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Art by Labdhi Shah
About the Artist
Labdhi Shah is an artist based in Ahmedabad, India. Trained as an economist, clinical psychologist, and art therapist, she is a self-taught artist. She specializes in finger-painted art works created from intuition without any reference or pre-sketch, distilling the purest expression of her emotion into her art. Art seeks to convey the truth of the human experience, in all its complexity. Her effort as an artist is to share the faith she has in the capacity of love, and to accept the uniqueness of every human being irrespective of race, color, gender, and culture. She works with a variety of media including watercolor, acrylic, charcoal, and ink, and enjoys the uniqueness of each medium. Her work has been featured in art publications around the world, including Curious Publishing, Detester Magazine, Porridge Magazine, Postscript Magazine, Copper Magazine. Her recent participatory art installation on the theme of love, titled ‘Rainbow of emotions’ — ‘લાગણીઓ નું મેઘધનુષ’, was featured at the Abhivyakti art festival, 2020. Her work was on view at the recent virtual exhibition “Collective Impact” hosted by Ikouii in Atlanta, GA, and is currently on view at virtual exhibitions hosted by Las Laguna Gallery (A Light in the darkness), and Student Art Spaces (Art in Adversity). Her work is currently viewable, at the exhibition: “Hope - Revolution” at the Stay Home Gallery in Paris, TN, USA. Her passions include traveling and studying human complexity.
You can see more of her work on instagram: @gallery.lab26