2 MARCH – 2 APRIL 2023 In celebration of International Women’s Day 2023, Saskia Fernando Gallery is delighted to present “With My Back to the World”. The group exhibition will examine the dialogues that emerge through materials, form, and techniques in the works of 12 contemporary female artists based in or from Sri Lanka, and […]
Article by – www. groundviews.org – Link Twelve women artists are celebrating International Women’s Day this year with a group exhibition entitled With My Back to the World at the Saskia Fernando Gallery curated by Mariyam Begum and Ashini Nanayakkara featuring the work of Fabienne Francotte, Hansika Herath, Chathurika Jayani, Shaanea Mendis, Ashini Nanayakkara, […]
Article By Shannon Salgadoe The Embassy of France along with the network of Alliance Française in Sri Lanka and the Maldives launched their annual French Spring Festival on Monday, June 6. The multi-disciplinary festival fosters artistic links between France, Sri Lanka and the Maldives. In this its milestone tenth anniversary, the festival stays true to […]
You are cordially invited to the Grand Opening and Private View of Ten South Asian Artists from The Noble Sage Art Collection. 20th – 25th July 2021 (11am – 7pm Daily) Private View: Tuesday 20th July, 6 – 8pm Featuring work by: Tasaduq Sohail S. Dhanapal Prafulla Mohanti Anoma Rekha Rao Frances Ferdinands Mahavir Verma […]
Photos courtesy of Anoma Wijewardene (To view the paintings and titles please click on the images) Today is the Global Day of Climate Action Themes of sustainability and environmental degradation have pervaded my work since 2004, long before climate change or the extinction rebellion became global political issues. Existential anxieties have always driven my art making […]
One of Sri Lanka’s most widely-acclaimed artists has a message for young people in the Commonwealth: “move together” in the fight against climate change. In the lead up to global climate talks in Spain next week, 68-year-old Anoma Wijewardene has showcased a series of nine paintings at the Camden Image Gallery in London, depicting the […]
– Sri Lankan artist sounds climate alarm in new paintings – The Commonwealth – A delight to the eye and a challenge to the conscience – Sunday Times (Sri Lanka) .
– Anoma Wijewardene Discusses The Reality Behind Following A Path Of Her Own – Mirrorarts.lk .
Click on links below to see original articles – ‘Anoma’ the monograph launched in Colombo – Daily FT Anoma: A review – Daily FT ANOMA – A Symbiosis of Art and Words – Lifeonline The bold and the intangible; an artist unveiled – The Sunday Times A visual treat and the story of an artist […]
– A voice for unity, diversity and healing | The Sunday Times Sri Lanka . – Anoma Wijewardene first Sri Lankan solo artist to show during ‘Olympics’ of art: Venice Biennale | FT Online – Life Online – Anoma’s Art on Coexistence at the Palazzo Bembo during the Venice Biennale – Exhibiting at Venice Art […]