R. Gopakumar is an Indian artist based in Bahrain. He works in different media including Digital Art, Motion Photography, Installation, Drawing, Painting and Print.
He uses art & technology to discuss and expose social & political issues of the society. He believes the work of art should change the existing visual, intellectual and aesthetic sense and experiment with finding new visual phenomena.
His works exhibited The Saatchi Gallery, London, UK, Tate Britain, UK, Kochi-Muziris Biennale (Collateral Projects) Kochi, India, Sofia Underground – International Performance Art Festival, Bulgaria, CICA Museum, South Korea, Arte Città Amica, Torino, Italy, Årjängs Bibliotek, Galleri Passagen, Sweden, Municipal Cyberspace Beausoleil, France, Galleria d'Arte Contemporanea Grafica Manzoni, Torino, Italy, Kinsey Institute Art Gallery, USA, ISE Cultural Foundation, New York, USA, Bahrain National Museum, Manama, Bahrain, Kerala Lalithakala Akademi, Kerala, India.
His motion photography were shortlisted by the Saatchi Gallery London and Google+ for their inaugural Motion Photography Prize.www.gopakumar.in