Born 1969 in Lawrence, MA

Nitin Mukul is a visual artist living and working in NYC. His work has been reviewed in The New York Times, The New York Press, The Wall Street Journal, Al Jazeera, Time Out, Asian Art News and Art India magazine. He has worked as an assistant for the late American minimalist artist Sol Lewitt and was a former Creative Director at the Indocenter of Art & Culture in NYC. He has shown with Nature Morte Gallery in Delhi, The Guild (Mumbai/New York), and Aicon Gallery (New York/London). His work was included in The India Art Fair in 2011, 2014, Art Asia Miami 2009, Hong Kong Art Fair 2009, Scope Art Basel 2009 and is held in private collections. He has curated exhibitions at P.S. 122 and Aicon Gallery in NYC and Arts•I Gallery in Delhi.


University of Massachusetts at Amherst – B.F.A. Painting
Hogescool voor de Kunsten, Netherlands – Graphic Design, Photography, Printmaking and Painting

Select Exhibitions

2016 Sown Together, Aicon Gallery, New York
2015 Poetic Research Bureau, @SEA, Los Angeles
Consulate General of India, Aerogramme, New York
Drexel University, 12 Gates Gallery Film Festival, Philadelphia
2014 those that blossom and the blossomless, Aicon Gallery, New York
Queens International, Queens Museum of Art
2013 Splintering Signals | Chitra Ganesh and Nitin Mukul, UMASS, Amherst
Queens International, Queens Museum of Art, New York
Scope Art Fair, New York
Fact/Fission Curated by Nitin Mukul, Aicon Gallery, New York
2011 Reprise (Aicon Gallery), New Delhi
India Art Summit (Aicon Gallery), New Delhi
2010 Of Filmi Love and Other Demons, Asian Arts Initiative, Philadelphia, PA
Screening of 'Red Raga' and 'Kali', Monkeytown, Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Malleable Memory, Curated by Nitin Mukul, Aicon Gallery, New York
What Matters Most, Exit Art, New York
Discerning Form, Aicon Gallery, New York
2009 India Art Summit (Gallery Espace), Delhi
Scope Basel (Primo Marella Gallery)
Art Hong Kong (Primo Marella Gallery)
Asian Contemporary Art Week, Asia Society, New York
The Nature of the City Curated by Nitin Mukul & Alexander Keefe, Gallery Arts•I, Delhi
2008 Art Asia Miami (The Guild), Miami, FL
Video Wednesday, Gallery Espace, Delhi
I Woke Up Somewhere Else,The Guild, New York
The Affordable Art Fair, New York
EnGendered, Lincoln Center, New York
Nature Morte Annex, Delhi
2007 House of the Rising Sun, India Habitat Centre, Delhi
Americaura, Hampden Gallery, University of Massachusetts at Amherst
The Monsoon Show, Red Earth India, Delhi
Making History Our Own, SAHMAT, Delhi
2006 Remix: East-West Currents in Contemporary Art, Arlington Arts Center, Virginia
Neither Here Nor There, Asian Arts Initiative, Philadelphia
2005 Edge of Desire / Fatal Love, Queens Museum of Art, New York
2004 Blow the Conch curated by Nitin Mukul, P.S. 122, New York
Peace Taxi, SAVAC, Toronto
2003 Auracle, Kanoria Centre for Art, Ahmedabad, India
2001 Art Under the Bridge Festival, DUMBO, Brooklyn

Selected Media & Reviews

2013 White Hot Magazine, by Susannah Edelbaum
Al Jazeera, by Dinesh Sharma
2012 The New York Press, by Melissa Stern
2011 The Philadelphia Inquirer, by Victoria Donohoe
2010 Malleable Memory, The Wall Street Journal, by Vibhuti Patel
2008 I Woke Up Somewhere Else, Asian Art News, by Priya Malhotra
Platform magazine
2007 Time Out magazine (Delhi edition), by Sonal Shah
2005 Art in Review, New York Times, by Holland Cotter
Ego Magazine, by Kiran Chandra
2003 Art India Magazine, Peace Taxi by Nitin Deckha