Mahen Perera

MAHEN PERERA
b. 1977, Colombo
Lives and works in Colombo , Sri Lanka. 


EDUCATION 

2006-2007      BA, Fine Arts, 1st Class Hons. Lasalle College Of the Arts Singapore
2003-2006      Diploma, Painting, Fine Arts with Distinction Lasalle College of the Arts
                        Singapore
1997-1999      Diploma, Multi Disciplinary Design, Sri Lanka National Design Centre,
                        Colombo, Sri Lanka

SOLO EXHIBITIONS AND PRESENTATIONS

2018    Stories Within, Saskia Fernando Gallery, Colombo, Sri Lanka
2016    How They Forgot To Remember, Paradise Road Galleries, Colombo, Sri Lanka
2015    With Things Left Behind, Hempel Galleries, Colombo, Sri Lanka
2010    Material Morphologies,  Paradise Road Galleries, Colombo, Sri Lanka
2009    Time Lost & Found, Bare Foot Gallery, Colombo, Sri Lanka
2000    In between, Lionel wendt Art Gallery Colombo, Sri Lanka
1999    Untitled, Lionel wendt Art Gallery, Colombo, Sri Lanka
1998    Else Where, Lionel wendt Art Gallery, Colombo, Sri Lanka
1997    Untitled, Lionel wendt Art Gallery, Colombo, Sri Lanka

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019    Sea Change, Colombo Scope, Colombo, Sri Lanka
2017    Co-Liberate, Art Connect, Laksala Building, Fort, Colombo, Sri Lanka
            Revive, Art Connect, Trace City, Colombo, Sri Lanka
            Second Skin, Colombo, Sri Lanka
2016    Project One, in collaboration with Vogue India, Jindal Steel, Mumbai, India
2015    Shadow Scenes, Cinnamon Colombo Scope, Colombo, Sri Lanka
2014    Serendipity Revealed, An exhibition of Sri Lankan contemporary art - a post war
            perspective, Brunei Gallery, London, UK
            Making History, Colombo Art Biennale, Colombo, Sri Lanka
2008    Untitled, The Design Space, Colombo, Sri Lanka
2007    Lasalle Degree Show, Lasalle Exhibition Space, Singapore
2006    Antipode, Front Row Gallery, Singapore
            Miniature, Project Space, Lasalle, Singapore
            Lasalle Exhibition Showcase, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
            Vafa Student Show, Colombo, Sri Lanka

AWARDS

2007    Award and Residency Program, Travelogue – The Winston Oh Travel Award, Month
            long residency program in Prague