Volume X Issue 12


Articles in This Issue


Design nuances of the Rupee symbol

Uday Kumar Dharmalingam is an assistant professor in the department of design, IIT Guwahati. He did his PhD in design from IDC, IIT Bombay, before doing his master’s in visual communication. His areas of interest include graphic design, typography, type design, architecture and design research with special focus on Tamil typography


Designing typefaces

Shiva Nallaperumal is a graphic designer, type designer and illustrator. He has been awarded by Forbes for 30 under 30. His practice has focused on identity systems, publication and exhibition design, custom typefaces and interactive design for a wide range of international clients. He graduated from DJAD, Coimbatore, and then did MFA in graphic design from the Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, USA


The rules of branding

Anusha Pinto started her career 1o years back in marketing, switched to copy writing, and now makes her living by strategising with brands. At heart, she is creative and adorns many hats. She does gardening, lettering, cooking, drawing, designing, writing, storytelling, dreaming and the list goes on


Introducing Industrial design

Narendra Ghate is the chief designer at Tata Elxsi. He is a product design graduate from IDC, IIT, Bombay. An expert in product planning, automotive styling, graphics, branding and more, he was also a part of the core team that was instrumental in making the Industrial Design Division the largest design house in India


Designing a motorcycle

Chetaan Shedjale is senior industrial designer at Harley-Davidson, who has designed Harley’s hugely successful Street 750, as also the recently-launched Street Rod 750. From Solapur in Maharashtra, Shedjale works out of the Harley-Davidson global headquarters in Milwaukee, USA. Before this, he studied design in Italy, and interned under the well known motorcycle designer, the late Massimo Tamburini


Nuances of simple design

Sunit Singh is a partner and co-founder at Design Capital, a design advisory firm through which he mentors design and product teams at Cleartrip, Ola and Table Hero. Singh is a graduate from Sir JJ School of Art, with a bachelor of fine art in painting, followed by masters in visual communication from IDC, IIT Bombay. He has worked with some of the leading design firms and product companies like Paper Plane, Burrp!, Yahoo!, Cleartrip and Ola

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