Chandrika Marla


Solo Shows:

Parts of Her Puzzle - Re-Invent Gallery, Lake Forest, Illinois / 2015

Alter Ego - Beverly Arts Center / Chicago / 2013

Social Skin - Mars Gallery / Chicago / 2012

Moving Towards Meaning - A dance performance by famed bharatnatyam dancer Rama Vaidyanathan (http://www.ramavaidyanathan.com), who interpreted paintings from the TALK series. Skokie Public Library, Illinois / 2011. Images of this show can be seen here: (http://hybridartist.smugmug.com/Dance/Ra)

Revelations - Boocoo Cultural Center / Evanston, Illinois / 2010


Group Shows:

Nasty Women Art Chicago - May 5, 2017

Reunion - Woman Made Gallery / Chicago, Illinois / 2017

Unpresidented - Art in Common Cause - Space 900, Evanston, Illinois / March 2017

Voices and Visions - The Art Center, Highland Park, Illinois / September 2016

Rockford Midwestern Biennial - Rockford Art Museum, Illinois / June 2016

The Art of Influence: Breaking Criminal Traditions - Traveling exhibit curated by Chuck Gniech:
http://www.breakingcriminaltraditions.co
- The Human Rights Institute Gallery of Kean University / Union, NJ / 2016
- Bridgeport Art Center / Chicago, Illinois / 2015
- Schoenherr Gallery of North Central College / Naperville, Illinois / 2015
- The Art Center / Highland Park, Illinois / 2014

Second Time Around: The Hubcap as Art - Museum of the Shenandoah Valley / Virginia / 2014 - 15

Erasing Borders 2014 - Exhibition of Contemporary Indian Art of the Diaspora / Traveling exhibit:
- The Arthur M. Berger Art Gallery, Manhattanville College / Purchase, New York
- Crossing Art Gallery / Flushing, New York
- Queens Museum of Art / Flushing Meadows, Flushing, New York

Voices and Visions IV - Juried show at The Art Center / Highland Park, Illinois / 2014

I AM American - Traveling exhibit curated by Sergio Gomez
https://iamamericanshow.wordpress.com/
- Argonne National Labs, Lemont, IL / 2017
- Schoenherr Gallery, North Central College / Naperville, Illinois / 2016
- Dordt College, Iowa / 2015
- Zhou B Art Center / Chicago, Illinois / 2015
- Governors State University / Chicago, Illinois / 2014
- White Ripple Gallery / Hammond, Indiana / 2014
- Water Street Studios / Batavia, Illinois / 2014

Equilibrium – Juried show organized by Women's Caucus For Art / Woman Made Gallery / Chicago, Illinois / 2014

United Art Fair - Pragati Maidan, New Delhi / 2013.

Dialogue Chicago: Taking Chances – curated by Sarah Krepp / Noyes Cultural Center/ Evanston, Illinois / 2013

Voices and Visions III: Standing on the Bridge between Health and Disease - Juried show at The Art Center / Highland Park, Illinois / 2012

From Chicago To Lahore: A Cultural Nexus - Chicago Cultural Center / Chicago / 2012

She - Black Cloud Gallery / Chicago / 2011

Abstract World - Art Junction / New Delhi / 2011

12th Annual Chicago Art Open / River East Art Center / Chicago, Illinois / 2010


Publications:

Studio Visit Magazine, Volume 32

Neoteric Art - August 2015
http://neotericart.com/2015/08/17/review

Once Upon a Tea Time - September 2015
https://www.onceuponateatime.com/2015/09

Northbrook Star / Lake Forest Leader - September 2015

Sergio Gomez Art BLog - July 2015
https://sergiogomezart.wordpress.com/201

Chicago Tribune - July 2015
http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/hi

Sheridan Road magazine, June 2014
http://jwcdaily.com/sheridanroadmagazine

Her Blueprint: The International Museum of Women blog, January 2014
http://imowblog.blogspot.com/2014/01/cha

“Equilibrium: Art for a Changing World”
Catalog for show

Urban Confustions, Volume 2, Summer 2012
http://www.magcloud.com/browse/issue/386

Art & Deal Magazine, Feb-March 2012

Courageous Creativity, February 2012
http://www.flyingchickadee.com/Microzine

India Tribune, December 2011


Affiliations:

Landfillart
Woman Made Gallery, Chicago
Asian American Women Artists Association, San Francisco
Northern California Women's Caucus for Art



Born 1968 / New Delhi

B.A. (Honors) English Literature / Delhi University / 1988

Fashion Design Diploma / National Institute of Fashion Technology, New Delhi / 1989 – 1991