Khakhar, Bhupen

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Khakhar, Bhupen Gender: M
Bhupen Khakkar
born on 10 March 1934 at 07:00 (= 07:00 AM )
Place Mumbai, India, 18n58, 72e50
Timezone IST h5e30 (is standard time)
Data source
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 18°48' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 06°01 Asc.s_piscol.18.gif 20°15'


Indian contemporary artist who worked in Baroda, and gained international recognition for his work.

He died on 8 August 2003.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes from the introductory note in the catalogue Khakhar wrote for a 1972 show, "Truth is Beauty and Beauty Is God," published online [1]: "I was born at Gulalwadi and brought up in Khetwadi. . . . I was born as Bhupen Khakhar, a Brahmakshatriya, at 7am on 10th March 1934."


  • Vocation : Art : Fine art artist