Shilo Shiv Suleman

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About me

Gender Female
Location Bangalore
Introduction Shilo Shiv Suleman is an Indian illustrator, animator and visual artist based in the city of Bangalore. Her primary area of interest is visual storytelling through multiple mediums. She illustrated her first book for children at the age of 16 and has illustrated and published 8 others since. She has also been actively involved in setting up community art projects. Earlier this year, at only 22 years of age, she was chosen by TED and Levi's as an ambassador of the 'Shape of Things to Come' - one of three Indian women to be felicitated with this honour at the TED Global Conference 2011, Edinburgh. In 2010 she was selected for an INK fellowship for her work as a young innovator in her field and now continues her work with the community as their Featured Artist of the Year. She was also one of the youngest speakers at the WIRED UK and DLD conference in London and Munich.
Interests art, photography, travel, soundwaves, moving pictures, love, orange peels, ferris wheels, fish, butterflies, moons, eternal sunshine, words, poetry, pixies, maps, exploring, black holes, the ocean, seashells
Favorite Movies Pulp Fiction! requiem for a dream, apocalypse now, kill bill, american beauty, waking life, CLOCKWORK ORANGE! Spirited Away, The Shining, Eternal Sunshine of a spotless mind, amelie and a million billion kazillion more
Favorite Music Radiohead, Portishead, Massive Attack, Lamb Morcheeba Bob Dylan, Leonard Cohen, John Lee Hooker, Fiona Apple, Jimi Hendrix, the Beatles, the rolling stones, zepellin, Muse, susheela raman, The Doors., Nick Drake, Neil Young, Lemon Jelly, Moloko, Sigur Ros, BJORK, Chemical Brothers, and all that yada yada biscuit.

That can't really be a fish you're standing on, can it?

Its a wish Im standing on