Soumya Dhulekar is an illustrator based in Philadelphia, PA. She makes comics about adulthood, her Indian-American identity, and her relationships. You can see her exhibiting her work in art fairs and comic festivals throughout the year.  

She also loves to design posters and prints and is available for commissions! Please email or DM her:

Email: soumya.dhulekar@gmail.com

Instagram: soumya.dhulekar

 

Exhibitions

2017

Chicago Alternative Comics Expo (CAKE), Center on Halsted, Chicago, IL

Brown Paper Zine and Small Press Fair, Eubie Blake Cultural Center, Baltimore, MD

Prints and Multiples Fair, Baltimore Design School, Baltimore, MD

NYC Feminist Zine Fest, Barnard College, New York NY

2016

Betty Zine Fest, Gallery Aferro, Newark, NJ

Incite, Excite, A-Space Anarchist Community Center, Philadelphia, PA

Chicago Zine Fest, Plumbers Union Hall, Chicago, IL

Prints and Multiples Fair, Baltimore Design School, Baltimore, MD

NYC Feminist Zine Fest, Barnard College, New York NY

2015

Locust Moon Comic Festival, The Rotunda, Philadelphia, PA

Ever Never Night Market, FDV Collective, Philadelphia, PA

Alright Okay, Solo Exhibition, Crane Arts Building, Philadelphia, PA

2014

Undergraduate Commencement Exhibition, Decker Gallery, MICA, Baltimore, MD

2013

Cities, Solo Exhibition, Gateway Gallery One, MICA, Baltimore, MD

2012

14 Degrees of Separation, Jules Maidoff Gallery, SACI, Florence, Italy

 

Publications

Dirty Diamonds #8: Sex, An all-girl comic anthology.

Dirty Diamonds #7: Imagination. An all-girl comic anthology. 

 

Education

2014

BFA in Art History, Concentrations in Printmaking and Curatorial Studies, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

2012

Studio Art Centers International, Florence, Italy

 

Grants/Awards

2015-2017

Pennsylvania Council on the Arts Long Term Residency Grant