Tanya Mehta is a new media artist who has exhibited both nationally and internationally. She’s completed three successful solo shows at Gallery 545 and Gallery Sumukha (Bengaluru), and the Lalit Kala Akademi (Chennai). She recently opened her Mumbai solo in July 2018 at Rukshaan Art (Mumbai). Her works have featured in several exhibitions, including Palette Art Gallery (Delhi) during the India Art Fair, Target Art Gallery (Alexandria, Washington DC), Shoreditch Town Hall (London), The Goldsmiths NAB Space (London) and Gallery Sumukha (Bangalore).
Born in Bombay in 1988, Tanya Mehta completed her MA in Goldsmiths (London) in Photography (The Image and Electronic Arts). She works with new mixed media, photographing everyday objects and turning them into alternate realities through collage and digital painting. Her production sees her working closely with fine art printmaking and experimenting with various modern technologies – such as lenticular prints and animated light boxes – to add movement, depth and an all-round dynamism.