Amol Patil Seed Awards recipient

Amol K Patil
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Themes

  • Environment/Climate emergency
  • Racial justice
  • Indigenous rights
  • Reexamining history

Disciplines

  • Performance
  • Video Art
  • Visual Art

Country

  • India

Amol Patil is a performer and visual artist, based in India. He has obtained a diploma and a post-diploma from Rachana Sansad Academy of Fine Arts and Crafts in Mumbai and has participated in a large number of group exhibitions all around the globe since 2015 as well as solo shows in India, the United States and Korea. Coming from a family of artists - with his grandfather being a poet and his father an Avant-garde playwright, he has been working with drawings, objects, video, and performance with his own family archives. Patil's work questions the current situation of workers and casteism, striving to connect the past, present and future. He is interested in the reality of the community he is from, and working with the urban and human environment that surrounds him.

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