Amit Ambalal Artist Profile :
Amit Ambalal was born in 1943, Ahmedabad and was a businessman before he become a full time artist in 1979. He studied art under the guidance of the veteran artist and teacher Chhaganlal Jadav. He held his first solo show at Hutheesing Visual Arts Centre, Ahmedabad in 1980. His solo shows include those paintings at Sakshi Gallery, Mumbai and Gallery Maya, London, 2006, Bodhi Art, New Delhi and Singapore, 2995, Galerie F.I.A. Amsterdam, 2001, Gallery Chemould, Mumbai 1997, Gallery Espace, Delhi, 1992.
His artwork has been part of several group shows in India as well as abroad. He received the Civitella Ranieri Foundation Fellowship, Italy, 1999 and the Gujarat State Lalit Kala Akademi Award, 1968. He lives and works in Ahmedabad.