Seema Mehra BFA, PGD (Textile Design), PGD (FashionDesign)
204-1826 Barclay Street, VancouveR, B.C. V6G 1K8
Post Secondary Education
Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design, 2010-2005
BFA. Major Painting/Critical+Cultural studies.
Sir J.J. School of Art. Mumbai Maharashtra/ India. 1983
Specialization in Textile Design.
Major: Printing, Weaving and Dyeing(Industrial and Traditional and methods).
Franc Gallery, Vancouver, Canada. 2017
BMB Gallery, Mumbai,India. 2010
'Silent Dialogue': Imposed Id’s, Gallery Biche de Bare, New York, NY/USA. 2005
‘New works’: Atelier gallery, Vancouver, Canada. 2004
Media and Bibliography
Art Gallery of Calgary, Canada. 2011
Masterpiece Contemporary Art Auction Fundraising catalogue.
Videodisk:(15min) Life of an immigrant artist in Canada. 2006
Produced: Wings over Canada: Channel 4/Shaw, Vancouver, Canada.
Elite Magazine, Vancouver, Canada. 2000
Mehfil Magazine, Vancouver, Canada. 1995
Project: Language Banners 2014-2008
Event: Car Free Festival
Location: Denman Street, Vancouver, Canada.
Created concept that by default of its intentions needed the participation of
local residents. Using language, the banners explore the diversity in culture
that is a lived experience in Canada.
Event: Pigment Project 2010
Location: COABARC;The College of Animation Engineering and Research
Center. Amravati, Maharashtra, India.
This project was successfully realized with students and faculty, using
traditional and state-of-the-art technologies that resulted in 2D and 3D
animated narratives that stemmed from the intimate personal, but also have
a contextual relationship with a diverse participating audience.
Project: Finding Home
Location: WOSK Centre, Vancouver,Canada. 2007
Event: 'Finding Home'.
Contributing artist: Collaborative project with ECUAD and SFU students.
Finding Home is a strengths-based community development process that fosters
a sense of belonging and generates innovative citizen-led projects.
R&D/Product Development: Specialty Luxury Market
Seemaa Silk Wraps Pvt Ltd. Vancouver,Canada .
Yuri Eto Couture Pvt Lbl. Vancouver, Canada.
Benzer.Vancouver B.C. Vancouver, Canada.
R&D/Product Development : Sportswear.
Chantini Fashion Inc. Vancouver,Canada.
R&D/Product Development: Luxury and Sportswear
Pioko Fashions Vancouver, Canada.
Romil Exports. Mumbai, India.
Neela exports. Mumbai, India.
Merchandising Retail: Women/Men, Designer and Luxury.
Burlingtons Taj, Mumbai, India.
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