Neha Choksi works across disciplines, using various formats, often collaboratively and in unconventional settings. Choksi’s major presentations of her work in solo exhibitions or substantial group shows have been at the Hammer Museum, Los Angeles (2018); Dhaka Art Summit, Bangladesh (2018); Manchester Art Gallery, UK (2017); LAMOA at Occidental College, Los Angeles (2017); the 20th Biennale of Sydney (2016); Hayward Gallery Project Space, London (2015); Kochi-Muziris Biennale, India (2014); John Hansard Gallery, Southampton, UK (2012); Asia Pacific Triennial, QAGOMA, Brisbane (2012); Shanghai Biennale (2012); Wanås Foundation, Sweden (2012); the Venice Architecture Biennale (2006); among others.
Recent honors include the 2019 California Community Foundation Fellowship for Visual Artists, the designation of Cultural Trailblazer by the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs for 2017/2018, and the India Today Best New Media Artist of the Year Award for 2017. A monograph on a single artwork, Dismantling, was published in 2018. She serves on the editorial board of the Los Angeles-based arts journal, X-TRA. Choksi received her double BA in Greek and in Art from the University of California, Los Angeles, and an MA in classics from Columbia University. She lives and works in Los Angeles and Bombay, India.Download Artist CV