MA, Fine Art, 2003-04, Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, London, on a Chevening Scholarship from the British Government.
BA, Fine Art, Distinction, Stella Maris College, University of Madras, India, 1985.
Her art practices centre around painting and drawing; conceptually they are rooted in ideas of narrative, at ways of looking and the privileging of sight. She explores ideas of the daily narrative of our lives in this world through fragmentary, familiar and unfamiliar perspectives. Nayar lives and works in Chennai, India.