Dimple B.Shah

Dimple Shah is a multidisciplinary artist; her work builds strong political and social knowledge in a physical and poetic visual language.

Her work represents the intrinsic study of philosophy, psychology, shamanism and eco-feminism with key socio-political concerns related to war-related humanitarian issues like migration, crimes against women, etc.



Dimple is a practicing multidisciplinary artist from Bangalore, studied in MS University, Baroda; her art practice has developed in Painting, Printmaking, Installation, and Performance Art. She has been honored with National & International Awards among them India Foundation for the Arts grant for Project 560, 2014, and Afiriperforma International Residency, Lagos, Nigeria 2013. She had solo shows in Glasgow Print studio, United Kingdom. First Gold Prix in 7th Engraving Biennale, Versailles 2009, National Award, LKA, Government of India 2008, Commonwealth Arts & Crafts Award, UK 2005, Arunawaz Award 2004, Junior Fellowship, HRD, Govt.2001/2. She has been practicing Live Performance art for the last 20 years and widely performed in international performance Festivals and Biennales.