IndianArtCollectors recognizes the efforts of conventional art galleries who have invested a lot of time and money in promoting Indian artists. Therefore, we provide well researched links to galleries dealing in contemporary Indian Art. You can acquire artworks for your collection from these sources as well.
Sumukha was established in 1996 as a gallery dedicated to promoting Indian Contemporary Art. Since then, the Gallery
has been showing established as well as emerging Indian artists within the country and internationally. Located strategically in central Bangalore, the technology capital of India, Sumukha regularly holds exhibitions, workshops and special art events in its 5000 square feet of gallery space.
Mahua Art Gallery offers art collectors an opportunity to view and purchase contemporary Indian art from across India. The gallery has a wide selection of paintings, sculptures & etchings by established and emerging artists. It focuses on identifying talented young artists with annual awards and showcasing them in their national and international exhibitions. Easy to navigate, Mahua online gallery offers its selection to collectors across the globe.
Founded in 1993, Renaissance Gallerie exhibits paintings and sculptures of Indian artists both famous and promotional. The gallery takes pride in introducing at least two new artists every year. In its bid to cater to the public, both art-enthusiastic and not, Renaissance has ensured that each exhibition-opening is flavored with a culturally artistic twist. Music recitals, dance performances, theatrics, and special guest appearances the non-art-enthusiasts to be more comfortable with attending exhibitions and paints a brighter opportunity for art-appreciation to spread. You can visit Renaissance Gallerie at 104, Westminster, 13 Cunningham Road, Bangalore-560 052, India
Artworld was established in 1997 as a second generation gallery geared to meet the challenges of promoting Indian Art abroad. Artworld has held path-breaking exhibitions in several countries like Germany, Paris, Holland, Denmark, U.S.A., Singapore, the Pao Galleries, Hong Kong, Art Museum- Ginza Tokyo, The University Museum, Penang and the National Gallery of Modern Art, Kuala Lumpur.
This leading art gallery of Chennai, was started in 2003. It hosts regular exhibitions and has had a very successful run with group exhibitions of senior and leading artists. The gallery is situated on Mount Road, in between the Royapettah Clock Tower and the Melody Theater.
Situated on a quite avenue and surrounded by fresh greenery is Prakrit Art Gallery at R.A.Puram in Chennai. Within a year of its establishment, Prakrit Art Gallery emerged as a leading player within the art market circuit. It has organized many exhibitions of paintings by artists from all over the country.
Established about eleven years ago with a view to promote Indian Contemporary Art and also to widen the horizon it also brings to light the fading traditional and folk art of India. Keeping in pace with the changing business trends and continuing its efforts to extend their valuable clients personalised feel and initiate them in appreciating Art also in the cyber space we have decided to plunge in the virtual world with their new website.
Aryan Art Gallery is a reputed & authentic art auction house with glorious tradition & cultural background of preserving, protecting and dealing with artwork. The Holdings of Aryan Art Gallery, New Delhi - India and Hong Kong include a huge range of outstanding collection of Indian contemporary paintings, rare Indian contemporary art pieces and antiques. Gallery collection features finest and master works of world famous Indian artists like Raja Ravi Verma, Rabindranath Tagore, Hamendra Nath Mazumdar, Jamini Roy, M F Husain, S H Raza, V S Goitonde, F N Souza, Akbar Padamsee, Krishan Khanna, Jogen Chowdhury, Bikas Bhattacharjee, Anjolie Ela Menon, Rahul Arya, Indervir etc.
The big Daddy of the Contemporary Indian Art in Delhi, this gallery is as much of a museum as an art gallery! A must see for anyone in Delhi, their collection is one of the richest in the country, ranging from the old to the new artists, from large paintings to miniatures, and from the Bengal artists to the famous painters of the Progressives group.
A small art gallery in Delhi, they are very responsive to any query. They often get you the best deals in the artists of your choice. Don’t go by the collection on the net, pick up the phone and speak to them!
Galleria is a professionally managed art gallery that promotes and supports contemporary artists. Over a 100 established and emerging artists have been associated with the Gallery since its inception, over 12 years ago. The Gallery has a presence in both Bombay and Delhi, and represents artists from all over India. Besides many exhibitions in India, Galleria has done many exhibitions abroad, in Hongkong, Singapore, New York, Jakarta and London. These art shows have been extremely well received and earned worldwide acclaim.
Gallerie Ganesha today offers a large selection of Paintings-Sculptures-Drawings-Lithographs-Serigraphs-Prints-Etchings-Photographs etc. created by artists of fame and promise.
A smallish online art gallery from Delhi, you do find a good artwork every now and then, despite their limited art collection.
Gallery Art Motif is located in Delhi. It has an excellent collection of artworks by all genre's of artists. Though prices are not listed on line, and neither are works marked as sold/ unsold, but surfing through the web site is a treat!
Gallery Espace is considered as one of the most prestigious contemporary art galleries in India. Since its inception in 1989, it has been working in collaboration with leading critics, curators and artists to present both landmark exhibitions and outstanding works from both younger and established artists in a variety of media. It is located in New Friends Colony in Delhi.
Gallery Threshold was established in 1997, with a well defined role for itself - to act as a catalyst in initiating contemporary art related activities and starting a dialogue between the artists and the viewers. Gallery Threshold celebrates the achievements of older established artists with the same enthusiasm as it promotes the work of the younger generation who are themselves on the threshold of their individual artistic careers.
Great Banyan Art is a large private collection of eclectic paintings that bring together various artists, genres and periods. The collection represents works by leading modernists such as M.F Husain, F.N Souza, Tyeb Mehta, V.S. Gaitonde and contemporary artworks by Anju Dodiya, Atul Dodiya, Chittrovanu Mazumdar, and Baiju Parthan amongst others. The collection also features International Asian contemporary Artists.
Great Banyan Art’s collection enjoys very high provenance and has been built largely through acquisitions from leading international and domestic auction houses and some from foremost art galleries of India.
Founded in 1955, Kumar Art Gallery was the first art gallery in New Delhi. It has promoted several artist who are world famous today. The gallery has also promoted tribal and primitive art. Works of more than fifty well known Indian artists are on view and sale at the Kumar Gallery.
Palette Art Gallery situated in the heart of New Delhi - prides itself with the most unique collection of Contemporary Art in India. It was launched in 2001 by Designer Duo, Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna, promoters of Fashion Label H2O and CUE.
Rahul & Art deal in indian contemporary art and have a limited but good collection of master artists as well as younger artists.
Red Earth is devoted to designing events such as performances, talks, and workshops and fostering artistic and cultural activity in various other ways like publications and art exhibitions; with a premium on aestheticism and innovation.
Red Earth believes that the inter-relationship of the arts is a central element of the Indian cultural ethos. The varied art forms are symbiotic entities, making up an organic whole. Red Earth seeks to strengthen inter-disciplinary relationships, which enrich art forms, as well as heighten aesthetic pleasure.
The Shrine Empire Gallery is an amalgamation of two art entities-Empire Art and The Shrine Gallery. The gallery is envisioned as a platform for presenting and promoting contemporary visual art practices. Prior to the merger both have worked together on several shows in India and
Singapore and have collaborated with artists whose works have been considered groundbreaking.
Vadehra Art Gallery promotes Indian contemporary art through exhibitions, retrospectives & publications. For over a decade they have exhibited the finest artists from across the country at their gallery, and showed landmark exhibitions at the National Gallery of Modern art, New Delhi. They are consultants to Christie’s for their Indian contemporary art auctions since 1995.
Gallerie Alternatives, first of its kind at DLF Qutab Enclave, Gurgaon was inaugurated in Jan '99. The Gallery has been planned over an area of 5,500 sq.ft., allowing ample space for display. In addition to a Sculpture Court, a separate area has been demarcated for stocks, so as to facilitate the smooth functioning of the gallery and the exhibition in progress. The one line gallery has a good collection, though prices are not displayed against the artworks.
Founded in 2005, Art2Day has opted to open and diversify the art scene by breaking the monopoly of big names and mainstream centers to accommodate and collect art from regional centers. It is dedicated to the promotion of young talent and provides a platform for them to exhibit their work along with that of eminent artists. There have been several noteworthy exhibitions of paintings sculptures and photography at the gallery. Apart from exhibitions, Art2Day offers courses and art workshops in painting, pottery, folk art like warli, craft like murals etc. The gallery has two locations in Pune, one on Tilak Road and the other on the Camp.
Artists Circle has been functioning from 2003 with a list of exhibitions and workshops. They are a charitable organisation and utilise their generated funds for scholarships and medical funding for artists.
Founded by Dr.Prakash Chandra Kejariwal,Chitrakoot Art Gallery grew out of an attempt to create a display space for artists in south Calcutta in the beginning of 1980s.It is the oldest commercial art gallery of Kolkata. Help came from all the artists like Bikash Bhattacharya, Ganesh Pyne, Paritosh Sen, Shyamal Dutta Ray, Amitabha Banerjee, Sunil Das, Dharmanarayan Dasgupta, Lalu Prasad Shaw and more. The gallery had many shows of these artists and other artists from Delhi and Bombay, prominent being Ram Kumar, Paramjit Singh and Akbar Padamsee. Husain patronized with regular visits and even a drawing show. The gallery developed the position of the only art – salon in Calcutta with evening sessions of many of the above mentioned artists for years to come.
Today it boasts of a collection of 4000 works including the Bengal Masters of early period like Jamini Roy, Deviprasad Roychowdhury, Hemen Mazumdar, Rabindranath Tagore, Abanindranath Tagore, Gaganendranath Tagore, Nandalal and their disciples. The collection includes very rare 100 to 150 year old paintings.With almost a museum like collection the gallery is visited by art lovers from all over the world and is famous for its unique collection of Bengal Art.
The gallery also specializes in shows of art from various countries which they had in the last 30 years, organizing unique exhibitions like ’99 names of Allah’ and ‘The Merchant of Dreams’. They have a Photography division, an art library, an art restoration unit, and art valuation service. The gallery has also organized many art camps including one in Cambodia and other in Nepal.
Gallery Sanskriti has a much bigger art collection than what is displayed on the online art gallery. It has one of the finest treasures of Indian Contemporary Art, mostly of the contemporary artists of Bengal. If you are interested in any artist, pick up the phone and call them. Based in Kolkata, this gallery also has a branch in New Delhi.
Genesis Art Gallery, Kolkata, was established in 1985 and has grown to
become one the most consistent, regular and reliable galleries over a
period of more than two decades. In all these years it has showcased a
varied collection of contemporary Indian art, ranging from solo shows of
major arists such as Ram Kinker Baij, Manik Lal Bandopadhyaya, Suruchi
Chand, Robin Mandal, Isha Mohammed, Rameshwar Broota, Suhas Roy, Gosto
Kumar, Thomas Easley and others, to a number of group shows representing
talented artists such as Asit Patnaik, Bratin Khan, Bhagat Singh, S.
Harshvardhan, Sanatan Dinda, Prakash Karmakar, Suman Roy, Sukanto Das,
Prakash Karmakar, and Wasim Kapoor, to name a few.
Masters Collection is a ten year old art gallery, pioneering in India to introduce art work of world masters. The recent years have shown an explosion of interest in Indian modern art and keeping this trend in sight, Masters Collection shifted focus in promoting Indian contemporary art and in a short span of time earned the
recognition as a source for the finest & authentic works in Indian modern art and modern art work.
This Art Gallery is a new entrant to Kolkata's active art world. The gallery has a very good collection of Indian Contemporary Art to offer and it opens itself to all forms of art, be they paintings, sculptures, installations or photography. Mon Art Gallerie has art pieces on sale through its website too. This gallery is born out of the hard work and passion of art collector and enthusiast Manju Sethia.
Verandah Art Gallery is a boutique gallery in Kolkata. It showcases a small but exclusive collection of works from both the seniors and the emerging artists of Bengal. They are internet friendly, and very responsive on email, so drop them a line if you like something!
A small art shop located at Swabhumi in Kolkata, it has a vast collection of small artworks by famous artists, making these names accessible to those who cannot afford large paintings.
With its focus primarily on artist both established and upcoming, Aakriti aims to showcase the collective vision and talents of contemporary Indian Art in all its myriad manifestations. And, in the process emerge as a platform for the promotion of artistic talent from all across India. More importantly, however, recognising that art cannot thrive on praise alone, Aakriti buys, outright, any work it believes in - irrespective of who creates it. webdesignatz
The collection of this gallery includes paintings, drawings, sculptures, photography, prints of Fine Art along with an online bookstore on art. Since an eye for the best is a must, Art Invest aides to choose the best! The gallery is located at 63, Golden Palace, Turner Road,Bandra West, Mumbai.
The showcased artworks are, naturally, an eclectic mix satiating the appetite of the connoisseur as well as igniting the spark in the future collector/investor. It will make this art readily accessible with the simple click of a button, enabling the visitor to easily and leisurely peruse the paintings and make a considered decision. The gallery is up and running now and needless to say that we are optimistic about the immense potential that lies ahead.
Situated at Colaba, Mumbai, this gallery has a fancy multi media presentation for all its visitors. Better than lugging all the paintings out of the storage, you can choose what you like and view those physically. Started by a collector, they have a small collection of famous painters.
Galleria is a respected and admired art gallery which promotes and supports contemporary artists. Over a 100 established and emerging artists have been associated with the gallery since its inception, over 10 years ago. It is headquartered in Bombay, and has now set up a gallery in Vasant Vihar, in New Delhi. It enjoys an excellent reputation and clientele worldwide. The website of the gallery hosts a good collection of works.
Gallery Beyond, located in Mumbai, is the fresh face of Indian Art. It focuses on young contemporary art from India. It has regularly held successful and well received exhibitions, art camps, workshops and fundraising events. The Gallery Beyond team has had a successful run as curators and coordinators for auctions with Sotheby and Christies and Bowrings. The gallery offers the facility of online sale through it's website.
Gallery Soulflower is located in Silom Galleria, next to Holiday Inn, Bangkok.
They have an office at Andheri (East), Mumbai, India. It offers outstanding works of art by Indian artists, both established and the young and upcoming ones. This gallery attempts to go beyond the commercial aspect of art by developing a platform to discuss, debate and promote various schools of art. It has established itself as a reasonable and reliable source of art.
JAMAAT hosts well curated shows and interesting art activities every month. While they don't sell on-line very actively, they do have a limited but good collection of art works in store. Drop an email to the founder. Pravina Mecklai, who is very responsive on email or phone. Better still, drop by at Jamaat in the Sky at Colaba, Mumbai to enjoy the art and the breathtaking view of the Arabian Sea!
Well known for its online auctions, Saffronart is probably the most transparent art site in terms of prices, amongst the art galleries online. Priced on the higher side, their efficiency in responding and quality of delivery justifies their premium. Of course their online auction is something all collectors look forward to viewing, some look forward to selling at and only a few can afford to buy works at!
Sakshi Gallery is a professionally run organization managed by people from the world of art and finance. It is part of the Synergy Art Foundation Limited, India's first corporate entity focused on art. Sakshi Mumbai is housed in 10,000 square feet of space carved out of the innards of an old mill, in Lower Parel. It's original structure and warehouse dimensions have been left intact.
Studio3 was established in 2002 in Mumbai. It has grown with a view to promote Contemporary Indian Art. The art gallery has been continuously involved in the recognition and promotion of emerging talent creating an awareness of art amongst old and new collectors by showcasing good quality art works and providing a platform for interaction between artists and collectors.
Tulika Arts Gallery offers works by young upcoming and established artists. The Gallery is centrally located in Mumbai and regularly holds exhibitions, workshops, and seminars in their 2000 sq ft gallery space. They also have online exhibitions of works by upcoming artists. The gallery offers online sales through its website and the prices are listed on the site.
Visions Art is a premium art gallery for Indian Contemporary Art. Since its inception in 2006, Visions Art has tried to create a mélange of Indian Contemporary paintings, prints, sculptures and folk art. Currently holding works of more than 100 artists Visions art has got a niche over the current trend in the art market. The gallery has reached out to all and has managed to pique their interest. Their website, interestingly, also hosts news from the art world collected from various newspaper clippings!
Ashni Art Gallery is the latest gallery in London which specializes predominantly in Indian Art of the highest quality both past and present. It has a varied collection of Modern and Contemporary Indian Art. The gallery offers art clients original works of art and provides a highly personalized service. They also provide a wealth of information about the artists. The gallery is in London just off New Bond Street .
Galerie Hélène Lamarque presents a wide range of western and non-western works. In their upcoming show India!, the Paris based gallery has chosen the pick of the crop of the contemporary Indian art scene. They will be exhibiting works by very established artists such as Anju Chaudhuri, Anish Kapoor, Prabhakar Kolte and Vivan Sundaram, along with the younger generation - Debesh Goswami, Riyas Komu, Bose Krishnamachari and John Tun Sein.
Kala Fine Art has been promoting Indian contemporary art in the USA since 2001. "We offer work in a host of mediums from both leading artists who were influential in the Modern art movement in India and emerging artists who are developing a contemporary idiom.We believe in the value of learning through cultural exchange and are dedicated to helping YOU access the exciting world of art in today's India. KFA provides private collectors with the opportunity to diversify their collections. Unlike other online galleries offering Indian art, KFA maintains its own collection in Austin, Texas, where the majority of the works are available for viewing and exhibition upon request. Kala Fine Art director, Justin Marx, is also available for consultation."