Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Subrata (born 1982) is an independent visual storyteller from India. He holds an engineering degree in IT but an immense interest in visual arts from his childhood led him to pursue a full-time career in photography and painting. His work focuses on lesser reported issues, with a very personal approach. He also worked as a photojournalist with Hindustan Times in New Delhi. His works have been published and exhibited widely in India and internationally.
Selected Publications & Commissions :
The Guardian, The Huffington Post, Foreign Affairs Magazine, Hindustan Times, Mint, HT Brunch, The Sunday Guardian, Entreprenuer, Timeout, The Hindu Business Line, Forbes, Tasveer Journal, Fountain Ink, The Juice Magazine, Better Photography, Firstpost, Man's World India, Outlook, Galli Magazine, Aksgar Magazine, aCurator, Roli Books, Delhi Art Gallery, Greenpeace, Oxfam.
Exhibitions & Projections:
2016 - "Octavio Paz in India", A Photo-Poetry Installation at ICCR Art Gallery, Kolkata.
2016 - 2nd Photojourn festival, Bangkok.
2016 - Chennai Photo Biennale, Chennai, curated projection.
2015 - Indian Photo Festival, Hyderabad.
2015 - "Backs to the Wall", an exhibition by Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) at India Habitat Centre, New Delhi.
2015 - "Octavio Paz in India", A Photo-Poetry Installation at Piramal Art Gallery, Mumbai.
2015 - Dali International Photography Exhibition, "When Art Meets Life", a curated projection.
2014 - Sensorium, Festival of Art, Literature & Ideas at Sunaparanta, Goa Centre for the Arts.
2014 – 10th Angkor International Photo festival, Siem Reap, Cambodia.
2014 - "Octavio Paz in India", A Photo-Poetry Installation at Instituto Cervantes, New Delhi.
2013 – 9th Angkor International Photo Festival, Siem Reap, Cambodia.
2013 - 2nd Delhi Photo festival, curated projection.
2016 - The Alfred Fried Photography Award 2015, 2015 - NPPA's Best of Photojournalism award, 2015 - Fellowship by Centre for Science and Environment., 2014 - MFI Award (Media Foundation of India), 2011 - POY by Better Photography Magazine.
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