AWARDS & RECOGNITION

2018 – Prince Claus Mobility Fund for Culture and Development, Netherlands

2018 – Jury Commendation for Photography, The Toto Awards, India

2017 – Next Generation Award - NIKON PHOTO CONTEST

2016 – #LoveTheOcean, National Geographic Traveller, India

2015 – 2nd Prize in the INTACH Heritage Photography Award, India

2013 – Winner, Chance of a Lifetime, produced by Hyde Park Entertainment, Inc., United Nations, Image Nation, UCLA Burkle Centre & Variety Magazine, Special recognition by Variety magazine at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival. Aired on National Geographic.

2014 – Top 10 winner. INDIASERBIA Photography Contest, Embassy of India in Serbia

2012 – Winner, India Is- Video & Photography Challenge, Public Diplomacy Division (PDD), Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), Incredible India.

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2018 - Katib-e-Taqdeer | Open Spaces, Switzerland | As Artist in Residence

2017 - Finding Film | Traveling Nikon Photo Contest, Photo Exhibition

2017 - Subrata Mitra Photography Competition, FTII, Pune, India (Group Show)

2017 - Exhibition on Integrity and Wastewater management | Bonn, Germany

2017 - Katib-e-Taqdeer | Khoj International Artists Association, India | As Artist in Residence

2015 - Museum of Applied Arts | Belgrade, Serbia

2014 - Kaleidoscope | Athens Video Art Festival, Technopolis City, Athens, Greece

2014 to 2019 - Light in the Lens by The Photographic Angle, UK

2013 - Photographs part of the installation “Pipeline” at Project Cinema City, NGMA, Mumbai & New Delhi

2012 - Our Stories, The Photographic Angle, UK

2012 - 200 Faces by The Photographic Angle, UK

ARTIST IN RESIDENCE

2018 - Open Spaces Residency, Switzerland.

2017 - Khoj International Artists Association, India

SCREENINGS

2018 - DETEXT, Festival of Performative Philosophy and Art, JNU, Delhi, India

2018 - New Voices in Cinema, Goethe-Institut - Max Mueller Bhavan, Bangalore, India

2017 - Szczecin European Film Festival, Poland

2015 - Kameleon International Film Festival, Pondicherry, India

2015 - Silk Screen Film Festival, Pittsburgh, USA

2014 & 2015 - 8th & 9th Annual Toronto Urban Film Festival, Canada

2014 - 2nd Chennai International Documentary and Short Film Festival, India

2013 & 2014 - 7th & 8th Cut In Film Festival, Tata Institute Of Social Sciences, Mumbai, India

2013 - United Nations Headquarters, New York, USA

2012 - 2013 - 11th &12th Indian Film Festival Stuttgart, Germany

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

2017 - Mumbai Reader - UDRI, India

2017 - Sunday Guardian, India

2017 - Business Standard, India

2016 - Nat Geo Traveller, India

2014 - Live Mint & The Wall Street Journal, India

2014 - Packt Publishers, United Kingdom

2012 - Himal Southasian, Nepal

2012 - Le Journal de la Photographie, France

2012 - The Guardian, UK

2015 - The Caravan, India

2012 - Himal Southasian, Nepal

EDUCATION

2012 – 2018 - Film and Television Institute of India (Post Graduate Diploma in Cinematography)

2010 – 2011 - Film and Television Institute of India (One Year Post Graduate Course in Direction)

CONTACT

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