Burhan Najmuddin Nagarwala
BORN - 8 Feb 1987
M.F.A (MASTERS IN FINE ARTS) in Painting, (2016)
Attended Painters Workshops for 5 months at Art Studio in San Francisco CA. [USA] (2015).
B.F.A (Bachelors of fine arts) in Painting, Grades: 64.12% (2011).
HONORS AND AWARD
Artwork selection in BERKELEY FICTION REVIEWS [ISSUE No 35] Magazine, California USA. (2015)
Bombay art society award for Best Painting Year (2014).
Camlin Award in oil for the portrait in student category Year (2011).
Secured 1st place in State Art Award Maharashtra Year (2010).
Bombay Art Society selection Year (2009 & 2010).
The Art Society of India selection portrait Year (2011).
Paintings Selection in Camlin, Bombay art society and The Art Society of India.
(2014) “Charcoal” Malaka Spice Hotel, Koregaon Park, Pune, INDIA.
(2013) “UN CABALLO’’ D.D.Neroy art gallery, Mumbai, INDIA.
(2012) “BEAUTY IN BLACK’’ D.D.Neroy art gallery, Mumbai, INDIA.
(2011) “MY WORK ’’ Malaka Spice Hotel, Koregaon Park, Pune, INDIA.
(2014) Let Art Work Gallery. Pune, INDIA.
(2014) Dubai Art Fair
(2014) Art hop Oakwood Hotel Pune, INDIA.
(2013) Tulika art gallery Mumbai, INDIA.
(2012) United Art Fair, Delhi, INDIA.
(2011) P.O. R. N [Painters of the real nation] Darpan art gallery Pune, INDIA.
(Since 2004) S.I.M.A [Society of Marine Artist] did seascape paintings Exhibitions in Pune, INDIA.
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Burhan Nagarwala is a young and emerging artist residing in Mumbai. Having completed Masters in fine arts. from Bharati Vidyapeeth, Pune, India. Most of his paintings are realistic.
Burhan chooses Oil & Charcoal as his favorite medium to work with Painting horses has interested him from childhood and he does so immaculately. He portrays Life's joys and pains through horses. Burhan also does landscapes and portraits abstract depending on his mood whichever thing attracts him, or what is going on in the surroundings, Burhan doesn't like to stick to one style he believes an artist should experiment with everything in the art world.
The horse is the symbol of beauty, freedom and strength. Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success, quotes the artist.