Sanjeev Pawar

Founder/Mentor partner
Art2Day gallery

Sanjeev Pawar is the Founder/Mentor partner of Art2Day gallery, the oldest professional art gallery in Pune.

He is currently responsible for Admin, Marketing and networking domains within Art2Day. Since he belongs to an artist as well as an entrepreneur family background, his strength has been network, both, of people and art institutions.

He started his journey as graphic designer with a fortune 500 company based out of USA, then worked in IT education vertical for various prestigious institutes like CDAC, MKCL and ETH Research Labs. This, he was blessed to work for under the able guidance of Dr.Subhash Pawar, Dr,Vijay Bhatkar and Dr. Ram Takawale.

As the core objective he travelled throughout the country and was successfully able to connect and create a network of 500+ centres across 8 states.

An artist by education and training, coupled with an acute sense of passion for all forms of art, in the year 2005, he started the very well-known and respected Art2Day Gallery along with Priyamvada Pawar.

For the last 15 years his focus has been that of becoming a catalyst and helping connect art, artists and art lovers in the city. Working closely with art colleges in the region and also with prestigious organisations like Lalit Kala Akademy, Bombay Art Society, etc. he has been instrumental in getting serious art exhibitions, art camps to Pune from all over India.

He is the founder Director of Art Pune – a NGO working in field of Art, Culture and Heritage in Pune and also an advisor to Bharatiya Kala Mahavidyala, Walchandnagar - art college affiliated to Pune University.

Besides successfully running the gallery, he has made it his mission to create awareness about art amongst people and the city through various projects, events & programs.

The recent 'Pune smART Week' was one such event that he was associated with, where all art forms were presented on one platform for the citizens of Pune!