Contemporary artist Jignesh Panchal born in 1981 studied painting at the Sheth C N College of Fine Arts in Ahmedabad. Working with mixed media, Panchal creates modernist miniatures. His work has been exhibited at national and international galleries including Gallery Struempfe in Mannheim and Bei Trickles in Berlin, Bajaj Capital Art House in New Delhi, and the Le Corbusier building in Ahmedabad.
Panchal’s work has also been featured by Zone of Contemporary Art (ZOCA) at the India Art Fair in New Delhi every year since 2018. In the last decade, Panchal has participated in the Sabarmati Festival, Times Art Festival, Ahmedabad International Art Festival and the Vikram Sarabhai International Art Festival. He has been invited for artist residency programs at Kolkata Centre for Creativity, GlogauAIR Berlin, and the All India Fine Arts and Crafts Society in New Delhi. Panchal was awarded grants by the Gujarat State Lalit Kala Akademi in 2009, 2010 and 2012.
His exhibit with us is titled Silk Route Chornicles a collage, gouache and acrylic on paper made in 2021.