Nostalgia, evoking a sense of individual aesthetic and visual documentation form base to Gaurav Ogale’s work as an independent creative consultant, writer and artist. Through his most recent anthology series he has created visual narratives collaborating with iconic voices like Dr. Shashi Tharoor, Zoya Akhtar, William Dalrymple, Kalki Koechlin, Lisa Ray, Manu S. Pillai amongst others.
Ogale has contributed to visually driven publications and platforms like National Geographic Traveller India, The Wall Street Journal, TaxiFabric, Condé Nast Traveller, India Luxury Week and Pernia’s Pop-Up shop amongst others. He’s work has been featured by leading publications like Vogue India, Homegrown, Buzzfeed, Kommune India, The Indian Express, Kyoorius Design Magazine, Sarmaya, TIFA, DesignIndia Magazine, CII Design Book, Goodhomes Magazine, Elle Décor and Nilaya by Asian Paints and others.
He has been invited for art residencies and shows at TUL – Casablanca, The Hive – Mumbai, 18 Derb-el-ferrane – Marrakech, Sunaparanta Centre for the Arts – Goa and has received the SPICMACAY 2010 Scholarship for Art Research on the Indigenous Art of Mithila from Bihar, India. In 2021, he will be the visiting visual researcher-in-residence at SomoS Art House, Berlin.