Minakshi was born in 1968. She lives in Ganjad, in Maharastra and is from the Varli tribe. She started her education at the age of fifteen. She is not married. She usually paints on the walls of Varli houses at the time of marriage. She has exhibited her work in Udaipur, Dehli, Bhopal, Masuri, Sikandrabad, Bombay, Poona, Trivandrum and invariably travels with the work. She paints with a grass blade and rice paste and poster colour on paper and cloth. Traditionally the Varlis paint on the wall.
India Songs, AGNSW, 1993, pg. 42.
rice paste and poster colour on paper
58.3 x 90.8 cm sheet
Signature & date
Signed l.r. corner, Devanagari script, white poster paint, "Minakshi Vasukhe Vayeda". Not dated.
Not on display
Shown in 2 exhibitions
Referenced in 1 publication
Victoria Lynn, India Songs: multiple streams in contemporary Indian art, Sydney, 1993, 42, 43 (colour illus.), 54. no. 44