Born in 1986 in Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh and brought up in Aligarh (UP) and Panipat (Haryana). She currently lives and works in New Delhi.
2008 – Bachelor of Fine Arts, Kurukshetra University
2010 – Masters of Fine Arts, Sir J.J. School of Arts, Mumbai
Gunjan Tyagi is a young visual artist and experienced in organizing workshops and residency programs. She practices Public & Nature Art by attending various International Art Programs. He works are installed in Hungary, Japan, Nepal, South Korea and Mauritius. She is a Treasurer of Delhi based organization TREES. She is also associated with an international project ‘GLOBAL NOMADIC ART PROJECT’ in Collaboration with YATOO a Korea based art organization.
Gunjan Tyagi is trained as a painter but she also works in wide variety of media including painting, sculpture, installation, film and design depending on the idea they serve and the context. Her works are playful, humorous & serious at the same time. Her works express thoughtful questions about the society, culture differences and identity of oneself. Her works mostly revolve around her and the surroundings.
Exhibitions, Residencies and awards
2017 Group exhibition in l’Alliance Française de Maurice.
2017 Palate Food Festival Nature art open air exhibition in Nehru Park, New Delhi
2017 Group exhibition in Faculty of Fine arts Vadodara
2016 Group exhibition in Tsukuba Artist residency, Vol 4,, Japan
2016 Group Exhibition in AkarPrakar Gallery, New Delhi
2016 Global nomadic Art exhibition in Gallery Beyond, Mumbai
2015 Global Nomadic Art Project India exhibition at ITM universe Vadodara.
2015 Group exhibition in Tsukuba Artist residencyVol-3, Japan
2015 Group exhibition in Yousmarg, Kashmir
2015 Annual Exhibition in Arts for All, New Delhi
2014 Wongol International artist residence program. South Korea Exhibition of
2014 Magamnews nature art camp at Gallery Si seon and Gotgan- Art garage, Jeju island, South Korea
2013 “Biography” in creativity art gallery
2013 “VAMA” Exhibition of women painters from Delhi in Twin Art Gallery and MatiGharLowns, IGNCA, New Delhi bySahitya Kala Parishad
2013 PALETTE art under palms held in Alibagh, Mumbai by EdelGive foundation
2013 Exhibition at Niv Art Centre, New Delhi
2012 Lotus art show organized by Women’s art foundation, Mumbai at Price of Wales Museum, Mumbai
2012 Exhibition Tao art gallery, Mumbai
2012 United Art Fair, New Delhi
2010 International enamel society exhibition in Hungary
Residency and Camps
2017 pARTage Artist residency program, Mauritius.
2016 Tsukuba Artist in residence program, Tsukuba, Japan
2015 Tsukuba artist in residence program, Tsukuba, Japan
2015 Global Nomadic Art Project India.
2015 National artist camp, Yousmarg, Kashmir
2014 Yatoo international artist in residence program, Wongol, S. Korea
2014 Magamnews nature art camp held at Jeju Island, S. Korea
2013 Futur foundation workshop held in SirJ.J.School of art, Mumbai
2013 Women artist workshop in IGNCA, Janpath, New Delhi by Sahitya Kala Parishad
2012 International enamel workshop at Jindal Steel corp. Vashind, Mumbai
2012 Futur foundation, Switzerland workshop held in SirJ.J.School of art, Mumbai
2011 Habit Art female workshop in Bangalore
2010 International Enamel Workshop in Hungary sponsored by ICCR New Delhi.
2008 Jaipur Fresco Workshop in Sir J.J. School of Arts
2008 National Painting Competition organized by the UNDPA, Art Social Change Award.
2008 Third South Asian, Youth Festival (Saufest 2008) organized by Association of Indian University in Kathmandu University
2008 Second Award in College in the National Youth Festival Kolhapur University
2007 Award in Collage and Installation in North Indian Youth Festival in Kanpur University
2007 Award in Painting in State Haryana Day Festival in Kurukshetra University
2006 Award in Painting in Inter – Zonal Youth Festival in G.M.N. College, Ambala.
2005 Award in State Photography Competition organized by Forest Department in Kurukshetra University.