Astha Butail
Born in Amritsar, India, 1977
Lives and works in Gugaon, India
Selected Exhibitions
2020 Visions from India, The Columbia Museum of Art, Columbia
Games of Chance, Sunaparanta, Goa Centre for The Arts, Goa
2019 For Heaven's Sake!, Jerusalem Biennale for Contemporary Art, Jerusalem
As far as the Forest is, Gallery Kewenig, Palma
In the Absence of Writing, The Gujral Foundation, New Delhi (solo)
2017-2018 In the Absence of Writing, Art Journey to Iran, India, Jerusalem, and London (solo)
2017 Unearth - Matter | Time | Process, curated by Kanika Anand, Exhibit 320, New Delhi
Locus of Being, GALLERYSKE, Bangalore (solo)
2016 Raster - Emerging from the grid, Experimenter, Kolkata
2015 South Asian Studies, Watson Institute, Brown University
Fracture, Indian Textiles, New Conversations, Devi Art Foundation, Gurgaon
Codes of culture, GALLERYSKE, New Delhi
2014 Manifested Ratios, GALLERYSKE, Bangalore (solo)
Make/Do, GALLERYSKE, New Delhi
2013 Khoj Peers Share, Khoj Studios, New Delhi
Masquellibros, Artist Book Fair, Espaciovalverde, Madrid
2012-2013 Sarai 09: The Exhibition, curated by Raqs Media Collective, Devi Art Foundation, Gurgaon
2017 BMW Art Journey, in association with Art Basel and BMW
2010-2014 Online MA in Rig Veda, a center of Pondicherry, Sri Aurobindo Ashram, International Center for Integral Studies (ICIS)
2000-2013 Diploma in Fashion Merchandising and Marketing Management, National Institute of Fashion Technology, Bangalore
1999-2000 Certificate in Fashion Design and Clothing Technology, National Institute of Fashion Technology, New Delhi
1998-2000 Masters in Economics, Punjab University, Chandigarh
1991 Learnt calligraphy with a designer at Pondicherry
1991 Trained under a Chinese skilled painter using fabric as a medium