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Sketchnotes: Ratan Karna

Ratan Karna is a self taught visualiser and graphic designer based in Kathmandu, Nepal. There couldn’t have been a better time to peek inside his sketchbooks as he is currently practicing Tibetan letter forms and […]

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Digital Stories: GOQii

Here is the third in the series of Digital Stories, in association with Kyoorius Digital Awards. You can read the first one on Ogilvy & Mather India here and the one on BC Webwise here. […]

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The Designer: Atul Ved

Zaalim lotion, Creative Paan Beedi shop, Ramlal Halwai, Mucchad Paan wala, Parsi Dairy farm, Shyam Garments- These are just a few names from the plethora of “local” shops and brands in cities. At one of […]

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Digital Stories: BC Webwise

This is the second one in the series of Digital Stories in conjunction with Kyoorius Digital Awards. You can read the first one here.  BC Webwise (Sunsilk Gang of Girls)  The way girls were connecting […]

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The Best Designed Magazines

It is rightly said that you are what you read; and we had once asked design professionals about one book that a designer must read. This time we ask them about the magazines they regularly […]

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Ashim Ahluwalia talks about sex at CreativeMornings Mumbai

This month, Kyoorius’s very own Amishi Parekh, will be launching the Mumbai chapter of CreativeMornings – a breakfast lecture series for the creative community. The global theme for the month of April is Sex, and Mumbai will […]

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Kyoorius Knocks: Janine Shroff

Her personal body of work might raise a few eye-brows for their boldness and nudity; and these reactions became one of the reasons for such boldness in her art. Just that Janine Shroff had witnessed […]

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Digital Stories: Ogilvy & Mather India

We often hear that digital in India, while on an upswing, still has a long way to go. The term integration is just being paid lip service to. However, over the years we have seen […]

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Sketchnotes: Khyati Trehan

“I feel like my hand has a soul and memory of its own. It draws things I didn’t know were going on in my head or I knew how to draw,” says Khyati Trehan who […]

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Sunaina Sainath: Politics By Design

History is rife with stellar examples of how politics and symbols have worked together to spawn awe-inspiring movements. Mahatma Gandhi’s spectacles, Jawaharlal Nehru’s cap and jacket, Che Guevara’s face and fist, the Nazi swastika and […]

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Collections by Kulture Shop – Katalyst & St. Art

Kulture Shop recently launched its new Katalyst Collection. The collection consists of a limited edition of art prints and tees inspired by four ‘katalysts’ who champion alternative thought. These are actress Kalki Koechlin, Shaa’ir + Func/Pentagram’s Randolph Correia, designer and […]

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Kyoorius Knocks: Mira Malhotra

An Indian context is something you will not fail to notice in Mira Malhotra‘s personal body of work; and it is her conscious decision to draw inspirations from the country she lives in. Coming from […]

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You Vote. You Decide: Join the campaign

In a campaign, You Vote. You Decide, Bangalore based tsk Design has gone out of its way to persuade city dwellers to cast their votes in the 2014 general elections. India’s low voter turnout, and […]

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Sketchnotes: Nithin Rao Kumblekar

The ad executives from Mad Men, Andaaz Apna Apna’s famous character Teja, Breaking Bad’s now universally popular character Walter White and Daniel Craig and Judi Dench straight out of Skyfall. These are just some of the […]

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Khamir: Working with artisans in Kutch

Founded in 2005, Khamir is an organization that works to strengthen and promote the rich artisanal traditions of Kutch district, which was greatly affected by the 2001 earthquake. Khamir means ‘intrinsic pride’ in Kachchhi, the local […]

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Awkward People – Chapter 2

This column is the continuing tale that delves into the deep abyss of advertising festivals. What we have uncovered is a marvelous set of creatures that populate these events. Take time to consider each one, […]

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    Kyoorius: Here are the #sketchnotes of the Kathmandu based graphic designer and #illustrator @RatanKarna.

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    Kyoorius: Read about Atul Ved, a designer from Indore who designs for local brands.

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    Kyoorius: Sunsilk Gang of Girls by @bcwebwise is one of the oldest digital success stories in India. #digital #sunsilk #campaign