Roshanak Khalilian studied for her BA in art & Literature, Art and its
Histories with Open university of UK and still continues learning
History and History of Art with university of Oxford.
Differnet cultures and people and their interpretations of happiness and
life in general has been Roshi's main inspiration to pursue art as means of
She believes, Colours can tell tales. ...
Abstraction is her language to employ colours and shapes with different
mediums and techniques to transfer the captivated fragments of human
nature and its positive attitudes.
She consumes passion and her life story, to portray the ecstasy and magnificence of our world and the life in it.
Her style portrays the universality of human nature and their simplistic and immediate characteristics, while combining eastern and western art forms and colors. This, to illustrate the collective human nature.
Her works evoke contrasting and even conflicting feelings and experiences: hope and death, wealth and poverty, joy and sadness, the light and the dark aspects of hope in life. They reflect the ambiguity and fullness of human nature and power of hope.
With challenging techniques, while experimenting abstraction, she has been exploring the significance of gold and its long journey throughout life and history. She has attempted to create a luminous atmosphere, to represent hope as the strongest element.
Embracing Gold originates from her deep love for history.
A taste for Ancient.
A desire to learn about the history of our predecessors has always enlighten her mind and driven her passion for history forward. One Ever-Lasting element since has been discovered, without evading its significance. By Nature, it takes millions of years for gold to reach the surface of the earth for natural exploration. And this is history for Roshi...
The long history of gold infuses some of her collections, a reference to celebrate the hope mankind
anticipated in the course of its history.
For Her gold is not only the shiny metal that enriches all it covers and certainly not only the proof of sophistication, wealth and power. Its tale and significance has enchanted others and her for many years and is now encapsulated in the essence of most of her collection.