Ashok Mody, an architect practicing in Mumbai for over 40 years has reinvented himself as a painter. As an architect he has worked on numerous projects in India, and the Middle East and has won several awards. Through his paintings, he explores his childhood icon Gandhiji, and the many facets of Gandhiji’s life, philosophy and ideals.

1971 B.Arch from Sir JJ College of Architecture
1971-74 Senior Architect, Karani and Sanghoi, Mumbai
1975-79 Partner, Architectural Consultants, Sharjah
1978-79 Appeared in Biographical Record, “Who’s who in the world” Fourth Edition
1981-87 Partner, Karani and Sanghoi Associates, Mumbai
1988- 2011 Partner Architectural Consultants, Mumbai
1999 Winner, JIIA Awards (Industrial Architecture)
1999 Commendation, JK Awards (Group Housing)
2000 Commendation, JIIA Awards (Residential Architecture)
2007 Solo Show - Gandhiji: My First Inspiration, Ronak Art Gallery, Mumbai
2009 Group show - Summer Hues, Tradition Art Gallery, Mumbai
2009 Solo Show - Gandhiji’s India: A Myriad Montage, Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
2009 Solo Show- Gandhiji: A force more powerful, Bhavan’s Campus, Mumbai
2009 Group show - Art For Concern Concern India Foundation, Pune
2009 Group show - Kalavishkar Artists’ Centre, Mumbai
2009 Group show - Kalavishkar Tulika Arts Gallery, Mumbai
2011 to date Partner Connectfour Design Studio LLP, Mumbai
2012 Exhibited Paintings for "Gandhi Jayanti Celebrations" at Indian Consulate, Dubai
2012 Solo Show "Remembering Gandhiji" at India Club, Dubai
2013 Solo Show "Graphic Expressions" at Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai