Pearl Portfolio 2017 | Pearl Academy

PEARL PORTFOLIO 2017
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Pearl Portfolio 2017 | Pearl Academy

Hello Readers Today I am Going to share with you Amazing Talks on Designs from Aspiring Design Students:

School of Design showcases Next Gen in ‘Design’ to industry experts

  • Over 275 graduating students showcased some of the most innovative and ingenious design projects

New Delhi, 6th May 2017: Pearl Portfolio 2017 | Pearl Academy – Pearl Academy, India’s leading institution in design, fashion, creative businesses and media hosted Pearl Portfolio for its School of Design in New Delhi. Pearl Portfolio is the annual graduating event of Pearl Academy where students from the graduating batch showcase their work to the industry. This Portfolio of ‘School of Design’, not only showcased the work of 275 students from the graduating batch but also held ‘Design Conversations’ with industry experts and design professionals from different creative industries.

There were two panel discussions held in the event that underlined some very relevant subjects in design education that help enable young design professionals to design their career paths. The first panel comprised of A. Balasubramaniam, Founder Director, January Design; Akshat Bhatt, Principal Architect, Architecture Discipline; Anuj Prasad, Founder & CEO, Desmania; Sanjib Chatterjee, Architect; Karu and Naveen Verma, Creative Directors, Appster. They discussed about the ‘Expectations of the Design Industries from Young Designers’, which deliberated industry expectations from young designers in various aspects of business. The second panel discussion included renowned designers and writers such as Nikhil Paul, Lighting Designer, Paul Matter; Abhimanyu Nowar, Industrial Designer, Kiba Design; Manish Gulati, Founding Partner & Principal Architect, M: OFA Studios; Nitin Tiwari, Editor in Chief, Creative Gaga and Shiny Varghese from Indian Express. This panel put the spotlight on another relevant subject – ‘Indian Designs, Global Ambitions’ and touched upon questions such as how are Indian designers perceived globally? What are the distinctive characteristics of Indian designers? What competencies are required to reach out the global audience? Both the panel discussions were thought provoking and were well received by the audience.

Pearl Portfolio 2017 | Pearl Academy

Pearl Portfolio 2017
Pearl Portfolio 2017
Pearl Portfolio 2017
Pearl Portfolio 2017
Pearl Portfolio 2017
Pearl Portfolio 2017

Students with outstanding projects were also felicitated at the event. Shelly Shukla, student of Interior Design & Styling, has prepared a model for an institute that will provide students suffering from Autism with a relaxing and calming learning environment by using the four basic elements of nature: Earth, Water, Air and Fire. A student from Interior Architecture and Design, Raunaq Nanda designed a concept for adaptive re-use of a water tank structure as a crafts museum and retail space.

Pearl Portfolio 2017 | Pearl Academy

Siddhi Golecha, a post-graduation student of Communication Design, designed an innovative learning aid that will help children suffering from dyslexia to master the art of reading and writing in Devanagari script. Another student from the same course, Priyanka Hanspal developed a board game concept that encourages introverts to move forward and conquer challenges that normally they would not address. Product Design Student, Anmol Gupta designed a tool for manure collection. The product is designed for easy adoption and affordability. It has ergonomic features for easier grip and has straight D handles for carrying heavier loads for longer distances.

“As design educators, we work in the realm of great possibilities. We need to empower the design professionals of tomorrow with a global competitive edge that not only helps them to get jobs but nurtures them as professionals who can bring revolutionary changes at their workplaces.  For the last two decades, we have been nurturing these young creative minds to be successful in these domains. We are proud of all our students who graduate today and we are sure that they will create a name for themselves in the design world. We wish them all the very best for the future.” said Prof Nandita Abraham, CEO, Pearl Academy

 

About Pearl Academy

Pearl Portfolio 2017 | Pearl Academy
Pearl Portfolio 2017 | Pearl Academy

Pearl Academy, India’s leading institution in design, fashion, creative businesses and media studies has been a catalyst for the success of the students across creative industries for over two decades. With a legacy of 23 years, Pearl Academy offers over 30 uniquely designed under-graduate, post-graduate and professional development pathway through its campuses in Delhi NCR (East & West), Jaipur and Mumbai. Its reputation of preparing ‘Industry ready’ professionals has been recognized by leading fashion, retail and design brands, which has helped in establishing a healthy track record of over 95 per cent placement for the last three years. Its path-breaking alliances with renowned bodies such as the Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) and Institute of Indian Interior Designers (IIID) have ensured that its faculty and students get an exclusive access to ‘industry in the classroom’.

 

The institution was ranked as the best private fashion college in India for the fourth consecutive year by India Today – AC Nielson survey, The Week- Hansa Survey and Outlook – Drshti Survey. Academy was awarded as the ‘Best Design Institute in India’ in 2016 and 2017 by industry body ASSOCHAM. Jaipur campus was ranked as one of the most beautiful college campuses in India by India Today. The institution was also awarded as ‘Best Education Brands 2017’ in Fashion Design Category by The Economic Times. Pearl Academy is a member of Laureate International Universities network, a global network that has presence in 25 countries, serving more than one million students. The Academy is also closely associated with renowned global institutions such as London College of Fashion (England), Domus Academy (Italy), Media Design School (New Zealand) and NABA (Milan) amongst many others. For more information, please visit: www.pearlacademy.com

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