Vikrant Shitole

Vikrant Shitole

Panvel, India

About Vikrant Shitole

Vikrant is best known for his watercolours. He is a graduate in fine arts with merit from L. S. Raheja school of art. He paints with various styles, mediums and techniques – adopting the best suitable feature to reproduce on paper what he sees in person. Most of his achievements till now have been in fluid medium of watercolors and genre of landscapes.

Participations in national level exhibitions like Art society of India and Bombay art society were followed up with those on international level. Awards at Istanbul Watercolour Society, Palm art awards-Germany and Art Society of India, Prafulla Dahanukar foundation award for emerging artist of the year to name a few were highlights of Vikrant's thriving young career which has seen solo n few group shows as well.

Vikrant has travelled and work in Europe. Where he worked under the guidance of renowned artist Mr. Alvaro Castagnet. He also successfully conducted watercolour workshops in France, Germany, Russia, Dubai & India.

He has been invited to demonstrate prestigious watercolor event called "InArteFabriano" in Italy, IWS Turkey Bienalle, Masters of Watercolor, Russia, IWS UAE Biennial. He is one of the invited artist for InWatercolor/Taiwan-Indian Watercolor Exchange in Taiwan and several international shows. Presently he is serving as Hon. Secretary of “Art Society of India”. He is active co-ordinator of International Watercolor Society in India. He is brand ambassador of Russian paint brand “WHITE NIGHTS” Nevskaya Palitra, St. Petersburg. His works has been published in several prestigious international publications."

Education

G.D. Art(Drawing & Painting) from L.S.Raheja school of art, Mumbai, India

Exhibitions

Solo Show-
• 2012- Chitari Art Gallery, Vashi
• 2013- Chitari Art Gallery, Vashi
• 2015- Nehru Centre Ac Art Gallery, Mumbai
• 2018- Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai

Group show:
• 2001- Nehru Centre Ac Art Gallery, Mumbai
• 2012- Ravindra Natya Mandir Art Gallery, Mumbai
• 2013- Nehru Centre Art Gallery, Mumbai
• 2014- Mercedes Benz Launch Show
• 2014- Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai