Epshita Chatterjee is a self taught artist and illustrator with a desire to represent Indian flora and fauna, landscapes and culture on an artist’s canvas for the purpose of immortalization of our living heritage from a naturalist’s point of view. A molecular biologist by training she has briefly forayed into Art inspired by her interest in natural history and conservation.
The series of artworks on Indian birds showcased here is part of her endeavour to pay tribute to the colourful gems of nature. This process essentially unites her love for bird photography with her passion for creating artworks inspired by the avian world. In addition Artworks are presently focused on the flora and fauna of the Himalayas and biodiverse Western Ghats.
Epshita works with various mediums including acrylic colours on canvas, watercolor on paper, sketches in graphite pencil, ink , charcoal, tinted charcoal and colour pencils on art paper. Artworks can be commissioned with the artist to cater to the individual requirements of the buyer / art enthusiast.