Ananta Mandal
Ananta Mandal
mumbai India
About Me

Ananta Mandal is an Indian painter. He has been recognized with top international and national honors for his painting. He is an expressive and imaginative painter. Mostly his paintings are created in impressionist manner and surrealist way in various mediums like watercolor, oil and acrylic.
Ananta is a member of numerous art organizations, including Member of The Pennsylvania Watercolor Society 2012-13, San Diego Watercolor Society, U.S.A. - 2008-09, Philadelphia Water Color Society, U.S.A.- 2008-09, Life Time Member of The Bombay Art Society, Mumbai, Member of R.A.D. Kolkata, Life Time Member of The Art Society of India, Mumbai.

Education

Graduate in Bachelor of Visual Arts (1st class) From Govt. College of Art & Craft, Calcutta University (Kolkata) – 2007

Events/Exhibitions

Multifarious Impressions II -  Lokayata Art Gallery 2014, New Delhi
 Multifarious Impressions -  Kamalnayan Bajaj Art Gallery 2013, Mumbai
The Journey – IFM Art Portfolio, 2012. Chandigarh
MUMBAI, Nehru Center Art Gallery (A.C), 2011. Mumbai
Journey from Reality- 2. Jehangir Art Gallery, 2010. Mumbai
Journey from Reality. Jehangir Art Gallery, 2010. Mumbai
Triveni Kala Sangam – 2008. New Delhi
‘Colour Scape’ Sponsored by Ray Art Gallery – 2008. Pune
‘Divine Reflections’ The Museum Gallery – 2007. Mumbai
‘The City of Joy’ Lokayata M.R.A.C. “Sponsored – Planet Art” – 2007. New Delhi
‘The Kolkata’ Academy of Fine Arts – 2006. Kolkata
Watercolor Painting at Academy of Fine Arts – 2004. Kolkata
Group Exhibitions – selected
2009: ‘The Art Group’ at Nehru Centre Art Gallery, Mumbai
2009 : ‘Terrorism’ R.A.D Presents an Exhibition, Chemould Art Gallery, Kolkata
2006 : International Exhibition at World Trade Center, Jakarta. Indonesia
2006 : Birla Academy Presents an Exhibition ‘FIGURE IN NATURE’. Kolkata
2006 : Group Exhibition of Young painters – Academy of Fine Arts. Kolkata
2005 : International Exhibition at ‘Barli Museum’. Bandung City. Indonesia
2005 : Award Winners Exhibition, Presented - Birla Academy Art & Culture . Kolkata
2005 : International Exhibition at ‘ World Trade Center’, Jakarta. Indonesia
2004 : Birla Academy Presented an Exhibition ‘ Young Faces in Contemporary Art’. New Delhi

Awards/Honors

‘’International‘’
2013 : First Place Award - 36th International Exhibition at Watercolor Art Society-Houston, U.S.A
2012 : The Winsor & Newton Excellence Award - Northwest Watercolor Society, USA
2011 : Award - The Pennsylvania Watercolor Society, USA
2010 : Award - Outstanding Acrylic. Bold Brush Painting Competition, October 2010
2010 : Best of show Award - Western Federation of Watercolor Society, Utah, U.S.A.
2009 : “ Award ” North East Watercolor Society. New York, U.S.A. 
2009 : “ Award ” – San Diego Watercolor Society, California, U.S.A.
2009 : ‘’Merit Award’’ 32th International Exhibition at Watercolor Art Society-Houston, U.S.A.
2008-09 : “Honorable Mention” The Art Renewal Center’s International Competition, New York.
2007 : “ Award of Excellence ” – Western Federation of Watercolor Society, U.S.A.
2007 : “ J. R. C.M. Award ” – Texas Watercolor Society, Texas , U.S.A.
2006 : “ Award of Excellence ” – San Diego Watercolor Society, California, U.S.A.
‘’National & Regional’’
2013 : AIFACS Award - 14th all India Watercolor Exhibition, New Delhi
2012 : AIFACS Award - 100 Years of the city of New Delhi 2011. New Delhi
2011 : Award for Best Landscape in Watercolor “All India” – The Bombay Art Society. Mumbai
2010 : Best Painting Award “All India” – R.A.D Presented an Exhibition “Arannya 2010”. Kolkata
2009 : Best Entry Award “All India” – The Art Society of India. Mumbai
2009 : Award “All India” – The Bombay Art Society. Mumbai
2006 : Camlin Award – “ 7th Eastern Region ” , Kolkata
2006 : Award “All India” – The Art Society of India. Mumbai
2006 : Award “All India” – Lokmanya Tilak Art Exhibition. Pune
2006 : Gold Medal – “Agnipath” A All India Art Exhibition. New Delhi
2006 : Certificate of Merit – “ Golden Brush” The Eye Within. Kolkata
2005 : Award “All India” – The Bombay Art Society. Mumbai
2005 : Award “All India” – ‘S.C.Z.C.C’ ministry of culture. Govt. of India. Nagpur
2005 : Birla Academy Award “All India” – Birla Academy Art & Culture . Kolkata
2005 : Best Painting Award with Gold Medal “All India” – K.N.A.C, Ujjain
2005 : Best Painting Award “All India” – Academy of Fine Arts, Kolkata
2005 : Award – “Agnipath” An All India painting Exhibition, New Delhi
2005 : Best Award – R.A.D Presented an Exhibition “Arannya 2005”. Kolkata
2005 : Award – Indian Society of Oriental Art, Kolkata
2005 : Best Water Colour Painting – Kolkata Information Center, Kolkata
2004 : Award – Govt, College of Art & Craft, Kolkata
2004 : Camlin Award – “ 5th Eastern Region ” , Kolkata
2004 : Best Water Colour Painting Award – ‘ E.Z.C.C’ Govt of India, Kolkata
2004 : Jury Award “All India” – ‘Varnika’ Art Contest, Ujjain, M.P
2004 : Gold Medal – ‘Avantika’ Regional Art Exhibition, Kolkata
2003 : Gold Medal for Best Painting “All India” – ‘K.N.A.C’ Ujjain
2003 : Certificate of Merit – ‘Avantika’, Kolkata
2003 : Certificate of Merit – Information Centre, Kolkata
2002 : Award : Govt. College of Art & Craft, Kolkata
Participation - selected
2013 : Color of Life II an exhibition of CPAA a charitable NGO, Mumbai
2013 : Project 7, an exhibition of contemporary paintings, Mumbai
2012 : The Royal Watercolour Society’s International Exhibition, London, UK 
2012 : Color of Life an exhibition of CPAA a Charitable NGO, Mumbai
2011 : 12th A.I.F.C.S. Watercolor all India Exhibition. New Delhi
2010 : Colours Changing Hue ll, Camlin Art Foundation, at Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
2010 : INFAC Presents an All India Exhibition at Lalit Kala Akademy, New Delhi
2009 : 51st National Exhibition, Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi
2009 : Annual Exhibition, The Bombay Art Society, Mumbai
2008 : Art Fusion Show - 2008, Nehru Centre, Mumbai
2008-07-06-05 : Annual Exhibition – The Art Society of India. Mumbai
2007 : 30th International Exhibition at Watercolor Art Society-Houston, U.S.A.
2007-06-05 : Annual Exhibition – Birla Academy Art & Cultural. Kolkata
2006-05 : Annual Exhibition – Lokayata, (mulk raj anand centre) New Delhi
2006-05 : Annual Exhibition – The Bombay Art Society. Mumbai
2006 : Annual Exhibition – Indian Academy of Fine Arts. Amritsar
2006 : R.A.D Presents an Exhibition “ E.Z.C.C ”. Kolkata
2006 : An Exhibition “Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow”-Govt. College of Art & Craft, Kolkata
2006-05 : “Arannya 2006” R.A.D Presented annual Exhibition “Birla Academy”. Kolkata
2005 & 06 : Exhibition of W.B.S.A ‘ Rabindra Bharati University, Kolkata
2004 : Indian Society of Oriental Art, Kolkata
2003 : 76th A.I.F.C.S Regional Art Exhibition. Kolkata
2006-05-04-03 : All India Fine Arts Annual Exhibition, Academy of Fine Arts, Kolkata
2007-06-05-04-03-02 : Annual Exhibition Govt. College of Art & Craft, Kolkata

ARTWORKS BY Ananta Mandal
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Rajasthan Jaisalmer
Product Code: CE101460 Size: 45" X 30" Medium: Watercolor on Paper Price : INR 125000
Blooming Warrior
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Mumbai Skyline
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Bandra Station, Mumbai
Product Code: CE101457 Size: 30" X 22" Medium: Watercolor on Paper Price : INR 65000
Mumbai Skyscraper
Product Code: CE101456 Size: 40" X 30" Medium: Watercolor on Paper Price : INR 108000
Winter Reflection in Kolkata
Product Code: CE101455 Size: 30" X 22" Medium: Watercolor on Paper Price : INR 65000
Disintegration II
Product Code: CE101454 Size: 38" X 55" Medium: Watercolor on Paper Price : INR 145000
Estrange
Product Code: CE101452 Size: 45" X 30" Medium: Watercolor on Paper Price : INR 115000
Top View of Churchgate
Product Code: CE101451 Size: 40" X 30" Medium: Acrylic on Canvas Price : INR 125000
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