About the Artist :
Shivaji M Shet was born in Kumbharjua , Goa in 1974. He worked with several concepts and experimental and innovative works in the Printmaking,Paintings, Murals and in Sculpture. In 1994 , he evolved a distinct style in his etchings and paintings. Based on childhood memories rural and tribal vivacity with its open, ribald Eros and its immersion in nature, he interpreted it through a sophisticated urban mode in which surreal, libidinal tones mingle with fantasy and poetry. he has been painting chiefly with Oil mediums,water colors and acrylic colours with various series of paintings.
Presently Shivaji shet is a Ph.D Research Scholar in Graphic Art Department, Kala-
Bhavana, Visva Bharati University, Santiniketan.
Master Degree in Printmaking from the Visva Bharati University, kala bhavana- an institute of fine arts and crafts in the year 1999-2001
Devi- The Goddess Of Power- An Exhibition of Paintings, Art Gallery, Kala-
academy, Goa- oct 2009- Goa
An Exhibition of Paintings & Prints at kasthuri sreenivasan art gallery & textile
Museum, Coimbatore- 2nd April to 6th April 2008- Tamil Nadu.
Artistree 2013- Master strokes, A Group show of Goan artists at the RUCHIKA ART GALLERY, Miramar - GOA
CHAR ADHYAYA- A cultural Festival Of Art, Music & Dance- Exhibition Of Painting By Sri Lankan & International Artists, At the National Art Gallery, by Santiniketan Friends in collaboration with Indo- Sri Lankan Foundation, Colombo- SRILANKA- 15th- 17th October 2012
Bharat Excellence Award, Gold Medal and Certificates, Friendship Forum of India, 27th Jan 2012, New Delhi
68TH All India Art Exhibition ,Indian Academy Of Fine Arts,Amrutsar,2002