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Shelly Jyoti is a New Delhi based visual artist, Fashion-designer, a poet and an independent curator whose research centers on designs  of 20th century textiles, costumes and historical iconographic elements within the cultural context of Indian history.  Her textile art series ‘Indigo Narratives ‘(2009-12)and ‘Beyond Mithila‘(2008-12)have shown internationally and have been reviewed by leading national newspapers and Art magazines. Her essays and art publications are included in Sahitya Akademi of Indian English literature and Art magazines. She has lectured and held workshop series on 6 &7th Century Indian art-forms in academic institutions and International universities