Rashmi Rekha

Oil and Acrylic

Biography

‘Painting is my way to experiencing the liberation of thoughts and feelings and ultimately my soul.  It takes me to that wonderful space where I can be with my instinct and dance in symphony of colors in rhyme. ‘

Rashmi Rekha has an academic background in physics and professional standing in information technology and Business management with a deep passion for art.  Rashmi never stopped painting at any time in her life.

She pursued her training in visual arts mostly through self-study and observations.  She also received first-hand experience through a short term apprenticeship with Ottawa’s artist Nym Gautama.  Her more recent work has been in oil and acrylic.

Recurring themes:  Social pressure, scientific inquiry of a contemporary scene, burden of wisdom and awareness.

Installations:    ProSoya Atrium, 550 LacolleWay, Ottawa
                           Midway Family Fun Park,Ottawa
                           CISTEL Corp. 203 Colonnade Rd. Unit 201, Ottawa

Gallery:             Kevin Dodds Gallery

Exhibition & Shows

  • Mar - May 2016 St Laurent Center, Ottawa

  • Jan - Mar 2016 Promenade Arteast, Shenkman Arts Center(SAC)

  • Nov- Jan 2016 Winter Mix, St Laurent Center

  • Oct - Nov 2015 AJAE, St Laurent Center

  • Aug - Sep 2015 Duo Exhibition(Juried), AOE Galley, SAC

  • February 2015 Arteast Mosaic

  • Sept 2014 `Selections` (SAC)

  • July 2014 Solo Exhibition, `Thru The Prism`, 550 Lacolle Way Ottawa

  • June 2014 The Lorraine Fritzi Yale Gallery juried selection for Great Canadian Theatre Company’s premier of George F. Walker's Burden of Self-Awareness.

  • June 2012 Canadian Gharana Festival(Juried), SAC

Member of:    ALO, OAA, ARTEAST, AOE, National Gallery of Canada

Charities/Donation:

  • Sketch2015, SAW- Gallery

  • Make a Wish

  • Transitions - Thoroughbreds - Cumberland

  • Child Haven International