CHRONICLE

A S U D E V

Born: 13th December 1917 Dhubri, Assam.

Died: 6th February 1983 Guwahati, Assam.

E X H I B I T I O N S
April 1952: Gauhati (One man show)
Organised by Sarbeswar Chakravarty of Gauhati, Inaugurated by Justice Holiram Deka and presided by Dr. B. Barooah at Kamrup Academy Hall.
December 1952 Calcutta (Group show)
17th Annual All India Exhibition of Fine Arts Academy at the Indian Museum, Chowringhee, Calcutta.
December 1955: Calcutta (Group show) at the Academy of Fine Arts.
September 1958: Shillong (One man show)
Jointly with wife Mrs. Bela Deb Organised by Shillong Rotary Club Inaugurated by Mr. Bimala Prasad Chaliha, Chief Minister of Assam at the local Hindustan Standard premises.
December 1965 Shillong (One man show)
Organised by Indo-Soviet Cultural Society, Assam, Inaugurated by Mr. Vishnu Sahay, Governor of Assam and Nagaland At The State Central Library.
February 1966 Gauhati (Group show) organised by the Indian Progressive Writers Association at District Library.
November 1967 Shillong (One man show) at The State Central Library.
February 1969 Sibsagar (One man show) Organised by ISCUS – Indo-Soviet Cultural Society, Assam
April 1969 Duliajan (One man show), Inaugurated by Chairman, Oil India. Mr. Devkanta Barooah at Club House, Duliajan.
March 1971 Gauhati (Group show),Organised by Assam Academy for Cultural Relations at Cotton College Union Hall.
June 1973 Gauhati (Group show) at the World Youth Festival (Assam State Youth Festival)
April 1975 Gauhati (Group show), Organised by Directorate of Cultural Affairs, Assam.
May 1975 Gauhati (Group show) organised by the Assam Fine Arts & Crafts Society, Gauhati.
January 1976 Gauhati (Group show), organised by the Assam Fine Arts & Crafts Society.
August 1976 Gauhati (Group show), organised by Directorate of Cultural Affairs, Assam,at Rabindra Bhavan.
December 1977 Gauhati (One man show), under the auspices of Gauhati Artists’ Guild Inaugurated by Mr. Kamal Narayan Choudhury at State Art Gallery, Bhagawati Prasad Barua Bhawan.
July 1978 Gauhati (Group show), organised by Gauhati Artists’Guild. Gauhati
April 1979 Gauhati (Group show), organised by Gauhati Artists’Guild.
May 1979 New Delhi (One man show), organised by the House of Soviet Culture In collaboration with All India Fine Arts & Crafts Society.
September 1980 Gauhati (Group show), organised by Directorate of Cultural Affairs, Government of Assam.
February 1982 Calcutta (One man show), organised in collaboration with DRUZHBA & Cultural Department of the USSR Consulate General in Calcutta at Gorky Sadan. Exhibition inaugurated by Mr Purnendu Patri, Film Director & Artist and presided by Artist Mr Debabrata Mukherjee.
September 1982 Gauhati (Group show), sponsored by Assam Progressive Writers, and Artists, Association on the occasion of Third State Conference. Inaugurated by Mr. Purnendu Patri, Film Director & Artist.
ONE MAN SHOWS: 09
GROUP SHOWS: 13
RETROSPECTIVES: 1983, 1989 & 2007
Member: Founder President Gauhati Artists’ Guild, Guwahati, A premier Art Society of N.E. India since its inception in 1976 presently at Chandmari, Guwahati 781 003 Assam, INDIA
Founder Teacher Gauhati Art School, Panbazar, Guwahati, Assam, India which was later upgraded to an Art College under the Gauhati University, Guwahati, Assam INDIA.
GLOSSARY:
Dhubri is a town on the bank of the river Brahmaputra in Lower Assam, India. Sibsagar and Duliajan are Oil Township in Upper Assam, India.
Shillong is the capital city of Meghalaya in North East India.
Please read: Gauhati now known as Guwahati, the state capital city of Assam India. Calcutta now known as Kolkata.
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