Yuvika Garg is a trained contemporary artist based in Dubai. Since childhood, her interest and talent in Art made her stand out in various Art Competitions. She studied Psychology and Economics and worked in the banking sector. Simultaneously she pursued art courses and is trained by professionals. Relocating to Dubai she found the opportunity to explore her interest in art. She successfully attended an internship at Art Dubai 2011 and hasn’t looked back since then.
She primarily works with Acrylics and watercolors using brushes on canvas and paper and a palette knife that has come to represent her skillful artistry. The role of an individual in modern day life, their journey and a state of trance inspires her. She enjoys portraying her subjects in abstract style. She believes that a painting is about capturing the essence of moments in unique artistic style. Her work is vibrant and she finds inspiration for her work from her travels. Yuvika has participated in various exhibitions both locally and internationally. She exhibits regularly at World Art Dubai, Fabriano in Italy and IWS and is also associated with some social cause events like “Empowering girls through education”, “Home Without Borders” and “Less in more”.
The artist shares her skills and knowledge with her students and they have won various contests. She relishes working with children and has participated in an initiative called “Joining hands”.
Her work Simply City was chosen as the highest voted artwork by Ahlan Art Gallery based in London in 2017.
Yuvika was Honored to be invited as an Art Expert for Young Women’s Leadership Summit held at Gems Our Own English High School, Dubai 2017.
She was a finalist at Global Art Awards 2018.
Exhibited at prestigious Noon Art Awards, Sharjah 2018.
Exhibited for the Clyde and co. Mena Art Awards 2019.
Exhibited at DIFC Art nights 2019.
Her paintings are perfect for homes and office spaces and the artist has successfully done commissioned works for both. Her paintings are with many collectors across the globe.
Artist Statement :
My Favourite Quote is
Where the spirit does not work with the hand, there is no art. -Leonardo Da Vinci
Every blank sheet takes me into a new world which I explore through my brush strokes. Finally, every work has an art story to tell.