As a self- taught artist, Shobha Iyer has made her mark in the Dubai’s –art scape since the early 2000s. Being a culturally diverse place, Dubai provided excellent opportunities to express herself in various Art venues and platforms.
She began her journey, doing oil on canvas learnt and mastered this art form to go on to learn other different forms of canvas and non-canvas art. As a passionate and driven artist, Shobha has earned various accolades and honors for her work in the field. Some of which include:
Extensive coverage in media
Khaleej Times newspaper, UAE, Oct 2009
MediaOne TV, UAE, Sep 2013
Bangalore Mirror & City Plus newspapers, Bangalore, India - April 2015
India Community Centre, Milpitas, California, USA – June 2018
The Divine Pallet- Thalam Art Gallery, Bangalore, India -April 2015
Number of Group Exhibitions and Shows in various platforms in UAE
Currently, Shobha, is breaking ground, in the art scene, working on Kerela Murals, Mandala art and fabric art. Moreover, as an artist, she has now taken on the challenge to delve into representative art which involves recreating photographed images.
With her passion and love for color and her natural ability to create masterpieces, Shobha has surely established her place as renowned artist within the industry.