Information / CV

    Nihaal Faizal
    born in Cochin, India
    lives in Bangalore, India

    EDUCATION

    2017 - 18     Home Workspace Programme, Ashkal Alwan, Beirut, Lebanon
    2012 - 16     B.CrA in CAP, Srishti Institute of Art, Design and Technology, Bangalore, India


    EXHIBITIONS

    2020
    (upcoming) a word misheard is a thing remade, Pulp Society, New Delhi, India
    (upcoming) Escaleras Futuras, Galería Santa fé, Bogota, Colombia

    2019
    Sickle & Code, Museum of History and Cultural Heritage, Lakatamia, Cyprus
    View: India, Landskrona Museum, Landskrona, Sweden
    Between Dog and Wolf, Home Sweet Home, New Delhi, India

    2017
    The Real Taste of India, Mumbai Art Room, Bombay, India
    Double Road, whiteBOX, Munich, Germany
    Common Ground #3, Kleine Humboldt Galerie, Berlin, Germany
    ARCADE, Klara Kiss Zip Space, Zurich, Switzerland
    Material Light, Mill Hall, Mattanchery, Kerala, India
    #exstrange, e-Bay and www.exstrange.com

    2016
    3BHK, Home Sweet Home, Heritage Apartments, Fort Cochin, India
    Document V, The Luminary, St.Louis, USA
    A Bit to Eat, Taste of India Restaurant, Yelahanka New Town, India

    2015
    Templates for Everyone, We’ll Figure It Out, Yelahanka New Town, India
    Common Ground #2, Clark House Initiative, Bombay, India
    Where the Heart Is, Home Sweet Home, Bangalore, India

    2014
    The C(h)roma Show, Croma Store, Bangalore, India
    Now Showing, Rex Theatre, Bangalore, India

    2013
    Lost Thoughts and Found Ideas, G.159, Yelahanka New Town, India


    LECTURES, SCREENINGS, AND WORKSHOPS

    2019
    Publishing in an Expanded Field (lecture) Gallery Ark, Baroda, India
    How to Make Flubber (lecture and workshop) Thkio Ppalies, Nicosia, Cyprus
    Haleema Hashim's Photographs (lecture) Akademin Valand, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Sharjah Film Platform (screening) Sharjah Art Foundation, Sharjah, UAE


    RESIDENCIES

    2019    ZK/U, Berlin, Germany (supported by Goethe Institut, Bangalore)
    2015    1Shanthiroad Studio/Gallery, Bangalore, India


    GRANTS

    2020
    India Foundation for the Arts - Research Grant (with Sarasija Subramanian)
    Akar Prakar Contemporary - ArtVarta Publishing Grant (for Reliable Copy)

    2017
    Inlaks Shivdasani Foundation - Mumbai Art Room Exhibition Grant (with Chinar Shah)