Lekha Singh has traveled the globe for over 25 years, creating art that expresses the commonality of human experience by finding startling and impossible beauty in poor, little known places of destitution and desolation. She works in several mediums including film and photography.  

Solo Exhibitions:

Weeds Series            Eric Buterbaugh Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 2015                 

Nomadic Camera        ADC Gallery, Los Angeles, CA         2014

Created Equal            SPARC, Venice, CA             2012

Heroes of Imagination        Imagination Celebration, Fort Worth, TX     2009

African Journeys            Imagination Celebration, Fort Worth, TX     2006

The Other Half: Women in Focus    Women’s Museum of Dallas         2006

Nomadic Camera        The National Arts Club, New York, NY     2006

Photography of Lekha Singh    Patagonia Co. Ventura, CA         2005

African Journeys                        Dallas Museum of Contemporary Art      2004

Museum Collections:

Rubin Museum of Art, New York

Smithsonian, Washington D.C. 


Producer, Co-director “Beyond Right and Wrong, Stories of Justice and 

Forgiveness.”  Shown around the world and won many awards amongst which are Best Avant Garde Film by American Psychological Association, Best Documentary Film at Fingal Film Festival and Runner-up for Best Documentary at LA Jewish Film Festival. 2012

Executive Producer,  “The Square”, was Oscar nominated and also won several Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Directing, Cinematography and Picture 

Editing. Received the Directors Guild of America. 2013

Executive Producer, “Food Chains”, which won many awards including the James Beard Award for Specials and the most recent award being the Brit Doc Impact Award. 2014


Pop-Up Pianos.

The Making of an Activist.

Call to Love, In the Rose Garden with Rumi.


Other Books:

National Geographic‘s The Other Side of War: Woman’s Stories of Survival and Hope.  With Susan Meiselas and Sylvia Plachy.