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Save the Date! March 9 - Siona's "Beyond Borders" Tour Debuts at ACA Galleries in NYC

Save the Date!  March 9 - Siona's "Beyond Borders" Tour Debuts at ACA Galleries in NYC

On Thursday, March 9, 2017, the extraordinary artwork of Siona Benjamin will begin its Beyond Borders tour at the acclaimed ACA Galleries in the Chelsea district of New York City.  The opening reception will take place from 6-8 pm, and her solo exhibit will extend through April 22.  Come see Siona's original paintings, giclees and many "Sionaware" wearable products inspired by her art.  An experience not to miss...


Siona's Art Explained - The Story Behind the Blue

Siona's Art Explained - The Story Behind the Blue

Siona grew up in a small Jewish community in predominantly Hindu and Muslim India, and now lives in the US.  Her paintings are inspired by the imageries of her past from multicultural India, and of her present from an increasingly diverse America.

Throughout her art Siona uses a consistent shade of blue. To Siona, the blue represents being different, and personally, a jewish woman of color. In Siona’s words “blue could be the color of the sky and the ocean that stretches all over the world, so I could belong ‘Everywhere and Nowhere’ at the same...