Emoji – The Universal Language Of Love

Emojis were first developed by Shigetaka Kurita for cell phones in 1999, these 12 x 12 pixel humble masterpieces of design planted the seeds for the explosive growth of a new visual language. Nineteen years later, Emoji has burst into a new form of global digital communication. Emoji reassert the human in the deeply impersonal, […]

The Making Of ‘Messages From My Dad’

I watched Es Devlin, Stage Designer some time ago talk in one of the episodes of ‘Abstract – The Art Of Design’ – a Netflix docu series.  Devlin said, “In the end everything is only going to exist in peoples memories.”  This thought has stayed with me ever since and it has been my constant […]

Mother’s Day Art Installation & Workshop

Thanks to everyone who made it down to my special Mother’s Day event at VR Bengaluru on 13th May, 2018. I want to thank VR Bengaluru for commissioning me to create an interactive art installation, for their generous giveaways and for making this event extra special especially for kids and truly a day to celebrate YOU, […]

Public Art At VR Bengaluru on World Art Day 2018

VR Bengaluru commissioned me to conceptualise a temporary site-specific live public art installation titled ‘Art, I Love You’ on the occasion of World Art Day 2018. This international event led by IAA-UNESCO takes place on April 15th, Leonardo Da Vinci’s birthday, and celebrates fine arts and promotes awareness of creative activity worldwide.   So what […]

We Are All Connected By Love Indeed

Virtuous Retail commissioned me this year to create a work of interactive art as part of their annual public art festival, Whitefield Art Collective 2018. As an artist, I’ve always felt it’s important to me that my art is not only exhibited in the context of the art world, but is also seen and experienced […]

Creating Art That Pulls Us Closer

If you are like me, then you probably hate the ‘do not touch’, ‘no photography allowed’, ‘do not sit here’ signs as much as I do. I like to actively engage with my surroundings, be it while traveling or viewing art. And, that’s why I’m so in love with public art. So, when Virtuous Retail […]