Vishwa Shroff

Vishwa Shroff

Bio
Vishwa Shroff studied Painting at the Faculty
of Fine Arts, Baroda (BFA: 2002) and at
Birmingham Institute of Art & Design (UCE),
Birmingham (MA: 2003). She was awarded the
Birmingham Institute of Art & Design Bursary
(2001) and the UNESCO-Aschberg Bursary for
Artists (2011). She has had Solo Shows at ACME
Project Space, London (2012), and at Raaga
Numerique Gallery, Baroda (2011). Her works
have been exhibited in more than 25 Group
Shows in Baroda, Jaipur, Ahmedabad, Surat, New
Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata in India, and in London,
Birmingham, Nottingham, Grays, Bristol in the
UK, at Akron University, and in New York, USA
and at Talin in Estonia.

Statement
In this work, I look at the Well as a hole in the
Earth – the watering hole. I have also put a
twist in the well-known tale of the crow and
the pebbles in a jar but here the crow pisses
the alphabets of ‘w-a-t-e-r’ into the well to
miraculously fill it with water!