, India Art Fair’s Parallel Programme encourages visitors to explore the range of events that run alongside the fair — from New Delhi’s cultural offerings, to exhibitions taking place across India. Key exhibitions of South Asian artists abroad are also featured, in keeping with the fair’s international line-up of exhibitors. A spot map of all venues can be viewed here.

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Gestures: Drawings and Linocuts by Partha Pratim Deb

18 December 2020 -

Emami Art, Kolkata Centre for Creativity, 777, Anandapur EM Bypass, Kolkata, West Bengal, India

Emami Art opens an exhibition of drawings and linocuts by Partha Pratim Deb. Best known for his unique and colourful assemblage of discarded household objects, Pratim…

Gestures: Drawings and Linocuts by Partha Pratim Deb

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Primitivism and Modern Indian Art: A Group Show

15 March 2020 -

DAG, The Fuller Building, 41 East, 57th St. Suite 708, New York, United States of America

DAG New York presents Primitivism and Indian Modern Art – an exhibition featuring works by some of India’s greatest artists. Curated by Giles Tilotson, the showcase…

Primitivism and Modern Indian Art: A Group Show

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Elusive Recesses: An Online Show by Dhruvi Acharya

16 December 2020 -

Chemould Prescott Road, 3rd Floor, Queens Mansion, G. Talwatkar Marg, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Chemould Prescott Road presents an online exhibition by Dhruvi Acharya. These ink and watercolor works were made while in isolation during the global coronavirus pandemic.…

Elusive Recesses: An Online Show by Dhruvi Acharya

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Oscillations: A Solo Show by Vipeksha Gupta

28 January 2021 -

Blueprint12, C-66 Anand Niketan, New Delhi, Delhi, India

Blueprint12 are pleased to announce the launch of their new gallery space with a solo show by Vipekha Gupta. Over the years, Vipeksha has worked on…

Oscillations: A Solo Show by Vipeksha Gupta

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This Boat with a Broken Rim: A Group Show

14 January 2021 -

Kamalnayan Bajaj Art Gallery, 226, Bajaj Bhavan, Nariman Point, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Mumbai Art Room is pleased to present This Boat with a Broken Rim at the Kamalnayan Bajaj Art Gallery. Supported by the Inlaks India Foundation…

This Boat with a Broken Rim: A Group Show

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Sculptures by Sarbari Roy Choudhury

7 December 2020 -

Akar Prakar, D 43, Defence Colony, First Floor, New Delhi, Delhi, India

Akar Prakar presents bronze sculptures by Sarbari Roy Choudhury (1933-2012). Sarbari’s strength lied not in shaking up our conception of art or sculpture, but in…

Sculptures by Sarbari Roy Choudhury

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Flower Bloom, Flowers Wither Away, Flowers Bloom Again: Chameli Ramachandran

8 January 2021 -

Vadehra Art Gallery, D-40 Defence Colony, New Delhi, Delhi, India

Vadehra Art Gallery is pleased to announce a long-awaited solo exhibition of watercolours by artist Chameli Ramachandran. Chameli Ramachandran has always nurtured an immersive and…

Flower Bloom, Flowers Wither Away, Flowers Bloom Again: Chameli Ramachandran

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Museum of Memories: A Solo Show by Anjaneyulu G.

20 January 2021 -

Art Alive Gallery, S-221 Panchsheel Park, New Delhi, Delhi, India

Art Alive Gallery presents a solo show by Anjaneyulu G. Hailing from a small village in the Suryapet district of Telangana, Anjaneyulu’s artistic practice takes…

Museum of Memories: A Solo Show by Anjaneyulu G.