Shuchi Khanna, a renowned, professionally qualified artist, is an educator too.

Shuchi, a Delhi University Graduate and a qualified Commercial Artist, underwent advance training in Creative Arts. Additionally, she holds a Bachelor of Education degree 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.

Indian Council for Cultural Relations sponsored Shuchi and her works, held her solo showsin New Delhi, Berlin and London. Some of those 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 ICCR and is a part of an Exhibition travelling around the world.

Shuchi performed a Jugalbandi with famous flautist Shri Pandit Hari Prasad Chaurasia in front of an August gathering by painting live while he played his flute and was felicitated with ‘Sanatan Kalakriti Puraskar’ by Sanatan Sangeet Sanskriti for her contribution in the field of art.

Shuchi made 21 live paintings of the destitute, abandoned women. She interacted with them in Sudinalay, the destitute women’s home. These paintings are printed in a coffee table book “IMLI” and were also displayed by the UN office.

Shuchi was invited by the International Congress for Women for a program wherein she participated as a peace ambassador in an International Leadership Seminar on ‘Peace, Development & Transformational Leadership for Building Nations of Peace’ held in Bangkok, Thailand. She is also a recipient of the ‘Life Time Achievement Award’ and a Plaque of Honor by the International Congress for Women.

She also participated in workshops under Carnegie Weill Fellowship program, New York.

Shuchi was invited to present a talk on importance of Art Education and was awarded by All Ladies League, Women Economic Forum-‘Iconic Leader in Art, Design & Entrepreneurship’.

She has been interviewed by BBC London and featured in many other electronic media. Constant and encouraging reviews have found place in the columns of National and International Dailies too.

Shuchi went to Pulwama, Kashmir as a charity venture with the NGO Zabarwan Foundation and conducted art workshop for students there under Sensitization program. She has conducted several workshops, participated in camps, held several Solo Exhibitions and participated in various Group Shows world over.

Prominent Private Art Collectors, Senior Officials, Art Lovers, the Rich and 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.

Awards :

• Woman of the Year, presented by Time India News, 2017
• All Ladies League, Women Economic Forum- Iconic Leader in Art, Design & Entrepreneurship 2016
• 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
• Former 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

• Minister of Culture, Tourism and Civil aviation.

Exhibitions

Auctions :

  • 2015, Art and deal Auction House

Art Fairs :

  • 2016 Mumbai Art Fair
  • 2015 India Art Festival, New Delhi
  • 2015 Jaipur Art Festival
  • 2015 Mumbai Art Fair
  • 2014 Dubai art fair

Solo Show :

• 2014, ’Symphony of Life’ DBS Bank, Treasure’s Gallery, Capitol Point Building, Baba Kharak Singh Marg, CP
• 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.

Contact :

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

   
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