Neena Buxani is an Indian-American artist who was raised on the border of Mexico in Brownsville, Texas. She currently resides in Austin, Texas with her husband and two boys. Neena's educational and professional background is diverse. She has a B.S. in Advertising and Speech Communications, M.S. in Social Work from the University of Texas at Austin as well as a Gemological Certification from GIA. She has worked as a Substance Abuse Counselor, Jewelry Buyer, Loan Officer, Jewelry Store Owner and General Manager for a Hotel. Her multi-faceted background has helped to shape her vision as a self-taught artist.
I work with different mediums to create uplifting floral pieces and abstract expressionistic paintings inspired by nature and gemstones. My use of inviting textures, various line depths, and strong color helps me to funnel positive energy onto the viewer.