Heika Braha’s work has been exhibited at respected commercial galleries in Sydney and regional NSW. Her work has covered numerous commissions for public buildings and private collections. She has held teaching positions at University and TAFE in both Sydney and the Northern Rivers.
Heika Braha’s work focuses predominantly on images which translate her own life and culture. It is strongly influenced by the natural elements of coastal and rainforest landscapes, and explores interactions of humanity with the spiritual landscape.
‘Using luscious paint and layering, Braha’s sensuous fluid lines sculpt the subjects of her art. Her work celebrates an instinctive emotional beauty, represented by a sophisticated and visually articulate; finely edged use of colour and form.
2013 LILIANAS, Summer Breeze Paintings
2010 NRCG, The Ming Paintings
2010 BaAF Exquisite Smaller Works Show.
2009 CITRUS UPSTAIRS GALLERY
2008 STILL@theCENTRE, Ocean Narratives, Byron Bay
2003 JASPER GALLERY, Springtime Pleasures
1999 POGELS WOOD, Federal, NSW
1997 BARRENJOEY HOUSE Shades of Summer Palm Beach
1985 BLAXLAND GALLERIES, HEIKA BRAHA Recent Works
1984 MANLY ART GALLERY & Museum, Woven Textiles ‘Wallspaces’
1983 BEAVER GALLERIES, Canberra
1980 OLD BAKERY GALLERY, Sydney
The Picture Show Gallery, Newport, Sydney
Gallery Six, Mona Vale, Sydney
Moulton Galleries, Mosman
Manly Art Gallery & Museum, Sydney
Hogarth Galleries, Sydney
Old Bakery Gallery, Sydney
Beaver Galleries, Canberra
Holdsworth Galleries, Sydney
Australian Craftworks, The Rocks, Sydney
Blaxland Galleries, Sydney
North Coast Institute of TAFE, Lismore
NSW Institute of TAFE, Seaforth & Brookvale, Sydney
Byron Community College, Byron Bay.
ACE North Coast, Lismore
Manly Warringah Community College Inc. MWCC, Sydney
Northern Rivers College of Advanced Education, NRCAE, Lismore
Macquarie University, Sydney
Lismore Regional Gallery, Lismore
FEHVA 48 Hours of Visual Arts, Byron Bay.
Manly Art Gallery and Museum, MAG&M
Manly Arts Festival/Manly Warringah CC.
Manly Warringah Art Prize/Manly Council
Bangalow Historical Society/ NSW Ministry for the Arts
Master of Art, University of NSW, College of Fine Art (COFA).
Graduate Diploma of Design, Sydney College of the Arts, Glebe.
Advanced Certificate Textiles Strathfield TAFE, Sydney.
Diploma Interior Design, Double Bay, Sydney.
NAVA – Professional Artist Practitioner
MIDA- Interior Designer
MAGNSW- Registered Consultant