Sherri Silverman, Ph.D., is the Founder and CEO of Transcendence Design, a leading Vastu/sacred space/conscious design consultant, artist, meditation teacher, and writer. She has worked with Vastu clients in the USA and internationally since 1999. As one of the most experienced Vastu consultants and author of an acclaimed Vastu book, she is one of the world's leading Vastu experts. In addition to aligning homes and businesses with the laws of nature, she brings comfort, functionality, elegance, individuality, natural materials, beauty, and heart to your conscious design project.
Sherri's 2007 design book Vastu: Transcendental Home Design in Harmony with Nature has been recommended by the Chopra Center newsletter and Clodagh. Her Vastu book continues to be praised by an impressive list of magazines, newsletters, and other media. Sherri offers a comprehensive Certified Vastu Consultant Training Program and also teaches Vastu for the Sevanti Institute.
Sherri has been meditating and doing spiritual practices since 1972. She has taught meditation, yoga, and spiritual development courses for decades; she studied directly with Maharishi Mahesh Yogi and Sri Sri Ravi Shankar. She was an adjunct professor at Naropa University and various colleges, teaching art history, literature, writing, humanities, and interdisciplinary studies.
She is a popular speaker at venues ranging from radio shows to the Denver Art Museum to Santa Fe Design Week. She is frequently interviewed for media around the world. Sherri is adept at making Vedic knowledge clear and accessible, whether it is Vastu, Jyotish, sacred texts, or Padmini Vidya. Numerous honors include listings in Who's Who in the West, Who's Who of American Women, and 2000 Outstanding Artists & Designers of the 20th Century.
Sherri's artwork is in the New Mexico State Capitol Art Collection, featured in the book 100 Artists of the Southwest, and in public, corporate, and private collections nationwide. Purchase her art prints in our Shop. See more of her art at https://sherrisilverman.com
Making art, meditating, and teaching spiritual practices have enhanced Sherri's sensitivity to energy, beauty, and placement. Her innate talents, Vastu and Vedic knowledge, and intuitive abilities help her create inner and outer serenity and beauty in home, garden, and business spaces and in the lives of her clients. She also has expertise in organizing systems, art curation, and conscious organic lifestyle.
Transcendence Design's mission is to inspire and support beauty, sacred space, spiritually based life, and organic lifestyle through its courses, conscious shop, and design services. Its offerings are truly beneficial for people and the planet and are based on Sherri's intention to shift consciousness, nourish, enlighten, and bring more beauty into the world.
Our logo and favicon image are a crown chakra emblem from one of Sherri's pastel paintings based on an eighteenth century Nepalese manuscript.
Sherri lives in Marin County in the San Francisco Bay Area. She consults on Vastu and interior design projects worldwide.