Krishna Reddy

Krishna Reddy (b. 1925 Nandanoor, India – d. 2018 New York, USA) trained in sculpture at Kalabhavana, Shantiniketan (1949), followed by Slade School of Art, London (1951). He was co-director of Atelier 17, Paris and the founder of Color Print Atelier, New York. Reddy was director of the Printmaking department at NYU since 1976. Reddy’s work has been shown at numerous exhibitions and print biennales all over the world. Exhibitions include: In Search of Simultaneity, Experimenter, Kolkata (2020); To a New Form, Experimenter, Kolkata (2019); Bauhaus Imaginista, curated by Grant Watson and Marion Von Osten, Tokyo & Kyoto (2018-19), Workshop & Legacy, curated by Navina Najat Haidar, The Metropolitan Museum of Art New York (2016-17). The Embodied Image, Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, New Delhi (2011-12) curated by Roobina Karode. Reddy’s work is in the permanent collections of The Tate Britain London, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York & MoMA, New York, The Kiran Nadar Museum, New Delhi, Cincinnati Art Museum and M+ Museum, Hong Kong among others.