Born the 8th of June 1958, Madhuri Bhaduri has been successful artist the past four decades, exhibiting her works since 1986 in major cities in India and Abroad. In the earlier part of her career, Madhuri has also been a National champion in badminton and played at National level for several years followed by squash for five years the Nationals. She pursued a diploma in French at Alliance Francaise de Pune for three years and went to pursuing a formal training in Masters of Art and painting from S.N.D.T women’s University, Mumbai.
Madhuri Bhaduri’s art works have featured in thirty six solo shows and more than 70 group shows in India and abroad. She has received several prestigious awards during her art journey including the latest being felicitated by Women’s Economic Forum (WEF 2016) as Iconic Leader in field of Art, Design and Entrepreneurship and Dr. Sarojini Naidu National award for women in June 2016. She recently received the achiever’s in field of Art by Savvy Magna Publications. The Artist actively participates in many National workshops and has been actively involved in contributing to many charitable organizations like Concern India foundation, Cancer patients Aid Association, Bhuj earthquake, SEC (society the education of crippled), CRY, Help age and is constantly re-inventing herself by herself to different vistas. The latest being her summer study course in Finance and Art at the Sotheby’s Institute of Art. Her paintings the collections of many institutions and private collectors such as Jamshed Bhaba, Aditya Birla, Sadruddin Daya, Ajay Piramal, Tata Group of Companies , The Leela Hotel, Kirloskar Group, Bajaj Auto, Bharat Forge & Kalyani Industries and Kirloskar Cummins to name a few.
Madhuri’s art works have gradually veered from figurative the abstractionist mode her inner being matured the way she expressed her thought process and feeling on canvas. Each new series exploring the various planes of emotional experiences in dialogue of brush and paint is warm, vivid, sensual and completely resounding with the message of her inner spirit where there is spontaneity, hope, joy and fulfillment. In 2002 this multi dimensional artist took to sculpting and creating “assemblages” using metal scraps, in endeavor to understand and realize more completely what form and shape are about, savoring the possibilities of expression as sculpture.
EducationSt. Joseph’s High School (1974) Diploma in French (Alliance de Francaise) (1983) M.A.(Arts and Painting) SNDT(Bombay University) (1988) Finance and the Art Market – Sotheby’s Institute of Art, London (2016)
- 2017- Canvas & Beyond- Studio-M, Pune 2016- The Indian Luxury Expo- Eikowa, Porsche, New Delhi 2016- The Memory Chronicles- Cartoon Art Gallery, Dubai 2016- Spirited Reverberations- Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai 2015- The Memory Chronicles- Gallery 5, New Delhi 2015- The Memory Chronicles- Prakrit Arts, Chennai 2015- The Memory Chronicles- Muse Art Gallery, Hyderabad 2012- Samsara Art- Raffles Hotel, Dubai 2011- Reveries- Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai 2009- The Theme in backdrop on canvas- Museum Gallery, Mumbai 2009- The Theme in backdrop on canvas- Gallery Ragini, New Delhi 2007- ‘Glimpses of Beyond’ – Defence Colony, New Delhi 2006- Illumination- Colors from My Diary- Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai 2004- ‘Art-Tee’ Auction – Renaissance Art – Taj West End, Bangalore 2002- Once A Sudden Sea- Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai 2000- Malaka Spice, Pune 1999- Live Demo with Music Lakaki, Pune 1999- Meghraj Art Gallery, London 1998- Private Show, New York 1998- Private Show, London 1997- PDO (Muscat Art and Craft Society), Muscat 1996- ‘Pratiksha’ – Aurobindo Art Gallery, Delhi 1996- ‘Pratiksha’ – Yamini Art Gallery, Delhi 1996- ‘Pratiksha ‘- Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai 1994- ‘Pratiksha’ – Ashiana Art Gallery, Kolkata 1994- ‘Pratiksha’ – Bal Gandharva Art Gallery, Pune 1993- ‘Pratiksha’ – Chitrakoot Art Gallery, Kolkata 1991- Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai 1990- Taj Art Gallery, Mumbai 1988- Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai 1987- ‘Trees and Foliage’ – Chetana Art Gallery, Mumbai 1987- Tilak Smarak Mandir Gallery, Pune 1986- Bal Gandharva Art Gallery, Pune
- 2017- India on Canvas, Khushii Auction, New Delhi 2017- Motley hues, Gallery Vision Art, New Delhi 2017- Celestial whispers, Visual Arts Gallery, New Delhi 2017 – Art Show- Dine for a Cause, Connecting and Nag Foundation, Pune 2017 – Circumambulation – Easel Stories, New Delhi 2017 – Light workers Charity Gala, New Delhi 2017 – The Tree of Life – Aura Art, Pune 2017- India Design Fair – Modern Art Gallery, New Delhi 2017- India Art Fair – Gallery Ragini, New Delhi 2017- India Art Festival- Gallery Ragini, New Delhi 2016- Cancer Patients Aid Association -Viewing Room, Mumbai 2016- Marie Gallery5- Red Dot Art Fair, Art Basel Week, Miami 2016- Affordable Art Fair – Studio3, Singapore 2016- India Art Festival – Studio3, Mumbai 2016- Gallery Vision Art, New Delhi 2016- Rotterdam International Art Festival, Rotterdam 2016- Concern India Foundation Charity Art Show, Pune 2016- Indian School of Business – Eikowa, Hyderabad 2016- Veda Art Gallery, Chennai 2016- Reserved Lounge T1, IGI Airport – Gallerie Nvya, New Delhi 2016- Art Junction – The Lalit Hotel, New Delhi 2016- Concern India Foundation Auction, New Delhi 2016- World Art Dubai – ICAC, Dubai 2016 – Eikowa Art Gallery, Chennai 2016- India Art Festival – Cymroza Gallery, New Delhi 2014- Verandah Gallery, Singapore 2014- Verandah Gallery, Jakarta 2014- Lila art Gallery, Kolkata 2013- Xpressions Gallery – Gera Junction, Pune 2013- Strokes of Luck – Samsara Art, Pune 2013- Indian Art Unbound _II, Dubai 2012- Cymroza Art Gallery, Mumbai 2011- Cancer Patients Aid Association- Cymroza Art Gallery, Mumbai 2011- Art Fusion- Nehru Centre, Mumbai 2011- Three Dimensions in Art – Samsara Art, Mumbai 2010- Art to Aid- Samsara Art, Mumbai 2010- Cardology – Samsara Art, Mumbai 2010- Cancer Patients Aid Association- Cymroza Art Gallery, Mumbai 2010- Art Fusion – Nehru Centre, Mumbai 2009- Cancer Patients Aid Association, Mumbai2009- Art fusion- Nehru Centre, Mumbai 2008- Art Fusion- Nehru Centre, Mumbai 2008- Private Show- Gallery One, Bangalore 2007- Tales of Texture Gallery- Timeless Art, Tavancore House, New Delhi 2007- Art Nationale- Gallery 5, Claridges Hotel, New Delhi 2007- Samsara Art- Hyatt Hotel, Mumbai 2007- Lalit Kala Academy – Timeless Art, New Delhi 2007- Arrangement of Colours- Samsara Art, Mumbai 2007- Habitat Centre- Nitanjali Gallery, New Delhi 2007- Cancer Patients Aid Association- Cymroza Art gallery, Mumbai 2007- V-Care Charity Initiative- Sarjan Art, Baroda 2007- Art Fusion- Nehru Centre, Mumbai 2007- Xpressions Art Gallery, Sun & Sand, Pune 2006- Timeless Art, New Delhi 2006- Concern India Foundation – Oberoi, Bangalore 2006- Mandarin Court- Timeless Art, Singapore 2006- Timeless Art, New Delhi 2005- Art unbound II- Nitanjali Gallery, Grand Hyatt, Dubai 2005- Art unbound II- Nitanjali Gallery, Grand Hyatt, New Delhi 2005- India Art Festival- Tao Art Gallery, Sun & Sand Hotel, Pune 2005- White Noise- Nitanjali Art Gallery, New Delhi 2005- Lecture and Art Exhibition- Tao Art Gallery, Pune 2005- Nitanjali Art Gallery- Raffles Hotel, Dubai 2004- Harmony Show (Reliance Ind.), Mumbai 2004- Private Show, Singapore 2004- Indian Art Unbound I- Nitanjali Art Gallery, Mayfair, London 2004- Naya Art Gallery, Washington, U.S. 2004- Naya Art Gallery, Atlanta, U.S. 2003- Art Trust Camp and Exhibition, Mumbai 2003- ‘Known-Unknown’- ‘Xpressions’, Sun & Sand, Pune 2003- Harmony Show (Reliance Ind.), Mumbai 2003- Harmonious Chants- Nitanjali Art Gallery, VAG, Habitat Centre, New Delhi 2003- ‘Colours of Compassion’- Amritananda Charitable Foundation Art, Kochi 2003- ‘Joy, Peace & Divinity’- Xpressions, Nehru Centre, Mumbai 2002- ‘Mindscapes’- Xpressions, Pune 2001- Art Auction for Bhuj Earthquake- Indian Express, Pune 2001- Swastika Gallery, New Delhi 1998- Galleria & British Airways Gallery, Mumbai 1995- LTG Art Gallery, New Delhi 1987 Bal Gandharva Rang Mandir, Pune
- 2016- Smita Art Camp, Talsari in association with Chemould Art Gallery, Kolkata 2016- Live Demo- International Yoga Festival, Parmarth Niketan, Rishikesh 2014- Art Camp, Ahmedabad 2014- Art Camp- Tata Steel, Centre for Excellence, Jamshedpur 2014- Art Talk- Tata Steel, Centre for Excellence, Jamshedpur 2014- Live demo- Madhu Satavlekar Trust, Pune 2012- Painting Workshop- N.H.E. School, Jamshedpur 2012-Workshop- Tata Art School, Jamshedpur 2012- Art Camp for Pulotsav- FTII, Pune 2012- Painting auctioned for Charity by YPO, Pune 2012- Art Camp Tata Steel Centre for Excellence, Jamshedpur 2008- Art Camp- Ajay Tuli & Vashu Bhagnani, Switzerland 2003- R.P. Goenka Art Camp, Mumbai 2002- Auction for Bhuj Earthquake 1997- Invited by Muscat Art & Craft Society for a live demonstration of oil painting.
- Achiever’s Award in the field of Art: Savvy-Magna Publications, Delhi (2016) Women’s Achievers Award in the field of Art: Savvy-Magna Publications, Mumbai (2016) Felicitated by the Women’s Economic Forum 2016 for an Iconic Leader in Art in the field of Art, Design and Entrepreneurship Felicitated by the International Chamber of Media & Industry (ICMEI) in collaboration with International Women’s Film Forum. Awarded the Dr. Sarojini Naidu National award among top 52 women achievers. ‘Best Designer’ CEAD Award for the Industrial Calendar Project (1988) Work selected for the prestigious Tata Annual Art Calendar along with India’s most celebrated artists (1997/1992/1989) Invited for the R.P Goenka Art Camp, Mumbai (2003) Invited by Muscat Art & Craft Society for a live demonstration of oil painting (1997) Paintings selected by Tata Enterprises for the years 1989, 1992,1997 along with M.F.Hussain, Ara, Laxman Shreshta, Anjolie Ela Menon, Bikash Bhatacharya for their yearly Art Calendar. Paintings Selected for many trusts and organisations for their promotional literatures. Paintings used by many charitable organizations like SEC (Society for the education of the crippled), CRY (Child Relief and You) HELP AGE, Concern India Foundation, CPAA Solo Show auctioned by Christel House for their organization. Work auctioned for earthquake relief fund, Bhuj, Gujarat. Participation in ‘Save the Hills’ campaign for the environment, Pune and for many other Paintings donated to Mata Amritananda Trust, Kochi, V-care (Gujarat). Part of The Finolex Industries panel discussion in Pune. Panel discussion at Novotel with the Irish Council. Lead the panel discussion at The Women’s Economic Forum 2016 (WEF) on the topics Sport’s as an Enabler of Change and Mantra for life. Live Demonstartion of painting at the Women’s Economic Forum 2016 (WEF), New Delhi. Radio Interview at 94.3 FM Radio One – Pune themed ‘Colors of Pune’. Radio Interview at Radio Noida 107.4 FM for their exclusive show on women achievers from all walks of life. Exclusive talk show of my Artistic Journey, Kala Sangam on MSTV. Invited & honoured to be a part of the ‘International Yoga Festival’, Rishikesh to Paint live at the divine Aarti on the banks of Ganga by world renowned spiritual guru Muni Chidanand Saraswati ji , Parmarth Niketan amongst a crowd of more than 500 devotees and performers from 60 different countries across the world. Invited to Judge the Earth Matters Art Competition organised by India House Art Gallery by Christophers Charls Benninger. Invited to Judge the Tiara Mock pageant for Femina Miss India, Pune.