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Vinita Karim


Vinita Karim was born in 1962 in Burma. The artist has lived and worked in Asia, the Middle East and Europe. Educated in Sweden and the Philippines, her landscapes draw on her travel and experience, yet consistently link back to her roots in India. Vinita’s gilt-leafed canvases are set around lands lived and imagined, in histories and geographies of her choosing, places rich with meaning and life despite the physical absence of human figures, narratives built around life-lines of waters, in cities with significant sea histories. Vinita weaves her story-songs amongst the waves that wash the banks of waterways, canals, riversides and seafronts. She has taken full advantage of her constantly changing surroundings and applied it to her passion in art. She works in different mediums such as paintings, sculptures, and installations. With several solo shows to her credit, Vinita has exhibited her work in Asia, Europe, Africa, the U.S.A and the Middle-East.


The Golden Egg
Acrylic, gold and copper on metal 13" x 7"
Azure Blue
Acrylic gold and copper on canvas 28" x 44"
Ganges Blue
Acrylic, gold and copper on belgian linen 48" x 60"
River Rhapsody
Acrylic, embroidery gold & copper on linen 48" x 72"
Vermillion Skies
Acrylic, gold and copper on belgian linen 48" x 72"
Luminous Dream
Oil, embroidery, gold and copper on canvas 54" x 35"
Passion Skies
Acrylic, gold and copper leaf, embroidery on canvas 24" x 24"
Acrylic, embroidery, gold and copper leaf on canvas 52" x 48"
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