Nandita Palchoudhuri

Nandita Palchoudhuri is a social entrepreneur curating and consulting internationally in the field of Indian Folk Art Craft and Performance Practices. Using traditional skills, her work creates cutting-edge artistic and functional applications that often address a current social need. Through her work, she explores the possibility of art to re-examine the old and create new relationships between social engagement and aesthetic gesture. Palchoudhuri was a Clore-Chevening Scholar in the UK and is an ex-chair and trustee of the India Foundation for the Arts headquartered in Bangalore.