Prabhakar A. Kamble

Prabhakar A. Kamble is a curator and artist who lives and works in Bombay and has exhibited at Clark House with the solo exhibition “Dialogue” (2017); the Dr. Fischer Peace Collection project in Israel and India (2017); “Punascha Parry”, Villa Vassilieff, Paris (2017); “India Re-Worlded: Seventy Years of Investigating a Nation”, Gallery Odyssey, Bombay (2017); International art festival Busan (2017) and a solo exhibition at the Jehangir Art Gallery, Bombay (2016). In his recent projects he enacts a series of kinetic installations, drawings and performance under the title of 'Existential'. By scripting space from lived experiences as an artist that is of privilege, because he came to read the writings of the Babasaheb as young student. He often paints large portraits of Dr. BR Ambedkar for social equality movements around Maharashtra and engages in the promotion of Dalit Literature and social movements. His performances are complex commentaries made in protest of public lynchings of Dalits and the murders of rationalist individuals.

Last updated: May 5, 2024