Born in Lucknow, India and graduated in Design from Bangalore University, Aatmica had a keen interest in experimenting with colours from early childhood. She started expressing her interest in art by making greeting cards from the age of eight.
A self-taught artist who expresses her thoughts using natural forms, textures, geometric shapes, patterns and a wide array of colours!
She received her first appreciation at High School level, followed by Certificate Of Appreciation
for Painting by Monomanini- Creative Art Organisation, State Government of Odisha.
She loves to participate in National and International painting competitions. Her passion has won her 9 awards so far!
For instance: Bangalore City Merit Award 2018- Prafulla Dahanukar Art Foundation, Mumbai
Special Merit Award for Outstanding Art 2018: Abstract Category- Light Space Time Gallery, USA
Her work regularly features in Art Collections and Exhibitions as Editor's Pick/Curator's Choice/Featured Artist/Artist of the month, and is appreciated by various acclaimed artists. The recent appreciations came from Bangalore based renowned Artist Mr. Milind Nayak for her painting-'The Maha Kumbh' and by Madam Sara Arakkal (Famous Artist- Sir Yusuf Arakkal's wife) for her painting-'India-A Miracle of Unity'
She has participated in over 25 exhibitions, both Bricks and Mortar and Online. These include exhibitions with Gallery Sara Arakkal, Affordable Art Fair - Singapore, Mahua Art Gallery, Karnataka Chitrakala Parishath and Artfinder (very selective international online gallery).
Her work regularly features in newspapers like 'The Times Of India' and 'The Hindu'. Also, in 'Women In Art 278 magazine, USA'.
She has clientele from India, France, Germany, Italy, Australia, Switzerland and USA.
She lives and works in Bengaluru, India