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SEJAL MODY: IN SEARCH OF FREEDOM THROUGH ART

The colors express emotion; textures express intention and the compositions express narration. This is true for most art, but this statement is unique to each artist. Born and raised in Mumbai, Sejal exhibited a keen interest and talent in the arts. She studied fine arts from Sir J.J. School of Art, Mumbai with Bachelor of Fine Arts. Unhappy with the uni-dimensional world of paintings, she decided to trail ceramics. Realizing that a mere certificate course in pottery would not take her far, she went all…

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ASHMI WAGHELA: SKY IS THE LIMIT

“A painter yes but a color consultant?” one queries warily. Ashmi Waghela by profession an Interior designer, color consultant and decor stylist, says her art and paintings are not just for visual delight, mental pleasure or even thought but designed to heal, to induce calm and develop positive vibes. Art being Ashmi’s passion since childhood she has realized that any painting may bring joy, perhaps sorrow or at least simple, indifferent observation. Her work is designed specifically to not only appeal physically or emotionally but…

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Architect Supriya Haobam who found her calling in Yoga

“Yoga does not just change the way we see things, it transforms the person who sees.” ― B.K.S. Iyengar, Light on Life. Architect Supriya Haobam tells Gallopper about her journey from being an architect to leaving everything and becoming a Yoga teacher. It is an inspiring story of the turning point which has shaped her as a person and her career: “I graduated from Sir JJ College of Architecture in 1997. My last job as an Architect was working as an Assistant Project Manager at Jones Lang LaSalle-Project and Development Services, Mumbai.…

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