Deshna Mehta is a visual artist with a passion for photography, design, writing and curation. A graduate of Sir J.J Institute of Applied Art, followed by a masters in Graphic design from the London College of Communication and a masters in Visual Communication from the Royal College of Art in London, she moved back to India seeking to find meaning within her own design practice. This led to the inception of Studio Anugraha that serves as a platform to encourage and undertake collaborative practices in the field of visual art, design and research. By experimenting with and incorporating patterns and paradigms to express the intangible, it weaves a dynamic fabric of awareness leaving insiders and onlookers with a sense of connect. Deshna currently teaches at the National Institute of Design as visiting faculty and has been a part of other teaching stints and juries at various design institutes in India.