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Cannes Lions 2017: Four good ones

The Cannes Lions, International Festival of Creativity starts tomorrow, the 16th of June 2017. While the agency folks are getting ready for long …

Thirst-day Exhibit 15: The Smile of Saraswati

<i>While the film Life of Christ was rolling past before my eyes I was mentally visualizing the gods, Shri Krishna, Shri Ramachandra their Gokul and</i> …

Elements of Eater Experience: The UX of food

I see Subway as a sandwich bar where they drown you with options. Yes, I am glad to micro-manage my sandwich. But the choices and the questions …

Thirst-day Exhibit 14: Helvetica

It’s air, you know. It’s just there. There’s no choice. You have to breathe, so you have to use Helvetica. – Erik Spiekerman<p>Let me start with a quick …

Short Post, Found Content: Tom Kelley deconstructs Design Thinking

Fail often so you can succeed sooner. – Tom Kelley<p>While in this World all and sundry are touting design thinking, while I have started to get …

Thirst-day Exhibit 13: Parallel Cinema

While we were leading a rather sedate life in the 70s, the new Indira Gandhi cabinet of 1980 decide to bring colour television to our homes for the …

Thirst-day Exhibit 12: Jamini Roy

I recently learned about an important feature that distinguishes us human beings, right on top with our opposable thumbs and standing upright – the …

Art

Thirst-day Exhibit 11: Tim Burton

I have a problem when people say something’s real or not real, or normal or abnormal. The meaning of those words for me is very personal and …

Alice In Wonderland

Short Post, Found Content: Movie Titles by Saul and Elaine Bass

Ages ago, in a darkened design school auditorium I have had the privilege of watching movie titles designed by Saul and Elaine Bass. I was amazed by …

Animation

Thirst-day Exhibit 10: Ilaiyaraja

This exhibit is a strong inspiration of mine who made cinematic music into an artform.<p>You can realise God as you progress in music<br>– Ilaiyaraja<p>As the …

Soundtracks

3 TV Commercials and the need for authenticity

Look at us. We do not sit and talk anymore. Our conversations are restricted by media formats or by the distance between our connected screens. …

Kendall Jenner

Thirst-day Exhibit 09: The Coup Connection

A friend and a teacher once told me that creativity is about finding connections between things that are not seemingly related. The rational part of …

Clandestine

SrishtiTV: 4 lessons for young design professionals

The students of Srishti Institute of Art, Design, and Technology have launched a YouTube Channel called SrishtiTV. In their words, it is ‘a premier …

UX Design

NASSCOM Talk: Elements of Digital Marketing

Addressing a group of 200+ technologists, I realize, is not as easy as talking to design professionals. The tech pros are way more left-brained and …

Marketing

Thirst-day Exhibit 08: Gabriel García Márquez

Before reaching the final line, however, he had already understood that he would never leave that room, for it was foreseen that the city of mirrors …

Thirst-day Exhibit 07: Ferran Adrià

We need to put the thirst back in design professionals to be aware, appreciative and understand art. So my Thursday posts are going to be about the …

Culinary Arts

4 more Graphic Design Tools that are forgotten #DesignNostalgia

Dear millennial designer (Now you know who you are): If you have not read the prequel, you should. Apparently, I woke the geriatric ward up when I …

Graphic Design

Thirst-day Exhibit 06: William Klein

We need to put the thirst back in design professionals to be aware, appreciative and understand art. So my Thursday posts are going to be about the …

4 Graphic Design tools that are forgotten: #DesignNostalgia

Dear millennial designer (If you know what one-hour photos are you do not qualify, and no, it is not the maximum number of selfies taken in 60 …

Thirst-day Exhibit 05: Dadaism

We need to put the thirst back in design professionals to be aware, appreciative and understand art. So my Thursday posts are going to be about the …

Art

Thirst-day Exhibit 03: Joan Miró

I work with visual art professionals every day. Most often I use art references to suggest a style, a palette or a tonality that is appropriate to …

Art

Thirst-Day Exhibit 02: Javier Mariscal

I work with visual art professionals every day. Most often I use art references to suggest a style, a palette or a tonality that is appropriate to …

Graphic Design

Thirst-day Exhibit 04: Federico Fellini

We need to put the thirst back in design professionals to be aware, appreciative and understand art. So my Thursday posts are going to be about the …

You are in it: Immersive Entertainment Now

‘Life is experience, Story is structure’ Says Jan Pinkava, writer, and co-director of Pixar’s Ratatouille. The new world of theater is trying to …

How To Experience The Best Of East Sikkim And Darjeeling In Just 5 Days

Day 1<p><b>When you get out of Bagdogra Airport, head straight out and take an auto to Siliguri, and ask the driver to drop you at the shared taxi stand.</b> …

Sikkim