About Veranda8 Presents Contemporary Indian Art

(Paintings, Drawings. Mixed Media, and Photography)

Veranda8 is a nomadic gallery focused on promoting Contemporary Indian Artists and their work to US-based collectors through a combination of educational events, art dealership, and art advisory services. We are proud to be headquartered in Chicago, a city with a distinct fine art tradition.

Come explore the world of Contemporary Indian Art with Monica Badlani, owner of Veranda8. During the Eye on India festival, Veranda8 will host five events showcasing the work of eight artists hailing from Baroda, Bhopal, Delhi, and Mumbai.

Whether you are new to the art world, or a seasoned collector, Veranda8 invites you to experience the work and increase the dialogue around Contemporary Indian Art. Children are welcome.

Represented Artists:

Gunjan Arora and Rahul Jain, Buddhadev Mukherjee, Sunil Padwal, Manish Pushkale, Rajendra Shyam, Venkat Raman Singh Shyam, Parag Sonarghare, and Deepak Tandon

Event Info:

  • July 12: A Night of Art and Fashion, 9:00 - 12:00 pm (cocktail reception)
    July 12: A Night of Art and Fashion with Special Musical Guest Rajasthan Josh, 9:00 pm - 12:00 am (cocktail reception), $10 donation at the door
    June 22: Contemporary Tribal Art from Bhopal, 12:00 - 5:00 pm (open house)
    June 21: Contemporary Tribal Art from Bhopal, 7:00 - 10:00 pm (cocktail reception)
    June 15: Contemporary Indian Art, 12:00 - 5:00 pm (open house)
    June 14: Contemporary Indian Art, 7:00 - 10:00 pm (cocktail reception)
  • Space1858 at 1858 W. Grand, Chicago IL 60622