Shaik Azgharali (b. 1985, Andhra Pradesh, India) has studied his BFA from Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, 2009 and his Masters in Sculpture from Kala Bhavan, Santiniketan, 2011.
He has participated in various shows in India and abroad, mostly in South Korean Galleries, and has attended many camps and residencies as well. He has recently attended Space Studio Sculpture Residency, 2020 in Baroda. He received Kalasakshi Memorial Trust Award, New Delhi in 2010 and National Scholarship from the Ministry of Culture, India.
In his current practice as a sculptor, he is trying to achieve forms that are minimal in structure, yet have a pertinent geometrical language, which lets him place his critique of the way society looks at labour, labourers, and the human cost of the skills they possess.
Shaikh Azgharali lives and works in Vadodara, Gujarat, India.