Silky’s artwork “A Reminiscence” is the title given to her sculptures of varied sizes of Cows, which have a delightful expression, and the serene ivory white colour holds a significance of calmness and peacefulness, being the nature of the cow. These cows are made with an eco-friendly medium – Paper Mache, using waste paper in order to The finishing in industrial putty and satin enamel paint coating resonates with the modern built environments. Overcoming the contrast, the cows manage to inspire with their tranquil calm and composure.
Silky Arora attained her Bachelor in Design (2008) from NIFT, Bangalore along with a CME (2012) from IICD, Jaipur. Raised in New Delhi Silky’s creative instincts lead her to educational and professional choices in design and craft endeavours. Silky has experience in designing commercial interiors and art installations including public art installations at Delhi Airport. She then spent some time in skill exploration and creation of handmade utility products. Currently, she is involved in research and development for a self-initiated art project. The project involves NCR based traditional craft practices and relates to contemporary environmental and social form of art. A nature lover, Silky finds interest in eco-friendly initiatives and believes in up cycling waste.