Dr.Harpal Sodhi is a US citizen. She has the potential of harboring a number of creative activities. Her quest for attaining knowledge made her multi-dimensional. She is an artist,a photographer, a teacher, an author, a Sitar player and a ‘Reiki-Master’. All these aspects complement each other, and enhance her knowledge and ability to give birth to her creativity in various fields.
Dr. Harpal Sodhi is a post graduate in M.A. English and M.A – Drawing & Painting. She is a Ph.D in Fine Art (Drawing & Painting). Some of her achievements are:
Awards and Special Mention:
First Prize Painting Exhibition, 1974 – M.H. College, Jabalpur
Bhathe Khande Sitar competition First Prize 1975 and 1976 Jabalpur
Second Prize – Art Competition- Ladies Club – 1982, Nasik
Gujarat State Award, Music Art Competition First Prize – 1986
Group Exhibitions: more than 30
Solo Exhibitions: Jabalpur, New Delhi, Ahmadabad & New Jersey Edison, USA.
Paintings in Private Collection: USA, Canada and India.
Creative activity in the paintings of Pablo Picasso and Maqbool Fida Husain: An Analytical Study.
‘Art Appreciation’ from National Museum Institute, New Delhi
Master Minds: Creativity in Picasso’s & Husain’s Paintings (Book).
Spiritual versus of Sheikh Farid, 2005 (Book)
Articles / Research Paper
Dr. Harpal Sodhi is a humanitarian often volunteers in non-profit organizations to serve humanity. Presently she is engaged in writing and publishing.
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