During a recently organized Art competition by New York Art competition called “INSPIRATION FROM ISOLATION” Renuka Sondhi from Model Town, Yamunanagar got a place amongst the top 6 Artists of the World and the only lady artist from India. First she competed and won the Daily contest, then the Bi-weekly contest and then she came in the top 6 of the Competition and was awarded a one year display at Agora Art gallery at Chelsea, 530 W, 25th Street, New York,10001. During the year, thousands of Art lovers and Art collectors will be able to see her paintings, sculptors and Prints artworks.
Readers can also see her art works at http://www.art-mine.com/artistpage/renuka_sondhi_gulati.aspx and enjoy the same.
Giving this information during a video Press conference, Renuka said that she is the sole Indian woman amongst the 6 selected artists and it is a rare thing that the art of an Indian was recognized at such a level in a Theme – Nature Claims Its Space. She said that she will always remain grateful for the people of Yamunanagar for giving me Space and support always. She said she had lived her life near forests and understands the value of Nature and the Living Ark series is all about Nature reclaiming its space.
After losing her husband to an accident with Haryana Roadways bus in 2003 she did not lose heart and started doing Art professionally and has worked day and night to make her daughter a doctor doing MD Medicine and serving Corona victims at SN Medical College Agra awhile her handicapped son has got a job in Marketing in Dubai. She herself works in Delhi these days and devotes most of her time to Art.
The 16 Artworks selected for display for one year in Agora Gallery, New York are The Living Ark ( 4 works), The Graceful Stripes (two works), Save me Save the World, In My Dreams, The Power Play, Intimacy, Search for Eternity and Illusions at Rest. Agora Gallery has appointed Ms. Roanna Cada as Portfolio Manager for Renuka and Mrs. Sabrina A Gilbertson as Director Marketing and Public Relations to help her out.