Anni kumari (b.1983/Jamshedpur/ India) studied BA (Hons.)Political Science at Miranda House, Delhi University (2002-05) , BFA (Painting) and MFA (Painting) from the College of Art, Delhi, (2007-2013). Her works have been exhibited in curated group shows in India, including, ‘Life is better in Black & White’ curated by Pranamita Borghain , Art Positive , Delhi (2021), ‘All that is life’, curated by Saloni Doshi, Space 118 , Mumbai(2021), ‘Spiralling into the absurd’, curated by Amit Jain, Anant Art, Delhi (2021), ‘Shifting Positions’, India Art Fair (2020), ‘Mirrored Questions’, Art District XIII, Delhi (2019), ‘Again & yet again’, curated by Shruti Ramalingaiah , OED gallery , Kochi (2017). She has had a solo show, titled -‘Algorhythms’, jointly organised by Anant Art +Apparao Galleries (2021) and a two-person show titled -‘Blurring Boundaries’ at 079 Stories, Ahmedabad (2021). Additionally, she is a visiting professor in the Department of Visual Arts, Ashoka University, Sonipat and has been a grantee at Sahapedia-UNESCO (2018), Artreach India (2015/17), Lalit Kala Akademi (2013), Ministry of culture, GOI (2014-16) and the University Grants Commission (2015). She has been an artist-in-residence at the Piramal Art Foundation, Thane, Maharashtra (2016).