Tushar Joag


1966, Mumbai.
Lives in Delhi, India

Joag graduated in Sculpture from Sir JJ School of Arts in 1988, which was followed by a Masters in Sculpture at the Faculty of Fine Arts, MSU Baroda (1988-1990), a Fellowship at the Kanoria Center for Arts, Ahmedabad, and an artist-residency at Rijksakademie in Amsterdam (1998-2000). Joag was one of the co-founders of the Bombay-based artist collective, Open Circle that sought to engage with contemporary socio-political issues via an integration of theory and practice. He has convened/curated international events, screenings and exhibitions individually and in collaboration. He has also participated in many prominent national as well as international shows. Currently he is founding faculty and Associate Professor, Department of Art Design and Performing Art, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Shiv Nadar University.