About the Artist
Megha Kapoor is the Vice president of Watercolor society of India (WSI). She is also the Vice President of International Watercolour Society India(IWS-INDIA) and the editor of International Watercolor society Magazine.
She graduated in 2006 in Applied arts from Jamia Millia Islamia, Fine arts Faculty, New Delhi. In 2007, she started working as an Art Instructor at Anitoons, the school of Art and Animation and now is the Head of the B.F.A Department at Anitoons. In addition to conducting classes at Anitoons, she conducts lectures and workshops in Watercolors, travelling around the world at the invitations of institutions supporting fine arts.
Internationally known for her Floral paintings, she has participated in more than 100 Art exhibitions in India and abroad and has been invited at various prestigious Art festivals. Her work has been covered by various prestigious magazines such as Art of Watercolour, Artonomics, IWS magazine and many more.
About her Art Style
I think I can very well relate myself to the impressionists. There way of seeing and interpreting as if the scene is made out of impressions or droplets of paint is what connects me to them. I paint in all mediums but Watercolors are my favourite. The most fascinating thing about painting in watercolours is their spontaneity and the Transparency of the Medium.
It gives me immense pleasure to paint flowers as they I feel are symbols of beauty and perfection created by God. They inspire me to be happy in every circumstances and they, I know will be smiling forever through my works. I love to experiment though and maybe in future you would see me painting different subjects too.
2019 Got the purchase Award of 800 Euros in 2nd International Triennial Watercolor and spirit Varna, Bulgaria
2017 Got 3rd Place in the category of Best Still Life in Vizart International Watercolor Biennale Tirana, Albania
2016 Won the top 20 Award in the International Cultural Workshop, IWS Nepal Festival
2016 International Young Artist Award in the IWS IRAN online contest
2016 Second Place at the Mini CASTRA Contest
2014 She won the First place in the Non Realist Floral Category at the American Art Awards.
Favourite Art Quote
One can speak poetry just by arranging colors well.
- Vincent Van Gogh
Mantra for Successful Art Career
Study, Meditate, Experiment and Practice Interminably
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