KP Reji is a contemporary Indian artist best known for his oil and watercolour paintings. KP Reji completed his BFA and MFA in painting from MS University in Baroda. KP Reji was in the Residency at URU for 8 months and produced a series of paintings that explored the intimate assemblage of the personal, social, and political.

Education:
1998: B F A Painting M.S University of Baroda.
2000: M F A Painting M S University of Baroda.

Solo Show:
2009: With a Pinch of Salt, Nature Morte, New Delhi in collaboration with The Guild, Mumbai and at The Guild, Mumbai.
2006: Just Above My Head, The Guild, Mumbai.

Museum Shows / Biennales:
2012: Kochi-Muziris Biennale
2011: Shadow Lines curated by Alia Swastika (Indonesia) and Suman Gopinath (India) at Jogja Biennale, Indonesia.
2011: Roots in the Air, Branches Below: Modern & Contemporary Art from India, San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose
2010: Tough Love, curated by Shaheen Merali, Platform Revólver, Lisbon, Portugal
2007: Horn Please: Narratives in Indian Contemporary Art’ curated by Bernhard Fibicher and Suman Gopinath at The Museum of Fine Arts, Bern, Switzerland
2007: Beyond Credos, curated by Shivaji Panikkar, Birla Academy, Kolkata.

Selected group shows
2014: Art Chennai by The Guild, Mumbai.
2013: Art Basel Hong Kong by The Guild, Mumbai
2012: India Art Fair , New delhi by The Guild, Mumbai
2011: Giant Elephant - Indian Contemporary Art Exhibition at Gong Art Space, Seoul, Korea, Seoul, Korea
2011: Tolstoy Farm: Archive of Utopia, curated by Gayatri Sinha presented by Seven Art Gallery at Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi
2011: Art Stage Singapore, Singapore, The Guild, Mumbai
2010: Art Taipei 2010, Taipei, Taiwan, The Guild, Mumbai
2009: A New Vanguard: Trends in Contemporary Indian Art, Saffronart, New York; The Guild, New York
2009: Multitudes, Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan, Bangalore.
2008: Art Asia Miami, 08, represented by The Guild Art USA Inc
2008: Interlude –Venice/Kassel, Jehangir Nicholson Art Gallery, N.C.P.A by The Guild.
2008: Ten Light Years, Kashi Art Gallery, Kochi
2007: Emerging India, in London by Art Alive Gallery
2006: Paper Flute, curated by Johny M.L., Espace Art Gallery, New Delhi 2005: Double Enders, Mumbai
2004: Generation Next, Saffron Art and The Guild, Mumbai
2003: High Lights, Sakshi Gallery, Mumbai
2002: Words and Images curated by Girish Shahane, NGMA, Mumbai by The Guild Art Gallery, Mumbai.

Artist’s works

Design for a Pressure Cooker, size variable, stainless steel and fiber glass.

The Last Floor, oil on canvas, 152 x 213 cm

Thoombinkal Chathan,118 x 157 inches, oil on canvas, 2012.