(Last Updated on : 20/11/2015)
Aditya Arya is an Indian photographer
who works mostly as a hotel photographer in contemporary era. He is also specialised in taking the pictures of the social lifestyle of South India.
Works of Aditya Arya
Aditya Arya is also known for collecting, curating and archiving rare collections of photographs through the Aditya Arya Archive and the India Photo Archive Foundation. He is the chairman person and trustee of India Photo Archive Foundation.
Collections of Aditya Arya
Aditya Arya is known for curating the Kulwant Roy collection. His own photographic ventures include works within India in areas like Nagaland
, and Bihar
and outside India like in Germany.
Teacher of Academy for Photographic Excellence
Aditya Arya also teaches at Academy for Photographic Excellence or APEX in Delhi. Aditya Arya had exhibitions in India and abroad. Aditya Arya is one of the leading photographers in Project 365, a public photo art project initiated by EP that creates and preserves photographic visuals of the fast changing ancient culture and lifestyle of Tiruvannamalai, an ancient town in Tamil Nadu.
Aditya Arya as a Hotel Photographer
Aditya Arya is known for his work related to hotel photography. He has worked with several hotel chains that include covering hotels for chains like the Radisson, Club Mahindra, and Oberoi group. He has covered these hotels all across India as well as abroad. His works also includes other specific areas in advertising such as he has also covered other areas in advertising such as food, industries and the healthcare.
Other Works of Aditya Arya
Aditya Arya has travelled extensively across the country and his work reflects this. He worked across India to explore different regions in the country. His work in Nagaland with writer Vibha Joshi, He has worked in Nagaland with writer Vibha Joshi to cover 16 remaining Naga tribes
. His work focusing on about the Buddhist art in the 900-year-old monastery in Alchi, Ladakh the Himalayas was covered by the Smithsonian Magazine. He has also worked on the Musahar Community in Bihar. He has also covered Landscapes in Ladakh and the Jal Mahal in Jaipur. Other than this he has photographed the Khampti tribe
in Arunachal Pradesh
and a lot of rural India.
Aditya Arya as an Administrator
Aditya Arya is part of the faculty and advisory board at the Academy of Photographic Excellence or APEX. He was one of the founding members of the Academy. Aditya Arya is the owner of Aditya Arya Archive which contains rare photographic collections like that of Kulwant Roy. He was one of the founding members of the India Photo Archive Foundation and is their Chairman person and Trustee. He has been restoring preserving these rare collections and providing them for viewing through publications and exhibitions. He curated the exhibition titled "Kulwant Roy: Retrospective at the National Gallery of Modern Art".