Samit Das


Samit Das’s compositions are a juxtaposition of time and space. The artist creates multiple layers and remarkable forms using urban architecture as his points of reference and departure. His oeuvre comprises photographs, collages, paintings and drawings, at times combining multiple mediums in a single creation. He also builds interesting textures in his works, some tactile while others are only visual.

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Honours and Awards
  • 2001-02 Charles Wallace India Trust, British Council for UK ( Project – Book as an Architectural Space in the Context of Human existence)
  • 1998-2000 Junior Fellowship, Government of India
  • 1996-98 National Scholarship, Government of India
  • 1990-96 Merit Scholarship, Visvabharati, Santiniketan, West Bengal
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    PAST AUCTIONS          
    Showing 4 of 8 works

    Lot 21 Details

    StoryLTD Absolute Auction 12-13 November 2013

    Samit Das

    Untitled

    Mixed media and collage on paper

    6.5 x 8 in

    Winning bid
    $120
    Rs 7,200
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 44 Details

    StoryLTD Absolute Auction 7-8 August 2013

    Samit Das

    Untitled

    Mixed media on paper

    9.5 x 11.5 in

    Winning bid
    $120
    Rs 6,960
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 67 Details

    StoryLTD Absolute Auction 7-8 August 2013

    Samit Das

    Untitled

    Mixed media on paper

    20.5 x 29 in

    Winning bid
    $180
    Rs 10,440
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 20 Details

    Absolute Auction February 2013 27-28 February 2013

    Samit Das

    Untitled

    Collage on paper

    14.5 x 23 in

    Winning bid
    $240
    Rs 12,480
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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    Lot 30 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 23 March 2021

    Samit Das

    Untitled

    Print and watercolour on paper

    7.25 x 10.25 in

    Winning bid
    $60
    Rs 4,320
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 51 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 23 March 2021

    Samit Das

    Untitled

    Watercolour on paper

    28.5 x 21.25 in

    Winning bid
    $183
    Rs 13,200
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 27 Details

    No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art 9-10 July 2019

    Samit Das

    Untitled

    Mixed media on paper

    5.5 x 14.5 in

    Winning bid
    $98
    Rs 6,696
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


    Lot 107 Details

    No Reserve Auction of Modern and Contemporary Art 9-10 July 2019

    Samit Das

    Untitled

    Mixed media on paper

    18 x 12.75 in

    Winning bid
    $131
    Rs 8,928
    (Inclusive of buyer's premium)


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    EXHIBITIONS          
    Showing 2 of 2 works

    Lot 34 Details

    Reading Room: Exhibition of Book Art from... 13 Sep-28 Oct 2016

    Samit Das

    Untitled

    Mixed media and ink on paper
    6 x...

    6 x 4.5 in




    Lot 35 Details

    Reading Room: Exhibition of Book Art from... 13 Sep-28 Oct 2016

    Samit Das

    Chalk Block

    Graphite and charcoal on paper
    5.5...

    5.5 x 9.5 in







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