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Yohan Medhanka

Artist in Colombo Sri Lanka

Yohan Medhanka is twenty three years old. He is a self-taught artist who at his young age has a skill and intensity that is uncommon in artists with no formal education in fine art. As a young artist Medhanka explores different mediums, from oil to acrylic to ballpoint pen. His latest series of works was strongly influenced by graffiti and street art while also featuring imagery from Sri Lankan history and contemporary culture.

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A Modernist Against Modernism

BY YOHAN MEDHANKA
@ VOL 3 ON AUG 17, 2014

Yohan Medhanka, an impressive self-taught artist shows how life provides inspiration for his art, and then suddenly, everybody becomes a teacher to his art.

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PAST VOL 3

Colombo @ Saskia Fernando Gallery
Aug 17, 2014