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Teaching Faculty Abhishek Hazra Abhishek Hazra is a visual artist whose close yet idiosyncratic study of the historiography of science has led him to explore various practices of knowledge production and dispersion.
Hazra uses text, video, online interventions, performance and prints that often draw from speculative scenarios.
He has also been the recipient of multiple awards including the prestigious Sanskriti Award for Visual Art. Abhiyan Humane On leave Abhiyan Humane is an artist and scholar interested in perception, manifestation, and interpretation of information.
He experiments with light, photosensitivity, and motion. His work explores emergent technologies and platforms that are increasingly relevant in a world where our interactions and experiences are mediated.
How political movements foster, develop, and evolve has always fascinated him. He is interested in the production and consumption of art during social, cultural, and political movements.
Abhiyan also curated an art gallery in Minneapolis. His academic background includes engineering, political communication, new media, and information science. After graduating in Architecture from College of Engineering Trivandrum, she worked as an architect in Cochin.
Always interested in films, she went to NID to learn filmmaking. She has worked as an Assistant Director in Chennai and Mumbai on tv commercials and feature length films. Ahsam was also part of various short films and collaborative film projects. She Architectural thesis on textile industry worked with AOL as video editor, production coordinator and filmmaker.
Currently, Ahsam is working on her own film, a documentary in progress.
At Srishti, Ahsam teaches elementary film courses to undergraduates, which would include Camera, Video production, Scene construction, Fiction and Non-fiction film.
Aileen Blaney Aileen Blaney is an educator, writer and researcher with an M.
Her research is currently focused on how the internet, digitization of culture and their increasing automation are impacting photo-based art practices and photography in the everyday.
Akanksha Akanksha Chhajer is an artist-architect. After graduating from R. V College of Architecture, she worked as an architect in Bangalore. Her quest for acquiring new technical skills and developing her creative practices led her to do her MA in Multi-Disciplinary Printmaking. As an architect, she is keenly interested in built structures, their spatial narratives and tactility, in physical form and thought.
She converts these observations into simple forms, shapes, colours and textures to develop prints. She works extensively combining various printmaking techniques of etchings, lithography and screen printing. Her work strives to evoke the sensory memories that complete the experience of a space beyond the visual.
The energy of her work lies in its process and in-depth exploration and development of ideas. She has been the recipient of many awards including the Rebecca Smith Memorial Award for printmaking in At Srishti, Akanksha teaches Visual Communication program to undergraduates.
Spatial narratives, built form, three-dimensional visualisations, print, craft, artist books, paper-making. Amitabh Kumar Amitabh Kumar is a media practitioner. Trained as a painter from the Faculty of Fine Arts, MSU Baroda, Amitabh has worked with the Sarai Media Lab, Delhi, where he researched and made comics, programmed events, designed print media and co-curated an experimental art space.
He is a founding member of the Pao Collective, an Indian comics ensemble, and is concerned with creating ecosystems for emerging comic book artists in India.
Amitabh has had 2 solo exhibitions of his work and participated in group shows and art fairs.
It is this engagement with contemporary art that made him aware of the lacuna between art and culture, and he began to address this gap by working in public spaces.
He has been painting murals across the country for a few years now. Amitabh also facilitates processes around print and publication design and is currently working on his first music album. At Srishti, Amitabh extends the idea of culture generation by trying to blur the line between art and design.
Inhe started the Art in Transit project with Arzu Mistry, which works extensively across pubic spaces in Bengaluru, focussing on the emerging Bengaluru Metro Rail Network.
Anand James Dev Anand James Dev is a designer and design educator, with a broad range of interests including design entrepreneurship, visual communication, innovation, product design and films.
His current area of practice is in the business model innovation space, helping organizations identify design process and strategic thinking as drivers for growth.
James has a Masters degree from IIT Bombay in design and more than fifteen years of proven knowledge in the fields of television, films, animation, illustration, interaction design, product design, design and management academics.Enabling cross-industry discussions on the challenges being faced by engineers working in automotive, aerospace and other core industries.
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