Smrita Jain is an NYC based award-winning designer at The Aquario Group and artist at Surmrit Gallery of Art and Design, with studios located in Brooklyn and Manhattan. Smrita's art has been showcased in New York, London, and India.
She is known for her documentary photography: Smrita captured the intricate artisial work that goes into producing India's famous Durga festival in her first book Creating Durga. She is currently working on her second book, an autobiography called Fat Free Samosa due for release in late 2016. In addition to being a published writer, Smrita is a design mentor for students in New York City.
Smrita’s first solo exhibition was displayed at Pratt Manhattan Gallery in 2011 followed by her first group exhibition at Javits Center. Later, her work joined that of many well known artists at Queens Museum in January 2014. Smrita became the first Indian to open Newport, Jersey City’s first private art gallery on May 29, 2014.