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Subodh (Suman) Gupta

 (born 1964)
Subodh (Suman) Gupta is active/lives in India.  Subodh Gupta is known for iconic sculpture, political theme installation, painting.

Subodh (Suman) Gupta

Subodh Gupta was born in Khagaul, Patna.  He studied at the College of Art, Patna in 1983 - 1988, before moving to New Delhi where he currently lives and works.  Trained as a painter, he went on to experiment with a variety of media. His work encompasses sculpture, installation, painting, photography, performance and video.

Subodh Gupta is best known for incorporating everyday objects that are ubiquitous throughout India, such as the steel tiffin boxes used by millions to carry their lunch as well as thali pans, bicycles, and milk pails.  From such ordinary items the artist produces sculptures that reflect on the economic transformation of his homeland and which relate to Gupta's own life and memories.

Gupta tra Randeep Ranesh. The Damien Hirst of Delhi, The Guardian, 20 February 2007; The Economic Times, India Times, 3 June 2008;
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About  Subodh (Suman) Gupta

Born:  1964 - Khagaul, Bihar, India
Known for:  iconic sculpture, political theme installation, painting