BhartiPrajapati studied Textile Design at the Sophia Polytechnic, Mumbai, andalso at the National Institute of Design (NID), Ahmedabad.
The people of Kutch,with their ethnic style and strong cultural roots have had a deepimpact on Prajapati. The people and their vibrant lifestyle; thecontrasts of the dry arid landscape with the vivid hues of the textilesinspired Prajapati to explore a wider canvas for her expressions. Herdesire to translate her experience drew her towards painting
Hercanvases revel in bright colors and stark expanses of space. The sparselandscape and the open skies find a perfect balance in the compositionsof Pajapatis canvases. The daily of the people is exalted, celebratingtheir precarious relationship with nature. The artists training as atextile designer helps her enhance the detailing of her canvasessimultaneously composing the larger picture. A contrast of detail andflat expanses creates a harmonious blend.
Prajapati has had several exhibitions of her work in India and abroad. She lives and works in Ahmedabad.