Madhvi parekh born in 1942 in Sanjaya, a village in Gujarat. She is self taught artist. She explored the possibility of depicting her childhood memories through her paintings, where images of fantasy and early days are woven into her entire work, which lend it a surreal, dreamlike quality. Her subjects have a freshness and spontaneity to them. Madhvi’s work has its inspiration in rural India, while her style is contemporary. She has been exhibiting her work since 1972, all over the world and has more close to a hundred solo and group shows to her credit.