Sweta Shah was born in Mumbai, India in 1977 and moved to the US in 2001. She graduated with a Degree in Applied Sciences in 1998 from the prestigious Fashion Institute of Technology in New York with a major in Design. With almost 20 years of work experience in the Fashion industry and a personal Label retailing locally and on television in the 2000’s, she currently partners with American Couture Houses providing design and manufacturing support. She currently lives in D.C. whilst she works in NY.
Growing up she had a keen interest in painting and was recognized for excellence in Art through her academic life. In the last few years she pursues Abstract and Narrative Art. In her work she tells powerful , ardent stories in an attempt to understand the rhetoric of life… Her versatile aesthetic for designing/painting for one’s outside/inside worlds makes her work distinctly compelling.