Visiting Faculty: Paradigms of Play at NID

Role: Visiting Faculty Organisation: National Institute of Design

Course Title: Playing with Play: People, Place, Pieces, Phases, Purpose Duration: Feb 2022

workshop design • course design and delivery • curriculum design

 

National Institute of Design is the finest internationally acclaimed as one of the finest educational and research institutions for Industrial, Communication, Textile and IT Integrated (Experiential) Design.

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Co-designed and co-instructed with design educator Siddhi Gupta, a one-of-a-kind 50 hrs curriculum called "Playing with Play: People, Pieces, Places, Phases, and Purpose." Taught 16 Undergraduate and Postgraduate students of diverse disciplines through 15+ hands-on exercises and mini-design challenges to spark thoughts, ideas and projects on play.

The course resulted in 50+ projects that experimented with play in different contexts and purposes, all done in a span of two weeks.