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Alaka Kavallur

Masters in Aesthetics and Visual culture

Alaka Kavallur is an artist, designer, and educator . Currently, she is working as a learning designer in Artville Academy. Before joining Artville she was teaching at the School of Arts and Design, Woxsen University, Hyderabad. She completed her graduation from Amrita Institute of Arts Science and Technology, Kochi, in Visual Media, and Master’s in Aesthetics and Visual Cultures from Srishti School of Art Design and Technology, Bengaluru. She has worked in different parts of India and was involved in pedagogy, illustrations, visual designing, exhibition curation, theatre, and heritage documentation projects. 

She worked as an assistant professor at Avani Institute of Design, Calicut, before joining Woxsen and worked as the project assistant in the Department of Design, IIT Hyderabad, from 2017-2018. For the last five years, She has been into academics and pedagogy. Also, she has a keen research interest in design education, public art projects, and humanities and cultural studies.