Contemporary Indian Art in California

Textile collage comprising banarsi and raw silk.


Laasya Art, a leading gallery for contemporary and modern Indian art for sale in Palo Alto, California, at, is proud to announce a new website design. The new website reflects a profound upgrade in the visual content, descriptive information, and ease by which interested persons can browse Indian art online and reach out to Laasya Art for a gallery visit by appointment only (in Palo Alto) or to discuss art purchases or assistance finding the best in Indian art.


"We believe that being a leading art gallery requires a robust Internet presence," explained Sonia Nayyar Patwardhan, founder of Laasya Art. "Our new website makes it easy to browse selections from leading Indian artists and to reach out to us for one-on-one assistance finding the best in contemporary Indian art for sale in the United States."


The best way to see the new website, of course, is to visit it online at There one can easily browse up or down the hierarchy. For example, the site has a robust list of contemporary Indian artists and for each artist page, one can drill down to that particular artist and then browse his or her art online. For example, persons interested in art by Jagannath Paul can visit There, one can view sample paintings and also read about the artist. The page explains, "A leading contemporary Indian artist, Jagannath Paul is fascinated by faces. The mysterious, wistful faces of both men and women dominate his abstract figurative works, often bowing towards each other or overlapping. In his distinctive technique of combining dark charcoal outlines with selective pops of acrylic color, his original mixed media paintings blend reality and theory."


Another example is to visit the page on 'Art Advisory' at This page explains how Sonia can help interested persons orient themselves towards contemporary Indian art and discover the kind of art that speaks to them. The page also has quotations from previous clients, indicating the strong reviews of Laasya Art online. Finally, in the new design, one can click up to the "about" and "contact" links to learn more about the gallery.

Transformation - Charcoal and acrylic on canvas.


Here is background on this release. We are experiencing a renaissance of contemporary Indian art, obviously in India itself but also in the United States as avid collectors are grasping at best-in-class examples of Indian art. Many South Asian expatriates now enjoy the kind of wealth necessary to become collectors of art, still others just want good-looking art in their homes that speaks to them, and still others want to work with an art expert to discover what will work best for their tastes and needs. The newly designed website, based on the WordPress platform, also explains the philosophy of Laasya Art. It explains that the gallery is a leading Indian art gallery established in 2013 in Palo Alto, California to promote contemporary and traditional Indian art. Its mission is to connect both seasoned collectors and first-time buyers to Indian artists, developing greater appreciation and support for original Indian art not only within the San Francisco Bay Area but also in other cities like Los Angeles, San Diego, Austin, Boston and Washington DC.In an effort to make Indian art more widely accessible, Laasya Art provide expert guidance to our collectors throughout the buying process. Clients may visit our gallery by appointment to learn more about contemporary and modern Indian art. They can view original paintings and prints by distinguished artists such as S.H. Raza, Thota Vaikuntam, Seema Kohli, Ramesh Gorjala, Sujata Achrekar, Jagannath Paul and Nishant Dange among others. Through its wide range of services offered at Laasya Art, interested persons may also buy Indian art online, source paintings from India or commission art by their favorite artists. The Gallery is completely committed to providing our clients with an informative, low-pressure and enjoyable experience.

Vishnu and Lakshmi – Mixed media on canvas. 


Laasya Art gallery is known for contemporary Indian and tribal art. The gallery works with a wide range of recognized Indian artists to offer paintings, prints and other works for sale. Paintings shown on the website are available to browse and buy online as well as to view in person at the gallery’s Palo Alto location. Art collectors come to Laasya Art not only from nearby cities like Saratoga, Los Altos Hills, Menlo Park and Hillsborough within the San Francisco Bay Area but also from New York City, Seattle, Dallas, Houston and Chicago. If a collector is visiting Silicon Valley, the Gallery encourages persons of interest to stop by for an appointment- only tour to view one of the best and most highly curated collection of Indian art for sale in the United States. 

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