Insiya draws inspiration from both her birthplace in the desert of Rajasthan and the intensity of her hometown Mumbai. After receiving her Masters in Banking and Economy, she spent 15 years shaping the face of eCommerce. During the following years, she left her position in the dot-com world to devote herself to art.
Her artist books are held at university collections among which are RISD and Baylor University. David’s Ankles which was a collaboration with Bridget McGraw won the First Place prize at Marin MOCA’s Altered Book Exhibition.
In addition, she currently serves as a Board Member at Hand BookBinders of California and Focus on Book Arts