RAJAT GOYAL

Rajat Goyal.  1971, New Delhi

 

qualifications:
1997 Dip. in Fashion Photography. JDIFT
1995 LL.B. Faculty of Law, DU
1991 B.Com. KMC, DU

 

honors and awards:
2008 Commended – The 2007 Environment Photographer of the Year Competition, The CIWEM, UK
2002-04 National Junior Fellowship in Visual Arts – Photography. Min. of HRD, Govt. of India, New Delhi (Project- Indian Temples)

 

achievements:
1987 Mention: Young Journalist on Culture & Traditions in South-Asia
1985 Appreciation: Indo-Russian Friendship for International Art, Moscow
1983 Commended: Mrs. D. Ghosh Inter-School Art Competition, New Delhi (Judges: Arpana Caur, Manjit Bawa, Dhiraj Choudhary)
1982 Consolation: Camel Colour Contest, New Delhi (Judges: Manu Parekh, S. Chowdhury)

 

selective participation:
2008 Arts and Environment Initiative. Apothecary Gallery, West London
2008 World and Social Environment. The Mile End Park, East London
- roving exhibits at Telford, Venice, Cork

 

charity:
2008 Limited Edition Prints - ‘Myths on the Mountain’ for Charity Water Aid, UK
2004 Documentary – Kailas Manasarovar (Nepal-Tibet-China-route)

 

one person exhibit: none !

 

group show:
2002 PGI ‘Exhibit A’ - Images from deep within, Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
1999 People & Places. Krishna’s Collection Art Gallery, New Delhi
1991-92 Mail Art Projection. Croatia, France, Netherlands, Sweden, UK, USA
- endeavor to protect traditional means of communicating art

 

work collection:
2002 Rickshaw, Kolkata, 1999 - Orange (Hutchison Max Telecom), Mumbai
private collectors (prefer not to tell)
- Canada, China, Germany, India, Japan, Singapore, Sweden, Russia, UK, USA
 
professional member:
2000 onwards - Photographers’ Guild of India, Mumbai

 

vocation:
2005 onwards - Arts: Photo Editor ‘Art Explorer’ - bi-monthly tabloid on art & culture, New Delhi
(conceptualize, design, research, publish)