Artist CV















Profile

 I Mohammad Feroz Khan was born and brought up in Delhi. I’ve not undergone any formal training in Art but gained experience first from my Father Late Mohd Ibrahim Khan, a Banner Painter. Subsequently, under the able tutelage of renowned Artist Late Manjit Bawa (Guruji - My Mentor in Art) I studied and learned Art for 14 years. Bawa took much care to train me to use brush and pastels on a variety of subjects, also guided me to savour the beauty and nuances of Texture. Then, as an initial step my Guru guided me through a maze of depictable visuals scattered over the all too familiar places of Delhi. He asked me to draw inspiration from real life. Deferential to my master’s academic style of figuration, I soon convinced my guru of deft brushmanship and ability to create naturalistic human and animal forms, avoiding explicit linear delineation, while projecting solid masses. I chose to see the ordinary things and scenes that make up for our everyday life. I look at the little details of a tailor working on a manual sewing machine or a street side vendor selling a cool drink on a hot summer day or rickshaw pullers or beggars and various other street vendors – denizens of the city’s poorest quarters. It is the sheer simplicity of each of these activities that appeals me and is reflected through my Canvas. I’ve been associated with Saffron Art for 4 years and have also worked with Art Galleries like – Saatchi, Londonart and Toxtethartgallery. Also, I’ve worked with Rajeev Sethi on projects like – Expo in Germany, ‘’Silk Route’’ Smithsonian festival, Washington DC, USA and Lotus Bazaar Forum, Barcelona, Spain.
                                                
Selected Solo Shows
2010 Galerie Waterton  (Asian Contemporary Art) ,Singapore

2008 The incredible every day – ness of being  curated by sushma bahl at Galerie Romain Roland 

          alliance Francaise New Delhi & Epicenter Gurgaon 
            
2006 Tales of ordinary people at Lalit Kala Academy , New Delhi
2004 Krishna collection art gallery , New Delhi

Selected group shows

2017 summer stories organised by Gallery Space Hyderabad
2015 Masters Mentors  Protégés  Curated by  (Vandana Haksar  & Kuku Chowdhry )  New  Delhi
2015 Representing inward significance outwards organized by Gallery Sree Arts Gallery romain 

         Rolland Indo – French cultural centre Delhi

2013 Suryaveer Kohil Art  Gallery show held in New  Delhi
2013 Art Zest –(  Vivid Strokes )at Grand Lobby, Arabian Dubai
2013 Parallel Realities at Devlalikar  Art Gallery , M G Road Indore
2012 Love or Nothing (Toxteth Art Gallery ) Liverpool, London
2011 Asian students and young artist art festival organized by Gallery, LVS   South  Korea
2010 Crescenps  Art select in Jumeirah  Emirates Towers, Dubai
2009 Galerie Waterton (Asain contemporary art ), Singapore
2009 participated ( Korea India international hub art exchange exhibition ) at the epicenter
2009 The faraway tree gallery, Chennai
2008 India on canvas – Khushi , New Delhi
2008 Khushi  in association with round table India , organized  Indian strokes- a myriad of art at the 

         Park Hotel,Bangalore

2007  Heritage school , Gurgaon the show was inaugurated by renowned painter anjolie ela menon.   The art exhibited includes work of other painters like Aprpana  Kaur, Jatin  das ,shamshad  hussain anupam sood and santosh jain.


2005 Heritage school Gurgaon inaugurated by renowned painter manjit bawa  the art exhibited           includes  work of Manjit Bawa  Shamshad Hussain, Arpana kaur and other Artist
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Participated art camp & residency
2017 In conversation with nature organized by gallery Sree Arts in Noida
2017 In conversation with nature  organized by gallery Sree Arts in Aravali fantasia Faridabad

Art projects with Rajeev Sethi
2004 worked with Rajeev Sethi  for lotus bazaar forum , Barcelona, Spain
2002 worked with Rajeev Sethi in silk route smithsonian festival , Washington  DC USA
2000 worked  with Rajeev Sethi at expo in Germany

  
Collections 

Maria bassols Delgado, Spain ambassador, Delhi. Conceicao A, Andrade, World Bank in India, Bobby Bedi, Bollywood film producer. Delhi.  Mrs., Neelam Khanna, IHHR Hospitality Pvt, Ltd. Delhi, (Ista Hotel in Hyderabad) ., Mr. Gordon S.Byrn, Chairman of Schroders Property Asia Group Delhi , John Elliott  New Delhi.  Henry SweetBaum France. Modi groups New Delhi,  Ranbir Kaleka New Delhi
Work in several major collections in India & abroad..

. Working and resident in Delhi.


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