Yamini Nayar is a visual artist living and working in Brooklyn. Her work been shown in New York, Detroit and Delhi, including the Queens Museum of Art, Onishi Gallery, Bose Pacia Modern, Rush Arts and the Studio Museum. Yamini holds a BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design and an MFA from the School of Visual Arts in New York.
Yamini is interested in photographs and objects as ways to both remember and forget. Her recent works, color photographs of assemblages and constructed dioramas, explore ideas of fractured context, absence and trace within the image.