Alive and Kicking

September 14, 2016 0

"The University of Jaffna is today producing some of the best young artists on the island" Amongst the hundreds of contemporary artists that make up…

Mika Tennekoon

May 22, 2016 0

Born in Sri Lanka in 1985, Mika Tennekoon completed her HND in Visual Communication at the Academy of Design in Sri Lanka and has an…

Hanusha Somasunderam

May 19, 2016 0

Hanusha Somasunderam's work attempts to share the struggle faced by upcountry plantation workers in Sri Lanka. This struggle has existed for over a hundred years…

Firi Rahman

May 18, 2016 0

Firi Rahman’s body of work consists entirely of hyperrealist drawings. He held his first solo exhibition at Saskia Fernando Gallery in 2015 after which his…

Nadia Haji Omar

May 17, 2016 0

Nadia Haji Omar (b. 1985) made her first mark on the local art scene in 2010 with an exhibition at The Warehouse Project titled 'you…

Muvindu Binoy

May 16, 2016 0

Muvindu Binoy is an independent filmmaker and artist living and working in Sri Lanka. His debut solo exhibition titled ‘The Holy Merchandise’ took place at…

After establishing Saskia Fernando Gallery (SFG) in 2009, we began working with many of the foremost names from the local contemporary scene. Many of these…

Annette Fernando

May 14, 2016 0

Annette Fernando is an artist working in the drawing medium. Her visual style is rooted in the realm of comic books, romantic pulp novels and…

Geshany Balder

May 13, 2016 0

Geshany Balder, a Sri Lankan-born artist with family roots in Germany, uses art as a means of self-discovery. Her subject matter is based heavily on…

Doodle Dumps

May 12, 2016 0

Admidst a mass volume of Sri lankan creativity we are refreshed to have discovered the Doodle Dumps Joel Manoraj Paul, Shaarvmathie Shekar, Aishath Zeeshan Hassan…

Kavan Balasuriya

May 10, 2016 0

Kavan Balasuriya’s presentations are a dynamic, visual interpretation of the discovery of an essentially occurring order in the midst of chaos. The artist transforms the…

RV8Y STVDIO GVLL3RY

May 9, 2016 0

With a growing art scene in Colombo, this young gallery simply wants to keep it real. Rv8y Stvdio Gvll3ry is an initiative through Ruby Studio…

Rajini Perera

May 8, 2016 0

Rajni Perera’s work narrates an East-West dialogue of ideas concerning immigrant identity issues, female sexuality, science fiction and fantasy. Sri Lankan-born Perera migrated to Canada…

Chathurika Jayani

May 6, 2016 0

Born in 1984 in Colombo, Chathurika Jayani is an emerging contemporary artist from Sri Lanka. Jayani's work is prominent due to her attention to intricate…

Abdul Halik Azeez

May 4, 2016 0

Abdul Halik Azeez began his career as a strategy consultant, newspaper and citizen journalist after which he worked as an independent researcher focusing on hate…

Paradise Road Galleries has supported the local contemporary art scene for over a decade, presenting exhibitions of local and South Asian contemporary artists. While the…

Kanesh Thabendran

May 2, 2016 0

Kanesh Thabendran holds a Bachelor of Art and Design from the University of Jaffna in Sri Lanka. Thabendran has exhibited in group exhibitions organized by…