By Hand From The Heart: One Show, Many Stories!

By Hand From The Heart is a curated makers market event in Chennai, South India. UPCOMING EVENT: 24th – 25th, AUGUST, CROWNE PLAZA, CHENNAI

Diwali Exhibition in Chennai : Participant Feature – Artist Beena John

Beena John is an artist whose works cover a wide range of genres, from traditional and classical themes to abstract art. Her paintings are executed in a wide range of medium from acrylic and pencil, to oil and watercolor.

The themes of her paintings include original compositions of abstract concepts, reproductions of old masters’ works as well as portraits and scenes from the everyday lives of common people.

Beena started painting from her school days as a hobby, and has honed her skills through courses at the Madras School of Fine Arts, Egmore. She has also trained under the Late Mr. Gopakumar, a student of Ravi Varma school of painting and has conducted several exhibitions at venues like the Lalit Kala academy and Victoria Technical Institute. In the year 2002, she was awarded the prize for the Best Exhibit at the All Tamil Nadu exhibition held by VTI in Chennai, in connection with the Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Celebrations.

Beena’s paintings are inspired by emotion, life and culture, and reflect the passion, commitment and dedication with which she executes her work.


Meet Artist Beena John at the Diwali exhibition in Chennai – By Hand From The Heart: Diwali Edition 2012.  She will be displaying her oil, watercolor, pencil and acrylic paintings.

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