Ratnadeep Gopal Adivrekar, born 1974, grew up in Mumbai, India, he received first class in BFA from Sir J.J. School of Arts in 1997. He is recipient of several prestigious awards like ‘The Governors Prize’, ‘The Harmony Award’ for Best Emerging Artist and ‘Bendre-Hussain Scholarship’. Amongst his important Solos include 'The Golden Ear - A Tribute to Wagner' at Deutsch Oper Berlin; ‘Discourses of Prismatic Truths’ at Pavillon du Centanarie/Arcelor Mittal, Luxembourg, 2011; ‘Allegories of Talking Road’ at Galerie Sylvia Bernhardt, Germany, 2010; ‘Proverb In/ter/ventions’ at The NUS Museum, Singapore, 2009. Other selected Group exhibitions include: Power of Peace’, UNESCO 2nd Global Forum, Bangkok, Thailand, 2009, ‘Imprints’ The Ueno Royal Museum, Tokyo, Japan, 2007, ‘Indian Art’ Lasalle-SIA College of Art, Sculpture Square Gallery, Singapore, 2006, ‘Indian Contemporary Art’, Chelsea Art College, U.K. 2006 and Ao~rta Project, BBK Kunst Forum, Dusseldorf and Ausstellungshalle Innenhafen, Duisburg, Germany 2001. Notably, Business World's September '11 issue listed him as one of India's Best Young Artist to Invest and Time-Out, Asian Art News, Art and Deal and Indian Contemporary Art Journal have all critically appraised his work. The artist works in Mumbai, India & Berlin, Germany.