Arpita Singh


"Arpita Singh has pushed the visual lexicon of the middle-aged woman further than almost any other woman artist. The anomaly between the aging body and the residue of desire, between the ordinary and the divine and the threat of the violent fluxes of the impinging external world gives her work its piquancy and edge. At the same time she critiques the miasma of urban Indian life with suggestive symbols of violence that impinge on the sphere...
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Honours and Awards
  • 2011 Padma Bhushan, Government of India
  • 1998-99 Awarded Kalidas Sanman, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh
  • 1981,92 All India Drawing Exhibition, Chandigarh
  • 1987 Algeria Biennale, Algeria
  • Parishad Sanman, Sahitya- Kala Parishad, New Delhi
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    USD payement only Lot 53 Details

    Modern and Contemporary Indian Art
    Dec 03-04, 2014

    Arpita Singh

    The Guarded Stair

    Watercolour on paper

    30 x 22 in

    $10,000-15,000
    Rs 6,00,000- 9,00,000

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    Lot 86 Details

    Live Auction: Modern Evening Sale - New Delhi
    Sep 04, 2014

    Arpita Singh

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas

    42.5 x 42.5 in

    Winning bid
    $80,000
    Rs 48,00,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)




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    Summer Online Auction
    Jun 18-19, 2014

    Arpita Singh

    The Guarded Stair

    Watercolour on paper

    30 x 22 in



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    Lot 74 Details

    24 Hour Online Auction: Works on paper
    Mar 26-27, 2014

    Arpita Singh

    Untitled

    Watercolour on paper

    16 x 11 in

    Winning bid
    $13,403
    Rs 7,90,800
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    24 Hour Online Auction: Works on paper
    Mar 26-27, 2014

    Arpita Singh

    Untitled

    Ink on paper

    10 x 7 in



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    EXHIBITIONS          
    Showing 4 of 16 works

    Lot 95 Details

    Online Paper Work Show,Jan 2006.
    Feb 02-20, 2006

    Arpita Singh

    Women

    Watercolour on paper

    15 x 11.0 in






    Lot 96 Details

    Online Paper Work Show,Jan 2006.
    Feb 02-20, 2006

    Arpita Singh

    Women

    Pen and ink on paper

    11.0 x 8.0 in






    Lot 476 Details

    Works on Paper 2003.
    Feb 20-Mar 15, 2003

    Arpita Singh

    Untitled

    Watercolour on paper

    11.4 x 8.6 in






    Lot 477 Details

    Works on Paper 2003.
    Feb 20-Mar 15, 2003

    Arpita Singh

    Untitled

    Watercolour on paper

    9.8 x 6.8 in






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