Varsha Nair (India)

Born in 6 Dec 1957, Kampala, Uganda,
She studied at Faculty of Fine Arts, Maharaja Sayaji Rao University, Baroda, India.
Varsha Nair has exhibited her solo and collaborative works internationally and in Thailand, where she has lived since 1995. Her selected shows include September Watch, Conference of Birds Gallery Bangkok, 2009; Still Moving Image, Devi Art Foundation, New Delhi, 2008; Proper Place, Ryllega Gallery, Hanoi, 2007; Exquisite Crisis & Encounters, New York, 2007; Sub-Contingent: The Indian Subcontinent in Contemporary Art, Fondazion Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, 2006; In-between places, Si-Am Art Space, Bangkok, 2005; Video as Urban Condition, Austrian Culture Forum, London, 2004; With(in), Art In General, New York, 2002; Home/Dom, Collegium Artisticum, Sarajevo, Bosnia Herzegovina, 2002; Free Parking, Art Center, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, 2002.
She presented performances at OPEN 10, Beijing, 2009; Performance Saga, Basel, in collaboration with Lena Eriksson (2009); at Khoj Live, New Delhi (2008); Tate Modern, London, in collaboration with Tejal Shah (2006); On the Move, Hong Kong (2008); National Review of Live Art, Glasgow in 2006 and 2004; and at National Review of Live Art Midland, Perth, 2005. Nair is editorial board member of the web art journal Ctrl+P (www.ctrlp-artjournal.org) and co organizer of Womanifesto in Thailand (www.womanifesto.com).