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About

Preeti Gupta is an Artist with demonstrated experience in art, illustration and design. Preeti G.’s art explorations are expressive and contemplative that weave reality and imagination. She has been working with a multitude of mediums to create art that intertwines her studies of nature, light, people and elements along with her exploration of expressing a moment in time and how it is captured in memory to form a visual narrative. Her work has been selected and displayed in National and International exhibits such as exhibitions held at the Alliance Française, Lodhi Estate, New Delhi, Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi, Kala Srot Art Gallery, Lucknow, etc. Involved in creative surroundings since childhood and having lived and studied in many places, she received formal training in art and music. Preeti graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) Degree specialising in Painting and was awarded the Director's Medal from the Dayalbagh Educational Institute. She also has a Professional Diploma in Adobe Photoshop, has received her Prabhakar (BA) and Sangeet Bhaskar (MA) in Hindustani Classical Vocal Music and has learnt the sitar, harmonium, piano. She is currently pursuing an MA in Theology. Preeti's creative skills include painting, illustration, design, animation, music, photography, poetry and interdisciplinary art. 

Overview

 

EDUCATION:

  • 2016 – 2020, Bachelor of Fine Arts (Painting), Director’s Medal, Dayalbagh Educational Institute, Dayalbagh, Agra

(Received the Director’s Medal for scoring the highest grade point average and academic excellence in BFA for the graduating class of 2020. Received the CEC topper Medal as well and was a member of the IIC MHRD (Organizing Committee), SSI Student’s Chapter, Entrepreneurial and Innovation Cell, Class President).

  • 2022 - Ongoing: MA Theology, DEI

  • 2021 - 2022 : Sangeet Bhaskar (MA Music)

  • 2016 - 2021: Prabhakar, First Division in Classical Vocal Hindustani Music — Associated with the Prayag Sangeet Samiti, Allahabad - (BA Music)

  • 2014 - 2016, Humanities (School and City Topper), High  School, Delhi Public School, Shashtripuram  

(Graduated at the top of the Humanities Class of 2016: School and City Topper in Boards Exam: 96.4% Scored 100% in Art, Boards Exam; Part of the Senior Debate Team (Milestone); English Scholar (Batch Topper); Member of the School Band).

CERTIFICATIONS:

  • 2021: Graphic Design Course: CalArts - Coursera 

 

  • 2020: Professional Diploma in Photoshop: Diploma from the Shaw Academy, Accredited by IAO.

EXPERIENCE (2017 to Present):

  • 2017-Present: Professional Artist 

​​"​Preeti G. "âरt¡št" is rooted in art and aesthetics. Get in touch to commission art for residential and commercial spaces, gifting, illustration projects, etc., or shop original art and prints on the website.

  • 2023-Present: Illustrator at WallPaperScissor 

  • 2022-Present: Visual Arts Facilitator at Spark Studio - Contract

  • 2022-Present: Symplico Prints - Surface Pattern Design Artist - Contract (Work is listed on the company website)

  • 2021-2022: Upwork - Freelance Artist and Illustrator

  • 2021-2022: Zero Square Energy Solutions Pvt. Ltd.: Graphic and Web Designer (Freelance)  | www.zsespl.com

  • 2022: Interacties (Start-Up): Lead Artist - Contract

EXHIBITIONS

EXHIBITIONS:

(Group)

  • 2023: "Meraki" National Exhibit at the Lalit Kala Sansthan, Sanskriti Bhawan, Civil Lines, Agra, Organised by ARFA

  • 2021: “W is for Woman” International online art exhibit,  J’ai/pur Contemporary, curated and created by Rupi Sood (Founder and creative Director of J’ai/pur Journal and a Sotheby’s Alumnus), featured 31 selected women artist from around the world

  • 2020: National Virtual Online EIA Exhibition (Emerging Indian Artists 2019-2020), Kalanirvana

  • 2019: “Art Accession” Exhibition,  Alliance Française, Lodhi Estate, New Delhi

  • 2020: Finext International Exhibition, Devlalikar Kala Vithika, M.G. Road, Indore, (M.P.)

  • 2019: National Postcard Exhibition, Lalit Kala Academy, Lucknow and Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi

  • 2019: 27-Art Point National Painting Online Exhibit

  • 2019: “Annual Art Exhibition,” Gandhi Art Gallery, New Delhi - Organized by Passerine Foundation

  • 2019: Uttar Pradesh Art Festival Exhibit, Srijanlok Art Foundation

  • 2019: National “Astitva” Exhibit, Kala Srot Art Gallery, Lucknow

  • 2017-2020: Display and Stall on Founders Day Exhibition every year for the “Preeti G. Shop”

SELECTED AWARDS, COMPETITIONS & CERTIFICATES:

  • 2020: Director's Medal and CEC Medal

Awarded the Director’s Medal for topping the Bachelor of Fine Arts (Painting) 2020 graduating class and the CEC Topper Medal at the 39th Convocation at the Dayalbagh Educational Institute (DEI).

  • 2016: National Painting Competition in association with J.J. School of Fine Art

One of the 20 winners all over India; the winning painting/poster was displayed at J.J. School of Art, Mumbai. The competition was organised by Small Hand Big Art and Associated with J.J. School of Art, Mumbai and Lalit Kala Akademi New Delhi.

 

  • 2019: 27-Art Point National Painting Online Competition

Painting was selected, displayed virtually and received a Merit Certificate.

  • 2015: Mera Agra National Award

Mera Agra National Art Competition; One of the winners Nationally, was awarded by the then CM (U.P.) at the Taj Mahal grounds. The competition was organised by UP Tourism, The Kingdom of Netherlands (Dutch Embassy), The Design Village. The eminent jury included Jeroen van Erp, Raghu Rai, Sourabh Gupta, Subodh Gupta and Willem Woudenberg.

  • 2014: National Short Story Writing Competition Winner

Winner in the National Short Story Writing Competition by Funtask Ventures. Story was selected and published as the first story of the book anthology “Bedtime Stories.”

ORGANISATIONS:

 

  • 2019-2020: Organising Committee and Student Coordinator of the Institute’s Innovation Council, D.E.I. in association with MHRD, Govt. of India.

  • 2016-2020: Member  of  the  Systems  Society  of India, Student Chapter.

PUBLICATIONS:

  • 2018-2020: Poetry and paintings have been published in the AADEI Newsletter and DEI’s Annual University Magazine (2018-2020)

  • 2019: Paritantra: Student Systems Science Conference, India (Dayalbagh Chapter) —Presented an oral  presentation and the abstract was published of my paper “Evolution of Superintelligent Superhumans through the Dayalbagh Holistic Educational Approach.” 

  • 2016: Paritantra: Student Systems Science Conference— Presented my paper “3 Level Hierarchical System for Quality and Value Education” and was published in the Paritantra Journal. 

NEWSPAPER COVERAGE:

  • 2015: Agra Times and Hindustan Times (Delhi/NCR) Coverage for Winning in the Mera Agra National Painting Competition.

  • 2016: Featured in the D.P.S. Article (interview of the Principle) in the Hindustan Times for Topping in Board Exams in the City.

  • 2019: Painting “Together, United, One” featured in the Lucknow Times covering the Astitva Exhibition.

PROJECTS: VIEW HERE.

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“Preeti G.  âरt¡št” is rooted in art and aesthetics, established in 2017.

 

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