Emoji – The Universal Language Of Love

Emojis were first developed by Shigetaka Kurita for cell phones in 1999, these 12 x 12 pixel humble masterpieces of design planted the seeds for the explosive growth of a new visual language. Nineteen years later, Emoji has burst into a new form of global digital communication. Emoji reassert the human in the deeply impersonal, […]

World Chocolate Day Edible Art Installation

Title –  Code Chocolate (2018) Edible Art Installation  Size: 25 H x 25 W in Medium : Chocolate Squares    Material : Cadbury’s Dairy Milk Chocolate Style : Pop Art My interest in chocolate lies in the memories associated with it. A gift from an uncle, a special treat from mom, a prize for a school […]

Invitation To ‘Lend Your Ear’

To paraphrase Yogi Berra, ‘you can hear a lot just by listening’. I’ve been commissioned by VR Bengaluru to conceptualise an art installation on the occasion of International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking which falls on 26th June 2018.  My art installation is titled ‘Lend Your Ear’. The idea is to emphasise the […]

The Making Of ‘Messages From My Dad’

I watched Es Devlin, Stage Designer some time ago talk in one of the episodes of ‘Abstract – The Art Of Design’ – a Netflix docu series.  Devlin said, “In the end everything is only going to exist in peoples memories.”  This thought has stayed with me ever since and it has been my constant […]