Sheena Bharathan is a Singapore based artist. A childhood fascination to paint grew to a chosen career in art.
She completed her education with a Master’s in philosophy and spent her early years as an educator & child psychologist. She began her art career in 2012 and initially trained under the guidance of distinguished artists in Singapore. She has been formally trained at the respected Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts, Singapore in Western painting.
She has exhibited in various local & international art shows including Art Stage & Affordable Art fair in Singapore, Art exhibitions in India, Malaysia, Dubai, Vietnam, Myanmar, Ukraine among others. Her works have been displayed at museums in S. Korea, Vietnam & India and are part of private collections. She has been selected to display her works at the prestigious Florence Biennale in 2023.
With her art, she creates her own language. The intriguing layers and textures in her paintings create a sense of mystery. The subjects are often minimalistic and capture themes from life around her. It conveys visual cues of an existence that is quiet, rhythmic and spiritual. These often create a sense of nostalgia and bring forth memories of the little things that one often overlooks in modern times.