Veer Munshi

Born in 1955 in Srinagar, Kashmir, Veer has received his BA from Kashmir University,his BFA in Painting from M S University of Baroda, and his Diploma Laureate from St.Petersberg State Academy of Art & Design, Russia.Munshi is the recipient of National Award from Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi; J & K State Award for painting; Junior Fellowship from Ministry of Culture, Government of India, & Research Grant Fellowship from Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi. The artist’s works has been featured in several shows across the world, his solos include, ‘Shrapnel-3’, Gallery Latitude-28, Delhi; ‘Shrapnel- 2’, curated by Ranjit Hoskote,at Birla Academy of Art, Kolkata and B&G Foundation Mumbai; ‘Encounter’, Art Alive & India Habitat Centre, New Delhi; Tao Art Gallery, Mumbai; Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai; Gallery Espace, New Delhi; E C Galleria, Edinburgh, Scotland; Gallery Burswood, Perth, Australia; United Nations, Geneva, Switzerland; AIFACS Gallery, New Delhi; Art Heritage, New Delhi, & Planetarium Gallery, Baroda.