Dr. Annapurna Garimella

Dr. Annapurna Garimella

Designer and an art historian

Dr. Annapurna Garimella is a Delhi-based designer and an art historian. Her research focuses on late medieval Indic architecture and the history and practices of vernacular art forms in India after Independence. In 2017, she was awarded the India Today Emerging Curator of the Year Award. Garimella is also the Founder and Managing Trustee of Art, Resources and Teaching Trust, a not-for-profit organization that runs a public art library, conducts independent research projects and does teaching and advisement for college and university students and the general public. She is also a director in the Exotic Heritage Group, a leader in boutique tourism and hospitality.

Topic: Craft & Modernity