Present/ Upcoming exhibitions/ art shows in Austin, TX:

2019      Women and their Work, Red Dot Art Spree, Juried group art show
2019      Austin City Hall, CM Paige Ellis's collection
2019      Art for the People, "Where are we going," Juried group art show
2019      Everything that Matters, Asian American Resource Center, Juried group art show
2019      Various exhibitions with Creative Arts Society at local Austin venues: The Hive, Central National Bank, Topaz Salon, Orange Co-working, Urban Hair, Cypress Grill, Path Salon

Past exhibitions/ art shows:

2019      Art for the People, “Art of Celebration,” Juried group art show
2019      Roundrock Arts reImagine, Juried group art show
2019      West Austin Studio Tour  Tour# 74
2019      Bass Concert Hall, Juried group art show

2018      People’s Gallery at Austin City Hall, Juried group art show
2018      Roundrock Arts Big show, Juried group art show
2018      West Austin Studio Tour
2018      Art for the People, “Art of Celebration,” Juried group art show
2018      North Hills Gallery, Austin, TX, Juried group art show
2018      East Austin Studio Tour
2017      Austin School of Film, group art show
2017      Link & Pin art gallery, Grand Petit show, Austin, TX, Juried show

2011      Herberger Theater Center “The Dance of Life” Exhibit, Phoenix, AZ
2010      ASU Gammage, Juried art exhibition, a two artist show. Phoenix, AZ
2010      Herberger Theater Center, “The Sacred & The Living” Exhibit, Phoenix, AZ
2010      Gilbert Global Festival, Juried group art show. Gilbert, AZ
2009      SunDust Gallery’s “Real Art” Juried show. Phoenix, AZ
2009      ASU Mercado’s Galleria “Creations” art exhibit. Phoenix, AZ
2008      Mesa Arts Center, Phoenix, AZ

      Curator + Education Experience

      2019-      Curator to CM Paige Ellis, District 8, Austin City Hall
      2018       Seeing Special Things, guest artist teacher at The Contemporary Austin
      2018-19  Sun City Visual Arts, guest artist teacher
      2018-      Founder, Camp Cyan
      2015-18  Co-Founder, Creative Corner Arts
      2016       STEM speaker, GEN We are Girls conference
      2016       STEM Role Model speaker, 4H Capital
      2014       STEM Role Model speaker, GirlStart       
      2010       Warli guest artist, ASU Prep Academy
      2008-      Teaching group and private students at my studio

        Publications/ Awards/ Press:

        2019       Voyage Dallas Magazine: Hidden Gems - Meena Matai
        2019       Featured Artist, Almost Real Things, "Vivid" Issue 14 
        2019       Featured Artist, Miller IDS
        2019       Featured Artist, The Abundant Artist
        2018       Voyage Houston Magazine: Inspiring Story - Meet Meena Matai
        2018       Saffron Trail Warli, mention in Austin American-Statesman
        2018       EAST Artist Highlight: Meena Matai
        2018       Miracle Foundation Donor appreciation
        2015       Warli Art on KXAN live TV
        2008       Buddha, winner of people's choice award at One Oh One Gallery, AZ
        2008       Saffron Trail Warli, published in FlyLite inflight magazine.
        2008       Buddha, published in Kauai Schmap guide

        Board/ Memberships:

        2018-      Board Member, Chula League
        2019-      Board Member, Creative Arts Society
        2019-      Artist Member, Women and their Work