This is an original photograph taken by me on my IPhone and no picture correction has been done. Further I have enlarged and printed this photograph and added images of the Bird of Paradise, using acrylic colours.
I am a contemporary artist based in New Delhi, and have been teaching art at the Vasant Valley School, since the last 13 years. I have been invited to concduct art workshops at the Jaipur Literature Festival outreach programme (January 2018 and January 2019), as well as the Kala Ghoda Art Festival in Mumbai (February 2018 and February 2019). I have conducted art workshops in an individual capacity in Mumbai as well as in Fab India, New Delhi.
i have had seven solo painting exihibitions in Calcutta, Mumbai and New Delhi.
My schooling has been from La Martiniere for Girls, Calcutta and I have done my Commercial Art from Nirmala Niketan in Mumbai.
i was working as an art director in advertising at Saatchi and Saatchi and Bates! Calcutta before teaching in a special needs school in the capacity of an illustrator. I have been living and working in New Delhi since December 2004.