Priyanka Gupta Agarwal
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Name : Priyanka Gupta
Nationality : Indian
Country : India
City : Bengaluru
Category : Painting
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San Francisco Art Institute, California, USA

Post Baccalaureate (Completed 05/2007), Focus: Painting





Solo Exhibitions:



“Soul Search”, Avalon Yoga center, Palo Alto, 10/2009

“Soul Search”, India habitat centre, New Delhi, 01/2009

 “Soul Search”, Chitrakoot Art Gallery, Kolkata, 12/2008

 “Life and its mysteries”, California Institute of Integral Studies, San Francisco, 03-04/2008

“Soul Search”, Kanvas Art Gallery, Kolkata, 01/2008

“Soul Search”, Taj Bengal Hotel, Kolkata, 12/2007

“Journeys in the Eastern Realm”, Market Street Gallery, San Francisco, 11/2007

Togonon Gallery at Dae Advertising, San Francisco, Sep-Oct, 2007

Pacific Art League, Community sites, Silicon Valley Community Foundation,Ca 06/2007

 “Marriage”, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, Spring 2007

‘Inox’, City Centre, Kolkata, 2004

"I am Only Human…" - Academy Of Fine Arts, Kolkata, 2004







Metamorphosis, Galerie Waterton, Singapore, 5/2010

Group Show, Birla Academy of art and culture by Artmile Gallery, Kolkata, 4/2010

Group show, Artist Xchange, San Francisco, 11/2009

FALC show, Quinlan Community Center, 09/2009

University art open, university art san Jose, Curated by Jodi- San Jose Museum of Modern Art, 09/2009

AVA art fest, Alliance of visual artists and CSMA, 06/2009

Stanford art spaces, Stanford University, Curated by Marilyn, Stanford University, 03/2009

“Color explosion”, Expressions Gallery, Berkeley, 10/2008

 “Blues Bash”, Triton Museum, Santa Clara, 09/2008

“Midsummer Fair”, Triton Museum, Santa Clara, 06/2008

India art Summit, Ashok Gallery, New Delhi, 08/2008

FALC show, Quinlan Community Center, 09/2008

Big Deal 14, Visual Aid, San Francisco,11/2006,2007, 2008

Indian artist’s network, Jakarta and Singapore, 2007, 2008

Art for Concern, ITC Kolkata – hosted by Concern India Foundation, 2007

San Francisco Magazine's 'Best of the Bayarea Party',San Francisco, June 2007

India on my mind- Togonon Gallery, San Francisco, June 2007

Graduating Spring show, SFAI, San Francisco, Spring 2007

SFAI Now, Red Ink Studios, San Francisco, May 2007

Post-Baccalaureate final show, Swell Gallery, SFAI, San Francisco, Spring 2007

Museum of Pocket Art show, Swell Gallery, SFAI, San Francisco, Spring 2007

Get out of Jail Free, Visual Aid, San Francisco, May 2007

Art Sale 11, The Lab 11th art sale and live auction, San Francisco,02/2007, 2008

Works/San Jose, California,12/2006

Hyatt Regency, Kolkata – hosted by Concern India Foundation, 2005

Calcutta swimming club organized in aid of  Tsunami victims, Kolkata, 2005

Art Mela  by Vikalp art shop at Swabhumi, Kolkata, 2004

Oberoi Grand, Kolkata – hosted by Concern India Foundation, 2004

'names-An.art' - Inaugural exhibition, Kolkata, 2004

Oberoi Grand – hosted by Spandan & Anubhav, 2004

Annual Exhibition of Indian Society of Oriental Art, Kolkata, 2003-04

Annual Exhibition of Swar Sangam ‘Birla Academy of Art & Culture, Kolkata, 2003-04





Silicon valley Open Studios, California, May 2007, 2008

Pacific Art League, Art Rental Programme, California, Spring 2007

Annual All India Art Exhibition, AIFACS Kolkata, 2001 , 2002 , 2003 ,2004

46th National Exhibition of Art, New Delhi, 2003

76th State level Exhibition of AIFACS, New Delhi, 2004

Gaganendra Pradarshasala Annual exhibition, Kolkata, 2004

Oberoi Grand Hotel, Art camp hosted by Spandan, Kolkata, 2004



Art Camps:

Organized in aid of  Tsunami victims at the Calcutta swimming club, Kolkata, 2005
Art Mela  by Vikalp art shop at Swabhumi, Kolkata, 2004

Hosted by Concern India Foundation at the Oberoi Grand, Kolkata, 2004

Hosted by Spandan & Anubhav an NGO at the Oberoi Grand, Kolkata, 2004



Community Work:


  • Reading  Instructor for children by ‘Yes Reading’ at Montague school, California,2007-08
  • Art Instructor for children at Bubb school through Community School of Music and Arts, California, 2007
  • Art Instructor Assistant at the Palo Alto Art Centre, California, 2007
  • Art Instructor Assistant at the Pacific Art League, California, 2006
  • Art Instructor for kids at the Summer camp at the Indian Community Centre, Milpitas, California, 2006
  • Art & craft Instructor for kids, young girls and women at the NGO “Apne Aap”, Kolkata, India, 2004-2005




  • Honorary award for painting by Fine arts league of Cupertino, 2009  Juror: Jose Arenas- Faculty at De Anza college
  • Third place for painting at the University art open show, 09/09, Juror: Jodi Throckmorton– Curator San Jose Museum of Art
  • Merit award at the AVA art fest, 06/09, Juror: Linda Covello
  • Artist of the week...http://indianartistsforum.ning.com/, 10/08
  • Honorary award for photography by Fine arts league of Cupertino, 2008
  • Award for excellence in Art and Painting by Lions Club, 2007
  • Sponsored for the ‘Monotype printing marathon’ organised by Institue of contemporary art, San Jose, Ca, May 2007


Work Experience:

Art critic for Waternoice.com, June 2008-2010

Internship at Togonon gallery, San Francisco, 2007

  • Execution and  preparation, including brochure, book, advertising for the exhibition of Mary O’Neal

Intrasoft Technologies Pvt. Ltd.( E-greetings, www.123greetings.com), 2005


  • Worked as a designer to create several designs for e-cards.


Rediffusion DY&R (Advertising Company, www.rediffusiondyr.com), 2004


  • As a Creative Visualizer worked on projects for several high profile clients including  Taj Bengal (luxury hotel), P.C. Chandra jewelers, Tata Steel  Ltd.


  • As part of the above assignments designed a range of materials including menus, pamphlets, press ads, hoardings, logos, letterhead and brochures.

Freelance Graphic Designer for many Companies in India, 2000-2005



Artinasia.com, Singapore, May 2010

Time-out , Singapore, May 9, 2010

Sunsets and Silencers e-journal- http://logoimage.doodlekit.com/blog/entry/412841, Jan, 2010

E-journal- http://synchchaos.com/?p=1187, November 22, 2009

Delhi Times, January 15th ,16th, 2009

Hindusthan Times, January 16th, 2009

Mountain View Voice, May 2nd & 7th,2008
San Francisco Chronicle by Mary Eisenhart, Thursday, November 22, 2007
Indian artist’s network catalogue,
Jakarta and Singapore, 2007
Santa Clara Review, 9th February, 2007
The Times of India, 14th June, 2004
The Telegraph, 7th June, 2004
The Telegraph, 3rd June, 2004