Chitra Ganesh

Chitra Ganesh is a Brooklyn-based artist widely recognized for her experimental use of comic and large-scale narrative forms to excavate narratives typically absent from canons of history and art. Ganesh received her BA in Comparative-Literature and Art-Semiotics from Brown University, and an MFA from Columbia University in 2002. She is the recipient numerous awards including a 2012 John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship in the Creative Arts. Notable international exhibitions include the Asia Society (2005) in New York, Fondazione Sandretto (2006), Kunsthalle Exnergrasse (2011) and Queens Museum (2013), with solo presentations at PS1/MOMA (2009-10), The Andy Warhol Museum (2011), Gothenberg Kunsthalle (2012) and the Brooklyn Museum (2014).