contemporary artist with very colorful and vibrant works.
I am always looking at nature around me whether around home or in my travels and constantly exploring new ideas for paintings. I also like to visit art shows and galleries for inspiration.
Sharmila Roy – from architect to artist!
A chance move from Dallas, Texas to Atlanta prompted Sharmila Roy to change career paths from having been an architect to fulfilling her dream of being a full time artist. Sharmila is a contemporary artist who paints very colorful and vibrant large format works in oil.
At what age did you know you wanted to be an artist?
What is the earliest artwork you did that you can remember?
Which classical or contemporary artists have inspired you?
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When did you first sell an artwork? How did you feel?
What's your workstyle? Do you work on one piece at a time or work simultaneously on multiple pieces?
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Tell us a bit about your personal life ...
The goal of life is rapture. Art is the way we experience it. Art is the transforming experience.
— Joseph Campbell
A few pieces from Sharmila Roy’s gallery
A New Day
Burst of Spring
More about Sharmila Roy
Shows & Exhibitions
2018 “Spotlight on Art” by Trinity School, Atlanta, Georgia
2017 “Holiday Small Works Show” by Alpha Arts Guild, Avalon, Alpharetta, Georgia
2017 Mes Amis Artistes – Recent Works by Georgia Artists Exhibit
2017 Strawberry Fields Gallery Featured Artist Solo Show
2017 “Size Matters” – an Invitational Exhibition of Large Scale Abstracts, Artists Atelier Gallery and Studios, Miami Circle, Atlanta, Georgia
2017 Metro Montage Juried Show, Marietta Square Museum of Art, Marietta, Georgia