Jitish Kallat


"My art is more like a researcher's project who uses quotes rather than an essay,with each painting necessitating a bibliography," Jitish Kallat, while defining his art. His obsessive use of the self image in his paintings as the main protagonist makes his works autobiographical. The autobiography addresses personal relations as well as the ones he has with his ancestory, time, death...

He chooses a method that is a very...
Read More
Honours and Awards
  • 2003 Young Achiever Award, Provogue-Society
  • 2002 Harmony Award
  • 2001 Indo-American Society’s ‘Young Achiever Award’
  • 2001 Sanskriti Award
  • 1996-97 Awarded Fellowship at Sir J. J. School of Art, Mumbai
  • 1996 K.K. Hebbar Art Foundation Award
  • 1996 First Prize, Sir J. J. School of Art, Mumbai
  • Read More
    Jitish Kallat
    To be notified when Jitish Kallat works come up for sale on Saffronart:
    Thank you. You have been subscribed.
    X
    CURRENTLY ON AUCTION AT StoryLTD          
    Showing 1 of 1 works

    Lot 147 Details

    No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art 12-13 November 2019

    Jitish Kallat

    Friendly Fire...

    Mixed media on paper pasted on mountboard

    26.25 x 38.5 in

    $3,575-5,000
    Rs 2,50,000- 3,50,000


    PAST AUCTIONS          
    Showing 4 of 101 works

    Lot 98 Details

    Summer Online Auction 12-13 June 2019

    Jitish Kallat

    Rebel Rain

    Mixed media on paper pasted on mountboard

    41.5 x 27.75 in

    Winning bid
    $10,800
    Rs 7,45,200
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 43 Details

    Spring Live Auction 26 March 2019

    Jitish Kallat

    Untitled...

    Acrylic on canvas

    108 x 204.75 in

    Winning bid
    $101,471
    Rs 69,00,000
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 34 Details

    Contemporary Indian Art: A Selection from the Amaya Collection 4-5 December 2018

    Jitish Kallat

    Humiliation Tax - 2

    Acrylic and glitter on canvas

    68.75 x 47 in

    Winning bid
    $27,708
    Rs 19,11,852
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 72 Details

    Summer Online Auction 6-7 June 2017

    Jitish Kallat

    Active Desktop

    Mixed media on canvas

    54.25 x 60 in

    Winning bid
    $16,356
    Rs 10,46,784
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    See all works in past auctions


    PAST StoryLTD AUCTIONS          
    Showing 4 of 11 works

    Lot 92 Details

    No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art 22-23 January 2019

    Jitish Kallat

    Untitled

    Mixed media on paper pasted on mountboard

    11 x 7.5 in

    Winning bid
    $1,344
    Rs 92,718
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 99 Details

    No Reserve Art Auction 8-9 November 2016

    Jitish Kallat

    Terra Incognita

    Mixed media on paper pasted on board

    7.5 x 9.75 in

    Winning bid
    $1,167
    Rs 77,040
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    USD payement only Lot 22 Details

    No-reserve Auction of Indian Art 26-27 April 2016

    Jitish Kallat

    A Set of Two

    Mixed media on paper

    View Dimensions

    Winning bid
    $1,320
    Rs 87,120
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)

    USD payement only USD payment only. Why?


    USD payement only Lot 64 Details

    No-reserve Auction of Indian Art 26-27 April 2016

    Jitish Kallat

    Stations of Pause

    Mixed media on paper

    10.5 x 7.5 in

    Winning bid
    $1,080
    Rs 71,280
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)

    USD payement only USD payment only. Why?


    See all works in past StoryLTD auctions


    EXHIBITIONS          
    Showing 4 of 14 works

    Lot 10 Details

    Paths of progression. 21 Aug-5 Nov 2005

    Jitish Kallat

    Untitled -...

    Mixed media on canvas

    92 x 70 in




    Lot 11 Details

    Paths of progression. 21 Aug-5 Nov 2005

    Jitish Kallat

    Untitled (Father ...

    Mixed media on canvas

    92 x 70 in




    Lot 12 Details

    Paths of progression. 21 Aug-5 Nov 2005

    Jitish Kallat

    Untitled (Father ...

    Mixed media on canvas

    92 x 70 in




    Lot 210 Details

    Works on paper. 20 Feb-15 Mar 2003

    Jitish Kallat

    Garden of small...

    Mixed media on paper

    11.75 x 15 in




    See all works in exhibition




    Need help? For more information on Indian Art, please see our Art Guide. For help with buying through Saffronart please click here. If you have any other questions, please contact us.