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Karishma D'Souza
1999 - 2004 Bachelor of Fine Arts (Painting), Goa University, awarded the Gold medal
2004 - 2006 Master of Visual Arts (Graphic arts - Printmaking), M.S. University of Baroda, awarded the Gold medal
Solo Exhibitions
2020: ‘Invocation’, Xippas Galerie, Paris
2019: ‘Midway mark’, Baronian-Xippas Galerie, Bruxelles
2018: ‘History Routes’, Lisbon Open Studios, Atelier Concorde, Lisboa
2017: ‘Ancestors’, Xippas Galerie, Paris
2016: ‘In retelling’, Fundação Oriente, Goa
2015: ‘Bridges’, Dapiran Art Project Space, Utrecht
2015: ‘A Reckoning’, Xippas Galerie, Paris
Group Exhibitions and Art Fairs
2019: ‘Echoing Trees’, Xippas Galerie, Paris
2019: ‘Veritable Concoctions’, curated by Nirali Lal, Faculty of Fine Arts, M.S University, Baroda
2016: ‘The Scape and the Scope’, curated by Tao Art Gallery, Mumbai
2015: ‘Perceiving’, Amsterdam Drawing, Dapiran Art Project Space, Amsterdam
2015: ‘Goa não é um país pequeno’, (Goa is not a small country) Kalakriti Art Gallery, Hyderabad
2015: ‘Vad Fest’, Baroda
2014: ‘New Dawn’, curated by Leidy Churchman, Silberkuppe, Berlin
2014: ‘Incredible Travel Experiences’, Central Museum (CBK), Drenthe
2014: ‘Painters in pictures’, Galerie LUMC, Leiden University, Leiden
2014: ‘Mini print Show’, Art Resort Palaolem, Goa
2013: ‘Art The Hague’, Hague Art Fair 2013, Liesbeth Willems, KRC Collection
2013: Rijksakademie Open 2013, Amsterdam
2012: Rijskakademie Open 2012, Amsterdam
2011: ‘Quiet Conversations from the Courtyard’, Ashvita Gallery, Chennai
2011: ‘Feminine Syntax: Personal Biographies’, An Exhibition of six artists, Lemon Grasshopper Art Gallery, Ahmedabad.
2011: ‘The Big Picture II’, India Foundation for the Arts, Bangalore
2011: ‘Bebooks Charity Exhibition and Auction’, the Goa Marriot, Panjim
2010: 19th Sosabeol International Art Expo 2010, Pyeongtaek, South Korea
2009: Cardology, Hacienda Art Gallery, Fort, Mumbai
2003: Fundação Oriente Fine Arts Competition and Exhibition 2003, Goa
2003: Madhubani Art Exhibition, Kala Academy, Panjim, Goa
2003: ‘Art and Spirituality’, Our Lady of Pilar Seminary, Goa
2002: 28th State Art Exhibition (Student category), Kala Academy, Panjim, Goa
2002: Travelling Exhibition of Paintings, Aids Campaign 2002, Saad, Goa
2001: Art competition and exhibition on the occasion of the World Wide Goans Convention, Panjim, Goa
2000: GAP (Goa Association of Photographers) Photography Exhibition 2000, Fundação Oriente, Panjim, Goa
1999: 25th State Art Exhibition (Student category), Kala Academy, Panjim, Goa
Residencies and Awards
2017: Resident artist, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Maine, USA
2012-2013: Resident artist, Rijksakademie van beeldende Kunsten, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2012-2013: Goa Government Scholar, Ministry of Education, Government of Goa
2012-2013: Inlaks Take-Off Grant 2012 and 2013
2012-2013: 1000 Steps B.V Scholarship, the Netherlands
2011: Inlaks Fine Arts Award 2011
2004: Smt. Gopicabai V. Dempo Memorial Prize, Goa College of Art
2004: Manguesh Kenkre Memorial Award, Goa College of Art
2000: Raoji V. Gaonkar Memorial Prize 2000-2001, 26th State Art Exhibition (Student Category), Kala Academy, Goa
2000: Special Award, GAP (Goa Association of Photographers) Photography    
2000: Exhibition, Fundação Oriente, Panjim, Goa
Chadha Art Collection (KRC), the Netherlands
Urecht Central Museum, the Netherlands
Rijksakademie Van Beeldende Kunsten, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
2018: Participant, Cyanotype workshop, Edge Arts, Lisboa
2018: Participant, Serigraphy workshop, Arara collective, ZDB, Lisboa
2015-2017: Started an art education program, Don Bosco Primary School, Odxel, Goa
2010-2011: Visiting teacher, Lithography batch, Bachelors of Visual Art course, 
2010-2011: Department of Printmaking, Faculty of Fine Arts, M.S.University, Baroda
2010: Coordinator, ‘Print workshop’,Uttarayan Art Center, Jaspur, Baroda, Gujarat
2001: Visiting teacher, Painting section, 2001 Summer Camp, Bal Bhavan, Goa 
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