Subodh Gupta

b.1964

Born in 1964 in Khagaul, Bihar, Subodh Gupta studied at the College of Art, Patna from 1983 to 1988. Trained as a painter, he has experimented with a lot of other medium. While stainless steel is Gupta’s signature medium, he has also masterfully executed works in bronze, marble, brass and wood while dialoguing with found and manipulated objects on the circumstances of contemporary India. Drawing mainly from everyday objects and scenarios, his works show the effects of consumerism and the modernization of traditional Indian society. The artist lives and works in Delhi.