Shuchi, a Delhi University Graduate and a qualified Commercial Artist, underwent further training in Creative Arts and qualified for the degree of Bachelor of Education too.

She was invited to exhibit her paintings at the Rashtrapati Bhavan (House of the President of India) in January 2006 with other eminent artists. The President of India, who inaugurated the exhibition, along with The Prime Minister of India and other dignitaries present, highly acclaimed her works. One of the works, selected then, adorns the walls of Rashtrapati Bhavan and another painting 'Leadership' is a collection of The Prime Minister of India's Office, New Delhi.

ICCR sponsored Shuchi and her works, held solo show in New Delhi and also sponsored two solo shows in Berlin and London. Some of these works are now a part of the permanent collection of the Nehru Centre, London and The Indian Embassy, Berlin. Her painting titled 'Women through the Ages' has been selected and showcased in a book by the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) and is a part of an Exhibition travelling around the world.

Shuchi was felicitated with SANATAN KALAKRITI PURASKAR 2008 by Sanatan Sangeet Sanskriti for her contribution in the field of art. She performed a Jugalbandi by painting live while Shri Pandit Hari Prasad Chaurasia played his flute in front of an August gathering.

Shuchi also bagged the GURU SHISHYA PARAMPARA AWARD 2008 for her painting titled- ‘Conception’ awarded by Bhiku Ram Jain Society. Shuchi has received LIFE TIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD 2009 and a Plaque of Honour by International Congress For Women. In a prestigious event she painted live in 2009. She also did workshops under Carnegie Wiell Fellowship programme 2009 , New York ,under the banner of government of New York. The latest feather in her cap is the  SADHNA INTERNATIONAL WOMEN EMPOWERMENT AWARD  2012 by Sushil Muni Ashram and Health Care Foundation.

In 2010,  Shuchi  made 21 paintings of the destitute, abandoned women live as she interacted with them in Sudinalay, the destitute women home. These paintings are printed in a coffee table book “IMLI” and were also displayed by the UN in IHC. In 2013, DBS Bank, branch of a Singapore Bank invited Shuchi to display paintings which was very well received.

Besides being featured in many other electronic media of excellence, she has also been interviewed by BBC, London. Constant & encouraging reviews have found place in the columns of National and International Dailies too.

She has conducted several workshops, participated in camps with many prominent artists, held several Solo Exhibitions and participated in various Group Shows. Prominent Private Art Collectors, Senior Officials, Art Lovers, the Rich & Famous have her works in their private and official collection.

Presently Shuchi heads the Department of Fine Arts at the prestigious Sanskriti School in New Delhi. The artist lives and works in New Delhi, India. Her works can be viewed at www.shuchikhanna.com.

           
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Painting adorning the walls of Indian Embassy Berlin
Painting adorning the walls of Prime Minister's Office
Painting adorning the walls of
Nehru Centre London
The artists' painting at the
Rashtrapati Bhawan
Painting commissioned by Cherie Blair, Queen’s Council UK

Awards :

• Sadhna International Women Empowerment Award 2012 by Sushil Muni Ashram and Health Care Foundation
• Lifetime Achievement Award 2009 and Plaque of Honour by International Congress for Women
• Sanatan Kalakriti Puraskar 2008 by Sanatan Sangeet Sanskriti
• Guru Shishya Parampara Award 2008 by Bhiku Ram Jain Society

Collections

• The President House, New Delhi, India
IFCI, New Delhi
• The Prime Minister's Office, New Delhi, India
• Sanskriti School, New Delhi
• The Indian Embassy, Berlin, Germany
• Ex-Prime Minister of India
• The Nehru Center, London, United Kingdom
• The Chief Minister, New Delhi
• External Ministry, India
• Cherie Blair
• Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR)
• Indian Ambassador to Bhutan
• Secretary Culture Office, India
• Cabinet secretary, India
• International Congress for Women
• President Osian’s
• Alliance Française de Delhi
• Cultural Attaché, French Embassy, New Delhi
• Institute for Integrated Learning in Management (IILM), New Delhi
• Black Swan Orient Publishing House
• Indian Cancer Society
• Padma Shashadri School, Bangalore.
The Global Education and Leadership Foundation
• Chief Advisor Osian’s
• Chinmaya Mission
 

Exhibitions

Solo Show :

• 2013, ’Symphony of Life’ DBS Bank, Treasure’s Gallery ,Capitol Point Building, Baba Kharak Singh Marg, CP.
• 2010, Paintings of Protest, India Habitat Centre, Convention foyer Gallery, Sponsored by UN
• 2009, THIS THAT & THEN - Alliance Française de Delhi, Sponsor
ICCR & IFCI
• 2009, Event - Painted live to the fashion show by leading designers. Organised by Surajkund Mela Authority.
• 2009, Event - Painted live to the dance of Shovana Narayan on the occasion of International Womens day, Ashoka Hotel, New Delhi.
• 2008, Alliance Francaise Gallerie, Romian Rolland, New Delhi - Sponsored by ICCR & Alliance Francaise de Delhi.
• 2008, The Nehru Centre, London - Sponsored by ICCR.
• 2008, Tagore Centre, Berlin - Sponsored by ICCR.
• 2008, Shanta Art Gallery, New Delhi.
• 2007, Studio Vasant Gallery, New Delhi.
• 2006, Shanta Art Gallery, New Delhi.
• 2005, ABN Amro Bank, Hauz Khas, New Delhi.
• 2005, ABN Amro Bank, Greater Kailash-I, New Delhi.

Group Shows :

Two Artist Shows :

  • 2012, VIBGYOR-COLOURS OF LIFE, IHC, Open Palm Court Gallery
  • 2010 EGYPT *INDIA, Nehru Centre, Mumbai
  • 2009, ARTOUCH, Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi

• 2013, Shakti Roopa, Empowerment, Dlf Mall Saket
• 2013, Confluence, Art Eterne Gallery, Lalit Kala Acadamy
• 2012, Holy Cow, Square One Mall Saket
• 2012, Stree, Triveni Kala Sangam, New Delhi
• 2012, Women's Era, Ambiance Mall, Vasant Kunj
• 2011, PBC Art Gallery, New Delhi
• 2011, Art Positive, Imaging Sai, New Delhi
• 2011, Art For Concern, New Delhi
• 2011, Aniha Art Gallery and Exhibit 32O, Marriot, New Delhi
• 2010, Poetry in Frames, Alliance Française de Delhi,Lodhi Road, New Delhi
• 2010. Sudinalay, Ashoka Hotel, New Delhi
• 2010, Sponsored by Kotak Mahindra Bank, Saket, New Delhi.
• 2009, Sponsored by Kotak Mahindra Bank, Chandigarh
• 2009, International Women’s Day, Gallery Art Mall, New Delhi
• 2009, Story Untold - Art Junction at The Hotel Lalit
• 2008, Art Essence, Cork Street, London
• 2008, Art Mall, International Women's Day, New Delhi
• 2008, Auvesar, Visual Art Gallery, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi.
• 2008, Romancing with Umbrellas, Gallery Romain Rolland, Afd, curated by Naresh Kapuria
• 2008, Gautier Showroom, Ebony, Noida
• 2008, Indian Cancer Society, Gallery Art & Soul, New Delhi
• 2008, Kotak Mahindra Bank, Safdarjung, New Delhi
• 2008, Tiranga(Indo & British Artist Group Show), Gallery Art Mall, New Delhi
• 2008, Vasant Vihar Club, Sponsored by Kotak Mahindra Bank, New Delhi
• 2007, Sawera, Hotel Inter Continental, New Delhi
• 2007, Gallery Alternatives, Gurgaon
• 2007, Gallerie Romain Rolland, Curater Alliance Française de Delhi
• 2007, French & Indian artists, Alliance Française de Delhi
• 2007, Aniha Art Gallery, Chinmaya Mission, New Delhi
• 2007, 4 Artists Show on Landscapes, Shanta Art Gallery, New Delhi
• 2007, The Green Picture-World Environment Day, Uppal Orchids, New Delhi
• 2007, Monsoon Show at Triveni Kala Sangam, Krishna Art Gallery, New Delhi
• 2006, Exhibition at the Rashtrapati Bhavan, New Delhi
• 2006, Monsoon Show, Gallery Art Junction, New Delhi
• 2006, Exhibition, sponsored by Kalpataru Society, Hotel Ashoka, New Delhi
• 2006, Exhibition sponsored by the Friend of Tribal Society, Siri Fort, New Delhi
• 2006, Aniha Art Gallery, Indian Habitat Centre, New Delhi
• 2006, Shanta Art Gallery, New Delhi
• 2006, Mixed Hues, The German House, New Delhi
• 2005, Exhibition on Women by Women curated by ICCR
• 2005, Exhibition for Fund Raising, Kashmir Earthquake Victims, Hotel Shanghri La, New Delhi

Contact :

Mobile: +91 – 9818040434, 26253716
Email: artist.shuchi@hotmail.com
Website: www.shuchikhanna.com

   
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