Aarti Mantri is a freelance artist in acrylic and mixed media paintings based in New Jersey. Art has always been a part of her since childhood; she was inspired and encouraged by her mother who is an artist in India.
She is an Interior Designer and worked for over 5 years in the field, specializing in stained glass and landscaping. Nonetheless, her passion for fine arts forced her to pursue a career as a painter. Aarti conducts classes and workshops for children and adults, and is a certified Grumbacher Art instructor. Her paintings were recently on view at libraries, and have been included in exhibitions at Community Centers and achieved “Honorable Mentioned Award” in April 2017 for one of her paintings.