ZORAWAR SIDHU

b. 1985 Ludhiana, Punjab, India

Lives and works in New York, NY


EDUCATION

2016: MFA, Studio Art, Hunter College

2012: BFA, Painting, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

2012: Certificate, Painting, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

2008: Post-Baccalaureate, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

2007: B.A. with Honors, History of Art, Johns Hopkins University

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019: “Ideal Violence”, Field Projects Gallery, Spring/Break Art Show

2018: “Time Capsule”, Museum of the Town of Vestal, Vestal, NY

2017: “Zorawar Sidhu: Eakins in Perspective”, Museum of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia

2017: “Zorawar Sidhu: Author of the Quixote” Marginal Utility Gallery, Philadelphia

2007: “Zorawar Sidhu: Paintings and Drawings, 2005-2007”. Mattin Center, Johns Hopkins University

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018: “Brixtape”, Calico Brooklyn, NY

2017: “Print Think 2017: Graphic Mimicry”,  Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia

2017: “Humanness”, curated by Marc Dennis,  Lyons Wier Gallery, New York, NY

2017: “Pivot Hosts Ess Ef Eff”, Pivot Gallery, New York, NY

2016: “New Barracuda”, curated by Nicholas Cueva, Proto Gallery, Hoboken, NJ

2016: “Polymorphous”, curated by Joel Carreiro, Cluster Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2016: “The PAFA Show”, curated by Katherine Bradford,  Morris-Warren Gallery, New York, NY

2015: “The New New People”, Big Irv’s, Brooklyn, NY

2014: “East-West Moments Day to Day”, Museum of Russian Art, Jersey City, NJ

2013: “The Reprocessed Image”, curated by Janna Dyk, Hunter College, NY

2012: 71st Annual Juried Exhibition, Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia

2012: “get it while it’s cheap #2”, Marginal Utility, Philadelphia

2012: PPAC Member Exhibition, Philadelphia Photo Arts Center, Philadelphia

2012: 111th Annual Student Exhibition, Museum of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

2012: “It’s a Small, Small World”, Family Business, New York

2011: Summer Residency in Photography Exhibition, School of Visual Arts, NY

2011: 110th Annual Student Exhibition, Museum of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

2011: Fellowship Juried Student Exhibition, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

2010: The Philadelphia Salon: Winter Exhibition, Philadelphia

2010: Juried Student Exhibition, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

2009: Winter 2009 Juried Exhibition, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts


BIBLIOGRAPHY

2017: Herzog, Matthew. “Author of the Quixote”. Velvet Glove, May 2017


AWARDS

2015: Kossak Travel Grant, Hunter College

2012: Haney Foundation Award for Philadelphia Artists

2012: Thouron Prize for Composition

2012: Special Notice, Hal and Linda Robinson Book Award

2011: People’s Choice Award, PAFA After Dark

2011: The Elena and Will Barnet Prize for Abstract Art, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

2009: Merit Scholarship Award, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

2007: Eugene Leake Award, Johns Hopkins University

2007: Homewood Arts Certificate, Johns Hopkins University