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ASHOK VISH

Bio

EDUCATION        

2010, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
B.A. Economics 

2013, New York University 
Certificate Program – Filmmaking Intensive (Concentration: Directing, Producing, Editing)
Recipient of the Technisphere Award for Outstanding Student Film                                                                                                                                   

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019

‘Video@Löwenbrau’, a screening of ‘Children Playing God’ at the Migros Museum curated by Irene Müller und Hans-Michael Herzog – Zurich, Switzerland

‘The Toilets. Geographies of Desire: (a) site & (b) situation’ – group exhibition supported by the K.K. Hebbar Art Foundation. A satellite exhibition during the Kochi-Muziris Biennale, 2018 – Kochi, India

‘Building Bridges’, at Yangon Arts festival – Yangon, Myanmar

‘Gender Bender’, curated by Sandbox Collective supported by Goethe Institute, Bangalore at Bangalore International Center – Bangalore, India

‘Artists Short Film Programme’, part of the Nottingham Arts Mela 2019 – Nottingham, UK

2018

‘The First Duty…Is to be Inconspicuous’ work-in-progress preview at Lichtenberg Studios – Berlin, Germany 

Khoj ‘PEERS Share programme’ at Khoj International Artists’ Association – New Delhi, India

‘Random Variables’, an exhibition on video art at WNDX Moving Image Festival – Winnipeg, Canada

‘Building Bridges’, curated by Ushmita Sahu in collaboration with Emergent Art Space, USA at Art Konsult – New Delhi, India

‘Building Bridges’, curated by Ushmita Sahu at A.M (ART MULTI-DISCIPLINES) – Kolkata, India

‘Montage’, a video art group exhibition at Art Houz – Bangalore, India

‘Building Bridges’, curated by Ushmita Sahu at Gallery Sumukha – Bangalore, India

‘Goals Envisioned’, Video/Film program traveling and showing at Birmingham Art Summit – Birmingham, UK

2017

‘Goals Envisioned’, Video/Film program at Bangalore Fantastic Arts Festival – Bangalore, India

‘Video Vismaya’, curated by Suresh Jayaram at MaximiliansForum – Munich, Germany

2016

‘Much to say’, An exhibition of paintings by Bhuvanesh Kumar + film screening by Ashok Vish at 1Shanthiroad Studio/Gallery – Bangalore, India

FILM SCREENINGS

2019

Jagran FilmFestival – Mumbai, Delhi, Varanasi

Broadway Cinema – Nottingham, UK 

Midlands Art Center – Birmingham, UK

2018

New York Indian Film Festival – New York, USA

Chicago South Asian Film Festival – Chicago, USA

Goa Film Bazaar

2016

1Shanthiroad Studio/Gallery – Bangalore, India

Maharaja Sayajirao University Baroda, Vadodara, India

2014

Chicago South Asian Film Festival – Chicago, USA

Anthology Film Archives – New York, USA

Chelsea Film Festival – New York, USA

StarLite Film Festival – Florida, USA

RESIDENCIES/TALKS

2019
New Art Exchange in Nottingham, England
Research Residency across Switzerland supported by Pro Helvetia 

2018
‘BangaloResidency Expanded’ – at Lichtenberg Studios, Berlin supported by Goethe Institute, Bangalore

2016
‘Summer Art Residency’ – 1Shanthiroad Studio/Gallery supported by Shergil-Sundaram Arts Foundation

2017
‘Panel on International Residencies’ during Bangalore Fantastic Arts Festival – Bangalore, India