FASANENSTRASSE 26
10719 BERLIN
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FASANENSTRASSE 26, 10719 BERLIN
SONNY SANJAY VADGAMA | Biography
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Born 1981 in London, England

Lives and works in London, England


Education


2005–09

Central St. Martins College of Art and Design, London, England

B.A. Fine Art (First Class Honours)


2008–08

Kungliga Konsthögskolan (Royal College of Fine Art Stockholm), Stockholm, Sweden (Erasmus Exchange)


2004–05

Byam Shaw School of Art and Design – Fine Art Foundation Diploma (Distinction)


Selected solo exhibitions


2017

HRM199, Zabludowicz Collection, London, UK


2016

CJBS Artist Commission, Cambridge, UK

CCI Fabrika, Moscow, Russia


2015

Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, UK

Before the Void, Galerie Kornfeld, Berlin, Germany


2014

Sonny Sanjay Vadgama, University of Cambridge, UK


2012

Galerie Kornfeld, Berlin, Germany


2011

That Space Between, Arts Gallery, London, England (curated by Angelica Sule)

Misericord, Gallery Bastard, Stockholm, Sweden


2009

Eye For An Eye - Artist?, Galway, Ireland (curated by Mary Nally)


Selected group exhibitions


2015

Paper Plains, Galerie Kornfeld, Berlin, Germany


2015

Evolving/Dissolving, Area 52 Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden


2014

Art 14, London, UK


2013

Vom Universum zum Multiversum, Salon Hansa, Berlin, Germany


2012

Oltre Dimore, Bologna, Italy

Drop everything Art Festival, Inis Oirr, Ireland


2011

Homespun, Devi Art Foundation, Dehli, India (curated by Girish Shahane)

Video Box, Beirut Art Fair (ME.NA.SA.ART), Beirut, Lebanon

Al Ghaib, Aesthetics of the disappearance, Stux Gallery, New York USA; Maraya Art

Centre, Sharjah, UAE (curated by Gaia Serena Simionati)

Initiation au mystére, Soirée nomade de la Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain, Paris, France

(screening curated by Grazia Quaroni)


2010

Psychoanalysis: The Unconscious In Everyday Life, The Science Museum, London, England (curated by Dr. Caterina Albano)


2010

Catlin Art Prizes 2010, Village Underground, London, England


2009

Future Map 09, London, England (curated by Meideia Cohan)

Exposure 09, Sonny Sanjay Vadgama, Mark Dennis and Chris Gomersall, Parasol Unit, London,

England (curated by Ziba Ardalan)

Construct/Deconstruct, Art Concept Store, Stockholm, Sweden

St. Martins BA Fine Art Degree show 2009, Central St. Martins College, London, UK


2008

In Fragments, Ada Street Gallery, London, UK

Res·o·nance, Loop Festival, Barcelona, Spain; Fredsgatan Project Rooms, Stockholm, Sweden


Grants and awards


2016

Three month residency at CCI Fabrika in Moscow, RU


2014-15

Artist in Residence, Girton College, University of Cambridge, UK


2010

Catlin Art Prize (Nominee)


2009

Exposure 09 Emerging Artist Award (Winner)

Apple Mac Digital Innovation Award (Nominee)


Commissions


2016

Selected to create public art commission at University of Cambridge (Cambridge Judge Business School) in conjunction with Stanton Williams architects.


2016

Filming “In Conversation with Ziba Ardalan”, Parasol Unit, London, UK


2016

Filming “In Conversation with Julian Charrière and Ziba Ardalan”, Parasol Unit, London, UK


2015

Filming „In Conversation with Katrín Sigurðardóttir and Ziba Ardalan“, Parasol Unit, London, UK


2015

Filming the interview „In Conversation with Katy Moran and Ziba Ardalan“,Parasol unit, London, UK


2014

Towards Tomorrow, Film commissioned for the 10th anniversary of Parasol unit and their collaborative auction with Sotheby's London, UK

Filming the interview „In Conversation with Canan Tolon and Ziba Ardalan“, Parasol unit, London, UK

Filming the interview „In Conversation with Shezad Dawood and Ziba Ardalan“,

Parasol unit, London, UK


2013

Filming the interview „In Conversation with Navid Nuur and Ziba Ardalan“, Parasol unit, London, UK


2012

Series of films documenting the performance „A place to live when we are old“ by Ana Gallardo, Parasol unit, London, UK






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