D A R S H A N SINGH GREWAL
b. 1988, Patiala, Punjab, India
E D U C A T I O N
2012 Graduation in Architecture, DCR University, Murthal, Haryana [India]
P R O J E C T S
Stage Design & Art Installations
at Nivaan – Handpan And World Music Festival 2019 / 7th Feb – 9th Feb, 2020 / organised by Dipak Thakker & Gaurav Gupta of PanIndia Handpan Community / at Montego Bay Beach Villa, Goa, India
Stage Design, Gate Design & Other Art Installation
at Organic Mahotsav 2019 / 29th Nov – 1st Dec 2019 / 7th National Biennial Convention on Organic Farming by OFAI (Organic Farming Association of India) / Shilpgram, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India
Facilitated Circle: Sawal-E-Safar / 29th Sept – 1st October, 2019 / Part of Basic & Beyond Sikhi Family Camp by Basics of Sikhi India Charitable Trust / at Rajasthali Resort, Kukas, Jaipur, Rajasthan
Facilitated E7: LTA Workshop / 27th May – 2nd June, 2019 / at Arpana Fine Arts Gallery, New Delhi / Part of ‘I AM – Identity Art Marathon‘ 24 day multi-disciplinary art festival.
Facilitated E7: LTA ‘Learning Through Art‘ Workshop / 15th – 17th May 2019 / at ARCH College of Design & Business, Jaipur. Rajasthan
Barkat / Book Cover Design + Social Media Creatives / A book of poetry by Karanjeet Komal
Vivek Sur Sanmaan 2018 / Trophy Design
Project Sikhan Da Silsila / Poetry & Singing / A journey of ‘words’ and ‘sound’ exploration
Jeevey Punjab / January 6th 2019 / Stage Design & Installation at Tagore Theatre, Chandigarh, India
Wing Less / An Interactive Art Installations at MH Syal Festival’18 / November, 17-18th 2018 / Majha House, Amritsar, Punjab, India
Rajasthan Kabir Yatra / October, 2-7th 2018 / Graphic & Typo Design, Stage & Set Design at Bikaner, Jaisalmer & Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India
Sada-E-Tehzeeb / June, 24th 2018 / Film Art , Graphic & Typo Design, Stage Design & Panel Installation at IAFA (Indian Academy of Fine Arts), Amritsar, Punjab, India
Majha House Festival / March, 3-4th 2018 / Stage Design & Art Installations at Majha House, Basant Avenue, Amritsar, Punjab, India
Bag & Apparel Design / first weeks of Feb & April, 2018 / at GVCS, Badmer, Rajasthan, India
Windows of Desert Flowers / first week of Feb 2018 / Art Installation at GVCS (Gramin Vikas Evam Chetna Sansthan), Badmer, Rajasthan, India
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JVF RRAP Conference 2018 / Jan, 24-26th 2018 / Organized by Jaipur Virasat Foundation at RRAP Hub, Anokhi Farm & Golcha Gardens, Jaipur. Event Design Project III – at AKFD Studio, Jaipur.
Taalbelia / Dec, 23-25th 2017 / a 3-day round the clock residential music festival at Mandawa, Rajasthan. Event Design Project II – at AKFD Studio, Jaipur.
RAJASTHAN HERITAGE WEEK 2017 – Handmade In Rajasthan / Dec, 7-10th 2017 / Presented by The Khadi Board along with the Government of Rajasthan, in association with Prasad Bidapa Associates. Event Design Project I – at AKFD Studio, Jaipur.
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Saras Installations,at Saras Mela, Ludhiana / Oct, 5-16th 2017 / organized by Ministry of Rural Development, Government of India. Hosted by District Administration, Ludhiana in association with NABARD at Punjab Agriculture University, Ludhiana.
Shilp Khel / June-July, 2017 / Art & Play Activities with kids at Chirag School, Simayal, Nainital, Uttarakhand, India
Rajasthan Kabir Yatra / Stage & Set Design at Bikaner, Rajasthan
Landmark, a Vernacular Sculpted Installation at Village Jaipura, Ludhiana, Punjab
Waves and the Root, Poetry & Performance Art at Paradise Beach, Pondicherry
Saudade, A Photo Art Project at Village Kotla Bhari, Ludhiana, Punjab
Yellow Mark, a series of hand drawn Doodle Art Illustrations
Golden Lines, a series of hand drawn Doodle Art Illustrations
Blue Bugs, a Wall Art and a series of hand drawn Bookmarks
Installations: Cine Mandal, Croc, Sparrow, Vista, Kites & Fish Eye
Craft Objects: Planter Lamp, Skeleton Lamp & Funnel Lamp
Residential Care Institute for Special (MR) Children, New Delhi / Academic Architectural Thesis Project
G R O U P E X H I B I T I O N
Saudade at Textured Conscience / Dec, 16th -22nd / AIFACS, New Delh / Curated by Aakshat Sinha
Saudade at By Hand from the Heart – Group Show / Feb, 1st – 3rd / Lalit Kala Akademi, Chennai, India
A R T I S T S T A L L
2015 Delhi Comic Con / NSIC Exhibition Ground, Okhla, Delhi
A R T R E S I D E N C Y
International Artist Village Residency / Feb 3th-7th, 2018 / Organized by Chittorgarh Art Society at Nandvai Village & Menal Resort, Chittorgarh, India.
W O R K S H O P S A T T E N D E D
Jeevan Vidya Workshop / August 11th-18th, 2019 / Facilitated by Vinish Gupta (Center for Holistic Learning) / Hosted by Swaraj University & Swapathgami Network at Tapovan Ashram , Swaraj University, Udaipur
Inner work through Yoga / July 18th-20th, 2019 / Facilitated by Raghu Ananthanarayanan (Ritambhara) / Co-hosted by Deer Park Institute & Ritambhara Ashram at Deer Park Institute, Bir, Himachal Pradesh, India.
Vimukt Shiksha Yatra / October 15th-23rd, 2018 / Bengaluru to Auroville / Jointly hosted by Travellers’ University, Shikshantar Sansthan, Bhoomi College, Navgurukul, Srishti School of Art & Design, Project Defy, Puvidham School, Sadhna Forest, Anveshan, YouthLink & Swadharma, Auroville.
Samvaad on learning : Re imagining Schools; Re thinking Knowledge / Nov 18th-20th, 2016 / Facilitated by Team Existential Knowledge Foundation at BAIF Campus, Warje, Pune, India.
P U B L I C A T I O N
Landmark / Emergent Art Space / 2017 – News Letter / January 27, 2017
Landmark / Emergent Art Space / Forum / December 15, 2016
Saudade / Emergent Art Space / Fall 2016 – News Letter / October 25, 2016
Saudade / Emergent Art Space / Forum / June 9, 2016