Dr Ramya Mohan has had a
creative inclination from a very young age. This was honed by formal art
training courses at the prestigious Chitra Kala Parishat, Bengaluru.
Ramya's art has pioneered a
'Management made simple' project, using cartoons to convey important management
concepts for a leading Quality Management firm. Her contribution to art whilst
being a doctor has been highlighted in the medical fraternity (eg., in Doctors’
Reps, a magazine for doctors).
Ramya draws on her Eastern
roots and her working life in the West, combining elements of tradition and
spirituality with modernism and functionality. Everyday life , situations and
people inspire her paintings.
AWARDS & COMMENDATIONS
Ramya received her first
state-level award for painting from S Roerich, the acclaimed Russian artist, at
the age of five and went on to receive state and national level awards &
multiple merits in India during her school and college years for art.
A Marble Art Mural Ramya
created for NCC Karnataka-Goa was placed first nationally at the Republic Day
celebrations, New Delhi, 1993 and won the Prime Minister's medal.
Her traditional Indian art
collection has received a special commendation at the Liverpool Centre of Arts
for young artists.
SOLO ART EXHIBITIONS
Ramya has held many solo
exhibitions of her artwork across India and the UK. Her exhibitions at the MP
Birla Millenium Art Gallery in West London (July 2015 and December 2014) were
very well received.
Ramya was invited by the Mental
Wealth Festival for a projective digital display of her Artwork titled 'Fluid
Streams' in the prestigious Mental Wealth Festival 2016, London, the largest
festival celebrating mental health.
Ramya was hosted by the Cultural wing of the Indian High
Commission, Ministry of External affairs, UK to exhibit her original artwork
collection at their historic flagship venue in Mayfair, London in May 2016
(16-20 May) and May 2017 (8-12 May) during mental health awareness week.