March 17-18, 2018











THE DESIGN
FESTIVAL

Schedule


Day 1
17 March


dLabs | Workshop
10:00am -01:00pm
Make with bamboo
NID center for bamboo initiatives
10:00am -01:00pm
Image maketh a map!
Poornima Badrinath, Mapbox
02:00pm -04:00pm
Sense it - Click it!
Siddhant Shah
dTalks | Talks
06:00 -06:20pm
Appupen
Halahala- Superheros, Satire and dissent in Independent Comics
06:20 -06:40pm
Shekhar Badve
Lokusdesign
06:40 -07:00pm
Siddhant Shah
Access = Experience
07:00 -07:20pm
Visvapriya Sathiyam
SAP Labs
dStage | Culturals
08:00 -08:30pm
Dance
Parshwanath Upadhye
08:30 -09:00pm
Culturals
NID Students

Day 2
18 March


dLabs | Workshop
10:00am -01:00pm
Story Scaping
Sanya Malik
02:00pm -04:00pm
Doodle-A-Doodie
Spreefirit
dTalks | Talks
06:00 -06:20pm
Gurunath Dhamal
Self Discovery
06:20 -06:40pm
Medha Srivastava
Art for Social Issues
06:40 -07:00pm
Rahul Tirumalapragada
Entrepreneurship in Retail
07:00 -07:20pm
Francis Xavier
Design Strategy & Service Design
dStage | Workshop
05:00 -06:00pm
Illusionist
Shikhar Kamat
07:20 -08:30pm
Culturals
NID Students

dTalks


Medha Srivastava

Dhruva Interactive, Raj Comics

Medha is a versatile concept artist, visual artist, illustrator and dancer whose moves are as vivid as her brushstrokes. Her illustrations strongly reflects issues plaguing our society at large, while highlighting personal experiences that people go through today.

Appupen

Brainded India

Appupen is a graphic novelist and visual artist. He is the creator of the mythical dimension Halahala, from where he brought us the novels 'Moonward', 'Legends of Halahala', 'Aspyrus', and the upcoming 'The Snake and the Lotus'. He is the founder and editor of Brainded India, an arts collective with an agenda.

Siddhant Shah

Access For All

Siddhanth Shah, heritage architect who seeks to make art and culture more accessible to all. This NCPEDP Mphasis Universal Design awardee is a pioneer in inclusive and social design, and the brains behind the first braille guidebook for the Jaipur City palace and tactile art for visually impaired.

Shekhar Badve

Lokusdesign

Shekhar Badve, one of the founding directors of Lokusdesign, is a firm believer in finding the positive balance and reducing the entropy to deliver impactful design solutions. He is also a Jury at India Design Mark, Government of India, member of CII’s National Committee on Design and a recipient of the prestigious Rado fellowship and Opus Design Award.

Francis Xavier

Vizen Design

Francis Xavier, Founder and Principal of Vizen Design, believes in design for change. He has worked with clients like Flipkart, USL, Millward Brown and also hosted the first Global Service Jam in India. He is a visiting faculty in various colleges for design strategy and service design for user-centric approach to service and design deliverables.

Guru Dhamal

Designer

Guru is a Designer by profession who loves to make art and films as he backpacks across India. He will be sharing his journey of discovering his own self. He has previously worked with companies such as Thoughtworks, Scoop Interactive and Godrej

Rahul Tirumalapragada

Makers of Milkshakes

Rahul is the CEO and founder of Makers of Milkshakes, who built a chain with 53 outlets in 4 years. Following the principles of quality and consumer satisfaction, his success story reflects a seamless blend of design and entrepreneurship in the retail space

Visvapriya Sathiyam

SAP Labs

Visvapriya Sathiyam is a design evangelist at SAP Bangalore who enables people in different roles and arcs to adopt design as a medium of building or improving their work. As an experienced Software Product and UX designer, she believes in design interventions that have a positive and profound impact on society.

dLabs


Doodle-A-Doodie

Spreefirit

Spreefirit are on a not-so-secret mission of spreading smiles and giggles, spearheaded by Symbiosis alumni Vijaya Aswani. The former Chumbak illustrator shares with us her fondness of delightful lettering and sprightly illustrations in this workshop.

Story Scaping

Sanya Malik (Directi)

A NIFT-New Delhi alumni, Sanya Malik is currently working as a UX designer at the leading software company Directi, Bangalore. She also has the app Healthmonk to her name.

Sense it - Click it!

Siddhant Shah, (Access For All)

Siddhanth Shah lets you apply the knowledge garnered from his talk at this hands-on workshop on inclusive design through photography. Participants are required to carry a camera, be it a digital one or a phone camera.

Image maketh a map!

Poornima Badrinath

Design a colorful digital map that reflects your creativity and ideas. Join Poornima Badrinath, a data analysis and a design freak from Mapbox, to explore the extraordinary world of maps.(Carry your laptops.)

Make with Bamboo

NID Center for Bamboo Initiative

Bamboo as a material is being used creatively in various areas. This workshop will give you a quick understadning on its usage, by making a simple product.

dSpace


dGallery

A showcase of the things we craft with utmost love at NID Bangalore. Exhibits from our five disciplines – Design for Retail Experience, Digital Game Design, Information Design, Interaction Design, Universal Design..

dLounge

Find food for thought and engage in conversation with people around you. Or find your chill spot and doodle away!

dStall

Skipped lunch because you were too engrossed in design mania? Worry not, dStall has you covered. You might want to hurry though food rarely lasts at NID.

dStore

An exhibition of souvenirs and bespoke products crafted right here at NID. Take home some uniquely designed, handcrafted love.

dFrame


Digital Painting

Let your imagination run wild and show us your skills in creating fantastic visuals using digital media, pertaining to the theme “Bits and Pieces”. The best pieces of artwork will be displayed at dFrost and their creators can walk away with some pixelicious goodies

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Photography

Are you the kind of person who is always in search for picture perfect moments to capture? Submit your best photograph given the theme “Pixels IRL” to stand a chance to win exciting prizes and be showcased at dFrost!

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Pixel Shorts

Make a large impact with a tiny pixel of a tale. Conjure a very, very short story with a word prompt in 140 characters. This contest is open to everyone who enjoys painting with words.

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Doodlebug

What’s a design fest without the manifestations of the creative mind? Be it a quick caricature or a detailed mandala, show the world that the idle brain is indeed a workshop, and not the devil’s. Any attendee is welcome to participate - just carry your pens!

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Submit your entries at dfrost@nid.edu
Entries closes on: 11PM, 16March.

PARTNERS


CONTACT


National Institute of Design, R&D Campus
12, HMT Link Road (off Tumkur Road), Opposite Platinum City
Peenya, Bengaluru - 560022

9940044003 dfrost@nid.edu