A World in the City. Zoological and Botanic Gardens

Sahej Rahal: Forerunner, 2013, Video; © SahejRahal
Sahej Rahal: Forerunner, 2013, Video; © Sahej Rahal; Courtesy of the artist and Chatterjee & Lal, Mumbai

Sahej Rahal

Sahej Rahal, born in 1988, studied at Rachana Sansad Academy of Fine Arts and Crafts in Mumbai until 2011. He lives and works in Mumbai. Rahal received the Forbes India Art Award 2014 for best debut show for his solo exhibition at Chatterjee & Lal, Mumbai. In 2011 he was a fellow of the FUTUR Foundation artist's residency programme, Rapperswil-Jona and in 2016 of Akademie Schloss Solitude, Stuttgart. 

Exhibitions

2016
Chatterjee & Lal, Mumbai
Liverpool Biennial
Setouchi Triennale

2015
Jewish Museum, New York

2014
Galleria Continua, Boissy-le-Châtel
Kochi Muziris Biennale
Vancouver Biennale
Art Stage Singapore

2013
Gasworks, London
MACRO Museum, Rome

2011
Chatterjee & Lal, Mumbai
Kunst(Zeug)Haus, Rapperswil-Jona

Shelagh Keeley: Jardim Do Ultramar, Lisbon, 2016; © Shelagh Keeley
Sahej Rahal: Forerunner, 2013; © Sahej Rahal; Courtesy of the artist and Chatterjee & Lal, Mumbai
Jitish Kallat: The Infinite Episode, 2016, detail; © Jitish Kallat; Courtesy Galérie Daniel Templon, Paris – Brussels
Sonia Mehra Chawla: Moving Inwards, 2015; © Sonia Mehra Chawla; Courtesy of the artist, TARQ, Mumbai & Exhibit 320, New Delhi
Birgit Korn: Nepal (CC BY 2.0) via Flickr