13-year-old artist Ansh Batra started painting three years ago and since then he has done four solo shows and sold over 200 paintings to date. Ansh was diagnosed with Autism/ADHD at the age of three. His vocabulary and language skills are limited impaired due to his autism but his artwork is not. Extremely hyperactive by nature, Ansh found calmness thought art and a form of expression. Ansh’s art teacher, Rahul Thakur, introduced him to abstract art which led to Ansh to explore colors, water, and patterns in his paintings.
Since then, Ansh has attended over 35 art exhibitions and participated at various galleries such as the Indian Habitat Center, Artizen Art Gallery, Gandhi Art Gallery, and Absolute Art. Additionally, Ansh won the 30 days challenge competition in the junior level run by international artist Minisha Bhardwaj. He also won second place among 100 children all over India at the National Level Child Art Competition.
Ansh’s journey has been published at the Hindustan Times, Dainik Jagran, Indian Express, and several online platforms. His paintings have traveled internationally to new homes in the USA, Canada, Dubai, Rumania, and many more.
To learn more about Ansh and his work follow his Facebook page: Ansh’s Dream World, and his Instagram page: @anshdreamworld