About the Artist

Devi Seetharam is an Indian artist, based in Melbourne; but is currently in Bangalore, India.

She completed her BFA – Painting from LASALLE College of the Arts, Singapore 2011. Before moving to Australia in 2016; Devi grew up living in China, Cambodia, South Africa, India, Switzerland, Thailand, Taiwan, Singapore, Mauritius and UAE.

Primarily a painter, she currently works with acrylic on canvas, using reductive techniques to create grain, texture and form. Thematically Devi explores her responses as a minority in the spaces she occupies.

Devi has recently been shortlisted for the Incinerator and Darebin art prize (Melbourne), is currently participating in Lokame Tharavadu (Alappuzha) curated by Bose Krishnamachari and her most notable exhibition was as part of a three person show at Galerie Mirchandani + Steinruecke in 2020.

Devi currently works out of her studio at Parslow Street Studios.