Photography and the Street. Srishti School of Art, Design and Technology. Bangalore. India.
Challenged preconceived notions around street photography using critical theory on cities such as the work of David Harvey, Jane Jacobs, Solomon Benjamin. Facilitated informed practice through addressing gender, disability, caste and access to the city. Students produced work such as street dogs and occupation of streets; alternative landmarks as directions in India; street signs and language; the street as seen through gated/elite spaces etc. They exhibited their work at the end of the workshop at Srishti.
Gender Performativities in Photographic Practice. Srishti School of Art, Design and Technology. Bangalore. India.
Designed workshop on gender using Judith Butler’s work on performativity. Addressed issues around body, violence, performance, access through photography. Analysed popular culture and norms through the lens of gender, class, caste, race and sexuality.
Started and maintained an online archive of references and student work on http://genderphotoblore.tumblr.com/
Appropriation Art and the Image Workshop and Exhibition. Design Polygon. Pearl Academy. Jaipur. India.
Designed and facilitated workshop on using found images as a way of critique. Challenged preconceived notions around class, caste and gender through making students work on projects/issues they had trouble with. Students produced work such as photography for the sight impaired; dirt; gender and access to public spaces.
2013 Analogue Film Practicals. SCM Sophia. Mumbai. India.
2012 Analogue Film Practicals. SCM Sophia. Mumbai. India.
2003 Theatre Facilitator. NIE – Times. Bangalore. India
1998-2004 Freelance Theatre Facilitator and Practitioner. Bangalore. India.