Yamini is an Electronics and Communication Engineer, rather than continuing her engineering profession she chose to follow her passion for art. She has been associated with the Abu Dhabi cultural foundation as well as Dubai International Art Centre. She is a member of the International Watercolor Society UAE (IWS UAE). She works in Oil, Acrylics, Watercolor and Pastels and her style is mostly "expressive realism". She was awarded the third prize in the national watercolor competition held by IWS in 2016. She has exhibited her works in watercolor festivals held in Hungary, Indonesia and Italy. Her work was chosen for a travelling watercolor exhibition covering four countries: India, Brazil, UAE and Italy. She has participated in World art Dubai 2018 Currently one of her work is in Vietnam part of Vietnam watercolor festival and another work is in Fabriano, Italy. An upcoming Indian artist based in Dubai - Yamini Maria has definitely created a name for herself in the Dubai art scene. Her flair for bringing inanimate objects to life with her ingenious strokes cannot go unnoticed. Hailing from the beautiful town of Kanyakumari, the southernmost tip of India, the oceans seem to be her muse and nature in general inspires her. Yamini is an electronics and communication engineer. She decided to follow her dreams and learned Oil painting at the Abu Dhabi cultural exhibition where her work was selected for exhibition.