Rakhi Peswani obtained her Master’s degree in Ceramic Sculpture (2003) and Bachelor’s
degree in Painting (2000) from Faculty of Fine Arts, M.S.University, Baroda, Gujarat.
She has held solo exhibitions in Mumbai (2006, 2007, 2013), Delhi ( 2009, 2015), and Hong
Kong (2011), and has participated in various group and museum exhibitions in India and
abroad. She is currently living in Bangalore and divides her time between her work and
teaching. She has worked as guest faculty at Sarojini Naidu School of Arts and Communication,
University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad (2004 – 2012), full time faculty at Srishti Institue of Art,
Design and Technology, Bangalore (2012-14), and as visiting Associate Professor at School
of Culture and Creative Expression at Ambedkar University, Delhi (2016-2017). Currently
she is a visiting faculty at Srishti Institute of Art, Design and Technology. Her works are in
the collection of Marino Golinelli Collection, Bologna, Italy, Kiran Nadar Museum of Art,
Delhi, India and other private collections.
Her works are expanded drawings, inspired by her ongoing interest in the relationship
between human body and its capacity to express by acquiring different kinds of references,
skills and language.
She lives and works in Bangalore, India.