UMIKA MEDIRATTA ( b.1990 )
Born in Raipur, Chhattisgarh and schooled in Mayo College Girls’ School, Ajmer, Umika has Bachelor of Fine Art(B.F.A) in Painting from Kala Bhavana, Santiniketan, West Bengal, India.
She spent 6weeks in Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh and three months from May to July 2013 in Thimphu, Bhutan where she studied and mastered the Buddhist art form “Thangka Painting”
She is currently focusing on redefining the traditional Thangka painting with the modern contemporary art bringing traditional art to modern times.
Umika lives and works in Kolkatta