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Sreshta Rit Premnath
Sreshta Rit Premnath (born 1979, Bangalore, India) is an artist, educator and founding editor of the publication Shifter. He has had solo exhibitions at venues including Ace Gallery, Los Angeles; Nomas Foundation, Rome; Kansas Gallery, New York; Gallery SKE, Bangalore; The Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis; Tony Wight Gallery, Chicago; Galerie Nordenhake, Berlin; and Art Statements, Art Basel. He has participated in numerous group exhibitions at venues including Queens Museum, New York; YBCA, San Francisco; Galerie Balice Hertling, Paris; 1A Space, Hong Kong and Gallery Isabelle Van Den Eynde, Dubai. He is a graduate of The Cleveland Institute of Art, Bard College, the Whitney Independent Study Program, Skowhegan and Smack Mellon. He has received grants from Art Matters and the Civitella Ranieri Foundation, and was awarded the Arthur Levitt Fellowship from Williams College. Premnath is the Director of the Parsons BFA Fine Arts Program in New York.
Artist Sreshta Rit Premnath discusses his practice with curator Tiago de Abreu Pinto, whose recent project is focused on ways of storytelling through the medium of the novel.read more »