About:
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:

Above Earth, Beneath Sky                    GE Galeria Project Room, Monterrey MX.      2016

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:

Los Angeles County Museum of Art : LACMA

International Center of Photography, New York

Rubin Museum of Art, New York

Smithsonian, Washington D.C.

 

Films:

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

 

Books:
Pop-Up Pianos.
The Making of an Activist.
Call to Love, In the Rose Garden with Rumi.
Bhutan.

 

Other Books:
National Geographic‘s The Other Side of War: Woman’s Stories of Survival and Hope. 

With Susan Meiselas and Sylvia Plachy.