CV

UPCOMING Exhibition & Project

2023
Asia NOW Paris Asian Art Fair
| 9th edition: October 19-22, 2023 | Monnaie de Paris, FR
Visite commentée “décoloniale” | collaboration with cultural mediation – Ethnographique
Museum Geneva (MEG) |CH
Artistic research project on ethnographic collections linked to colonial history |
Ethnographie Museum (MEG) | Geneve, Switzerland

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2021
L’art sur la Mur | Art work on the wall of the Contemporary art centre | Thonon les Bains, FR
2020
The second skin | Gandy Gallery | Bratislava, Slovakia
2017
I am not guilty | Gallery Balzer Projects | Basel, Switzerland
Sandwich | Les complices | Zürich, Switzerland
2016
Talent et Compétence Installation | University of Languages and Civilizations (inalco)|Paris, FR
2015
Second skin | Mairie de Saze | Avignon, France
2014
White like memory, black like hope Installation | Cité Internationale des arts | Paris, France
2012
The man I know | The World Bank | Washington DC, USA
The man I know | Art walk down town gallery | San Rafael, USA

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2022
12th Berlin Biennale for contemporary Art | KW Institute for Contemporary Art &
Akademie der Künste Pariser Platz|Berlin, DE
Of Love and War: Tamil (Hi-)Stories from India and the diaspora | Linden-Museum |
Stuttgart, Germany
2021
Mother Earth Calling | collective exhibition | Salon Mondial | Basel, CH (Oct - Nov)
2020
Limits of our world |Film by art company The Group | Paris, France
Thirst for knowledge meets collecting mania | Intervention | Museum of cultures| Basel, CH
Night of the year 2020 - Les rencontres d’Arles | Arles, France
Textile Object Biennale | La Manufacture-Museum of memory & textile |Roubaix, France
Voices from an Archived Silence | Theater Basel | Basel, Switzerland
2019
PARURES - Objets d’art à porter |La Manufacture-Museum of memory & textile |
Roubaix, FR
2018
Performance photography | PANCH Performing Art Network |LISTE art fair | Basel
Audio installation - YEAR 1 |The Group |La Générale |Paris, France
2016
La mètis du renard et du poulpe | Off-Art-O-Rama | Cabane Georgina| Marseille, France
Children of the Sun | Palest’In & Out festival | Ramallah, Palestine
Children of the Sun | Gallery Jeune Création|Paris, France
2015
Video - White like memory, Black like hope |New digital biennale | City Bird Gallery |
New York | USA
2014
Gardening, Neighborhoods and transformation | Kleinsten kunstraum | Olten, Switzerland
Wishes from the neighbors | Nextex | St.gallen, Switzerland
Three stories from Sri Lanka | Gallery Rivoli 59 | Paris, France
2012
Made in China - Installation | Colombo art Biennale | Colombo, Sri Lanka
Collective CoCA | Goethe Institut | Colombo, Sri Lanka
2006 - 2008
Living Canvas - gallery without walls | Kathmandu, Nepal |Thimphu, Bhutan |
Colombo,SL

PERFORMANCE

2023
Gravity, Inertia, Impulsion |immersive installation |Flux Laboratory Genève, CH
2021
Collective Fragments | TUNNEL TUNNEL | Lausanne, Switzerland
2020
Broderie : point de départ | La Manufacture-Museum of memory & textile|Roubaix, France
2019
Weekend performance | Organized by the Museum of MAC VAL & Jeune Création |Gallery
Municipal Jean - Collet | Vitry-sur-seine, France
2016
Your Faith is in your hand | Al’ma-mal Foundation | East-Jerusalem, Palestine
Your Faith is in your hand | Palest‘in & out festival | Gallery Jeune Creation |Paris, France
Cabane Georgina - Off-Art-O-Rama | Marseilles, France

PUBLICATIONS, TALKS & DOCUMENTARY

2022
Talk | Artistic perspectives on the civil war in Sri Lanka | Linden-Museum|Stuttgart, DE
Conference | From Restitution to Repair | 12th Berlin Biennale for contemporary Art|
curated by Kader Attia Akademie der Künste | Berlin, DE
Article | Collection of colonial contexts | annual Brochure of the Association of
Swiss Museums (AMS) | Provenance research | Geneva, CH
Catalogue | 12th Berlin Biennale for contemporary Art | Berlin, DE
Conference | Ready for the past - On the State of Decolonization in Swiss Museums |The
University Lausanne - Faculty of Social and Political Sciences | curated by Bernhard Schär |
CH
Talk | Reconnecting Collections with Source Communities| Museum of Ethnology (MEG)|
Geneva, CH
Talk| Something you should know | Paris, FR
2021
Talk | Reconnecting Collections with Source Communities | Museum of Ethnology (MEG)
Geneva, Switzerland
Something you should know | Talk | Paris, France
2020
Radio SRF - Kultur Kompakt, Fernsehen SRF- Kulturplatz, Radio SRF Regional journal
Basel, Baselland | Basel, Switzerland
2019
Theaterjournal#14 | Basel, Switzerland
2018
Point contemporain | Paris, France
2017
67th Edition catalogue | Jeune création | Paris, France
2016
International Emerging Artist Award catalog | The World art Dubai | Dubai
2016
TF1 | part of the documentary about the fishermen community in calanques à Marseille
2012
France 3 | program faut pas rêver | Documentary about Sri Lanka

ART RESIDENCIES

2019 – 2020
Theater Basel | Basel, Switzerland
2016 – 2017
Les Complices | Zürich, Switzerland
2016
Al’Ma-mal Fondation | East-Jerusalem & Foundation Qattan | Ramallah, Palestine
2012 -2014
Cité Internationale des Arts | Paris, France
2008
Voluntary artists’ studio (VAST) | Thimphu, Bhutan

EDUCATION

2018
Invited jury member at the committee of 68th edition of Jeune Création | Beaux-art de Paris | Paris, France
2006
Exchange student – short term| Kathmandu art university |Kathmandu, Nepal
2003
Diploma in Fine arts | Academy of design | Colombo, Sri Lanka