BN Goswamy

BN Goswamy is India’s leading art historian and Professor Emeritus of Art History at the Panjab University, Chandigarh. The recipient of many honours, including the Jawaharlal Nehru Fellowship, the Rietberg Award for Outstanding Research in Art History, the Padma Shri and the Padma Bhushan from the President of India, he has taught as a visiting professor at several universities, including the Universities of Pennsylvania, Heidelberg, Zurich, Berkeley and UCLA. He has also been responsible for major global exhibitions of Indian art. Professor Goswamy has written more than 25 books, among them classics like Pahari Masters, Nainsukh of Guler, The Spirit of Indian Painting and The Great Mysore Bhagavata.

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