Sonia Rodrigues Sabharwal
Date of Birth : 31st August, 1968
Academic Qualifications :
Bachelor Degree in Fine Arts (Painting) from Goa College of Arts,
Bombay University in the year 1989(1st Class)
Achievements in Paintings:
1992-93 : Research Grant Scholarship in Painting from Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi.
1994 : Nominated for the UNESCO Award in Painting by Kala Academy, Goa.
1994, 1996 , 1997 : Won State Art Awards in Painting instituted by Govt. of Goa.
2002 : Artistic Residency Program at the Convento Da Arrabida, Portugal from
Fundacao Oriente of Portugal.
Art Exhibitions :
Participated in various Art Exhibitions Throughout the Country, details Of which are given below:
Group & Solo Exhibitions:
1986-1989 : Stare Art Exhibition, Goa.
1989 : South Zone Cultural Centre, Nagpur.
1990 : All India Art Exhibition, Chitrakala Parishad, Bangalore
1991 : Tilak Samrat Trust, Pune.
1991 : 1st Independent Art Exhibition, Goan Art Forum, Goa.
1991 : 7th Triennale International Painters Camp & Exhibition, L.K.A.-Goa.
1991 : Contemporary 91, Goan Art Forum, Goa.
1991 : Backyard Ritual, National Art Exhibition, Goan Art Forum, Goa.
1993 : Two Women Exhibition, Flying Dutchman, Goa.
1993 : Two Women Exhibition, Sarala Art Center, Madras.
1993 ; Two Women Exhibition, Chitram Art Gallery, Cochin.
1994 : Three Women Exhibition, Kaka Academy, Goa.
1995 : Two Artist Exhibition, Jehangir Art Gallery, Bombay.
1995 : Solo Exhibition, Gallery Steps, Delhi.
1996 : Two Artist Exhibition, Kala Akademy , Goa
1996 : Solo Exhibiton ANZ - Grindlays, Bombay.
1996 : Two Artist Exhibition, Kala Academy , Goa
1997 : Solo Exhibition-India International Centre (IIC), New Delhi
1997 : Painters Camp- 50 Years Of India's Independence, Organized ByMaurya Sheraton-ITC New Delhi
1998 : Solo Exhibition- Gallery Geetanjali, Goa
1998 : :Three Artist Exhibition, Jehanghir Art Gallery, Mumbai.
2000 : Solo Exhibition - Art Chamber, Goa.
2001 : Two Artist Exhibition, Kala Academy , Goa
2001 : Two Artist Exhibition, Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai.
2001 ; 11 Women Artist, Swastika Art Gallery, New Delhi.
2001 : Group Exhibition. Maurya Sheraton, New Delhi.
2002 : 5 Woman Artist, Art Chamber, Goa.
2002 : Group Exhibition, Karma Art Gallery, New Delhi.
2002 : Goan Artist Group Exhibition, Cymroza Art Gallery, Mumbai.
2003 : Fontainhas Festival Of The Arts, Goa.
2003 : Solo Exhibition - Soulkurry Art, Art Point, Mumbai.
2003 : Solo Exhibition -Fundacao Oriente, Goa.
2004 : Fontainhas Festival Of The Arts, Goa.
2004 : Solo Exhibition, Galleria Vieira da Silva, Embassy of Portugal, New Delhi.
2004 : 9th Harmony Show, Organized By Reliance Industries Ltd. - Mumbai.
2004 : "Once Upon A Time"- (Fairytales) Multimedia Exhibition organized By Fundacao Oriente, Goa.
2004 : "Canvas 2004", An Art Show on Woman Organized By Legends Of India, New Delhi.
2005 : 10th Harmony Show, Organized By Reliance Industries Ltd. - Mumbai.
2005 : Theatre and Art, Presentation and Exhibition, jointly organized By Fundacao Oriente and Kala Academy, Goa.
2005 : Fontainhas Festival Of The Arts, Goa.
2005 : Portugal through the Eyes of the Goan Artist, Exhibition organized by the Counsul General Of Portugal, Goa. Exhibitions Held in Goa and New Delhi.
2006 : Solo Exhibition - Passion Of Christ - Art Chamber, Goa.
2006 : "Synergy In Call Of Destiny" Presented By Art Indus And Action For Autism, at India Habitat Centre, New Delhi.