Born in 1955 in Srinagar, Kashmir, Veer has received his BA from Kashmir University,
his BFA in Painting from M S University of Baroda, and his Diploma Laureate from St.
Petersberg State Academy of Art & Design, Russia.
Munshi is the recipient of National Award from Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi; J & K
State Award for painting; Junior Fellowship from Ministry of Culture, Government of
India, & Research Grant Fellowship from Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi.
The artist’s works has been featured in several shows across the world, his solos
include, ‘Shrapnel-3’, Gallery Latitude-28, Delhi; ‘Shrapnel- 2’, curated by Ranjit Hoskote,
at Birla Academy of Art, Kolkata and B&G Foundation Mumbai; ‘Encounter’, Art Alive &
India Habitat Centre, New Delhi; Tao Art Gallery, Mumbai; Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai;
Gallery Espace, New Delhi; E C Galleria, Edinburgh, Scotland; Gallery Burswood, Perth,
Australia; United Nations, Geneva, Switzerland; AIFACS Gallery, New Delhi; Art Heritage,
New Delhi, & Planetarium Gallery, Baroda.