- Balaka Bhattacharjee
1. B.A. and M.A. in literature from Calcutta University. 2. Studied painting under the supervision of eminent painter Late Bikash Bhattacharjee. 3. Studied drawing and sketches at Academy of Fine Arts, Kolkata. 4. Graduated in Fine arts from University College for the Creative Arts, Canterbury, UK.
2002: Selected as one of the finalist in the art competition organized by “Camlin Art Foundation,” and consequently the painting titled “Hunter” was exhibited in the final Exhibition at Kolkata.
2002: Camlin Art Foundation Exhibition: chosen as a finalist. 2003: First solo exhibition at The Academy of Fine Arts, Kolkata. 2003: Annual Show at Birla Academy, Kolkata. 2004: Participant at the art camp organized by Gallery Sanskriti. 2004: Group exhibition at the Habitat Centre, New Delhi organized by Gallery Sanskriti. 2005: Annual show at Birla Academy, Kolkata. 2005: Group show at Hotel Hyaat Regency, Kolkata. 2005: Group show at Gallery Art & Soul, Delhi. 2005: Participant in the group exhibition at Chatham, England. 2006: M.A. group show at UCCA, UK. 2007: Gen next show at akriti gallery, Kolkata. 2007: Annual show at Akar Prakar gallery, Kolkata. 2008: Annual show at Birla academy, Kolkata. 2008: Kolkata art fair. 2009: Second solo exhibition at Gallery Sanskriti, Kolkata. 2009: “going home…” Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai. 2009: Birla Academy Annual Show, Kolkata. 2010: Participated in a group show at Studio Napean, Mumbai. 2013: Three Person Show: “The Secret Flow of Silence”; Birla Academy of Art & Culture, Kolkata 2013: Group Show: The Viewing Room; Mumbai 2013: Art Bengaluru 2013; Bengaluru 2013: United Art Fair 2013; New Delhi 2014: Akriti Art Fair, Kolkata 2016: Participated in CIMA Award Show, Kolkata