Visit the Colombo home of an internationally praised Sri Lankan artist, and journey through the space in which she lives, works and exhibits her poignant work.
Enter through an inconspicuous doorway in Cinnamon Gardens into a secret garden and pavilion gallery set within a home which seamlessly blends antique and contemporary style. The space which has been in the family since 1872; with a library, which is a mosaic of precious publications, for inspiration and contemplation, is a joy to explore with your host. Her multimedia trilingual exhibitions on sustainability, climate change, diversity and peace building are themes she continues to push boundaries on, and her works are in collections across the globe.
Your host began her career at Central Saint Martin’s College, University of the Arts, London, whose alumni include several distinguished designers. Working as a designer and lecturer, in London her designs sold in fashion capitals across the world, and were featured on the cover of British Vogue. Her shows have included solos in London, New Delhi, Maldives, Kuala Lumpur and Sydney.