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:

African Journeys. Dallas Museum of Contemporary Art, 2004

Photography by Lekha Singh. Patagonia Company, 2005

Nomadic Camera. The National Arts Club, 2006

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

African Journeys. Imagination Celebration, 2006

The Other Side of War. International Center of Tolerance, 2007

India. ABC New York, NY, 2007

Heroes of Imagination. Imagination Celebration, 2009

Created Equal. Social and Public Art Resource Center, 2012

Weeds Series. MALDEF LA Art Walk, 2014

Nomadic Camera. Building Bridges, 2014

Weeds Series. Eric Buterbaugh, 2015

Above Earth, Beneath Sky. GE Galería, 2016

Photography by Lekha Singh. SCOPE, 2017

The Line Pop-Up Show. The Line, 2018

From Weeds to Still Life. Dallas Indian Arts Collective, 2018

Group Exhibitions:

Group Show. Dillion Gallery, 2011

Ancient to Contemporary. Fort Mason Arts Pavilion, 2017

Photography by Lekha Singh. Bridgehampton Museam, 2017

FEMME, The Power of the Female Form. JL Phillips Gallery, 2019

Permanent Collections and Museums:

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art

The International Center of Photography

Rubin Museum

University of California



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.