Jimmy Chishi


1980, Satakha, Nagaland.
Lives in Delhi and Nagaland, India

Chishi has received awards from the Ministry of Culture and the Lalit Kala Akademi for puppetry and painting, respectively. He had his first solo show Songs of reconciliation at Infusion Studio Delhi in March 2016. Some of his group shows include Body Luggage, Steirischer Herbst, Graz, Austria, September 2016; Art for the Industry, Tata Centre for Excellence, Jamshedpur 2014; and participation in United Art Fair 2013, Pragati Maidan, Delhi October 2013. Chishi is pursuing an MPhil to research the sculpture of Nagaland at the School of Arts and Aesthetics, at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.