Madhurya Balan

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COMMISSIONED WORK

Illustration, painting, print, publication and web design


CONSULTING FOR

User and Community Research, Communication Design and Systems Design


COLLABORATIVE PROJECTS IN

Ecology, science, conservation, gardening, food lab, installation art, health and healing, community outreach and education


ROLES


Assistant Director

Marpha Foundation
Mustang, Nepal

2018


Teacher + Project Leader

Marpha Foundation
Mustang, Nepal

2014-2017


Experiential Learning Facilitator

Marpha Foundation,
Marudam School,
Prakrutibadi at Timbaktu Collective,
Experiential Leadership Institute,
NPSIC,
Play for Peace

2016-ongoing


Interactive Exhbition Designer and Co-director

Ecological Interpretation Center
The Forest Way
Tiruvannamalai, Tamil Nadu

2015-2017


Illustrator + Vis. Communication

Designer for Commissioned work
Quest Alliance
Bangalore

2015-2016


Communication Designer

Centre for Internet and Society
Bangalore

2014


Communication Designer Intern

Nature Conservation Foundation
Mysore

2011


Freelance Illustration + Print Design

Random House Books,
Blaft Publications,
Experiential Leadership Institute,
DejaView,
NPS Institutes,
Jaaga,
Estate Craft

2012-2014

about about

EDUCATION


2015-2016
Diploma in Experiential Education


2010-2012
Professional Diploma in
Visual Communication Design
Srishti Institute of Art, Design and
Technology


2008-2010
Foundation Studies in Design
Srishti School of Art, Design & Tech


1994-2008
K-12 CBSE
National Public School, Indiranagar


PROFESSIONAL SKILLS


Print & Publication Design
Content Writing
Typography & Layout
Illustration
Information & Data Visualization
Critical Thinking + Problem Solving
Educational Facilitation
People-centered Service Design


SOFTWARE SKILLS


Adobe Creative Suite:
Photoshop, Illustrator,
InDesign, PremierPro
MS Office
Basic HTML


INTER-INTRA PERSONAL SKILLS


Adaptability,
Clarity in Articulation,
Open Communication,
Motivation,
Facilitation,
Reflection, Awareness,
Empathy, Boldness


INTERESTS


What I have typed below is just a list. Please do take the time to view my projects and work for an idea how they come together in my personal journey.

New Biology
Sustainable Community Living
Alternative Education Practices
Ecological Consciousness
Vernacular Knowledge Systems
Processsing and Usage of
Natural Material
Systemic Thinking
Holistic Healing Practices
Farming and Gardening
Permaculture
Visual Arts
Forms of Expression
Theatre and Performance
Storytelling
Game and Play
Group Dynamics
Alternate systems of Power
Law and Policy
Dance and Music

contact about

email:

madhurya.balan@gmail.com

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COMMISSIONED WORK

Illustration, painting,
print, publication
and web design

CONSULTING FOR

User and Community Research,
Communication Design
and Systems Design

COLLABORATIVE PROJECTS IN

Ecology, science, conservation,
gardening, food lab, installation art,
health and healing, community
outreach and education

EDUCATION


2015-2016
Diploma in Experiential Education


2010-2012
Professional Diploma in
Visual Communication Design
Srishti Institute of Art, Design and
Technology


2008-2010
Foundation Studies in Design
Srishti School of Art, Design & Tech


1994-2008
K-12 CBSE
National Public School, Indiranagar

PROFESSIONAL SKILLS


Print & Publication Design
Content Writing
Typography & Layout
Illustration
Information & Data Visualization
Critical Thinking + Problem Solving
Educational Facilitation
People-centered Service Design

SOFTWARE SKILLS


Adobe Creative Suite:
Photoshop, Illustrator,
InDesign, PremierPro
MS Office
Basic HTML

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ROLES

Assistant Director

Marpha Foundation
Mustang, Nepal

2018

Teacher + Project Leader

Marpha Foundation
Mustang, Nepal

2014-2017

Experiential Learning Facilitator

Marpha Foundation, Marudam School,
Prakrutibadi at Timbaktu Collective,
Experiential Leadership Institute,
NPSIC, Play for Peace

2016-ongoing

Interactive Exhbition Designer and Co-director

Ecological Interpretation Center
The Forest Way
Tiruvannamalai, Tamil Nadu

2015-2017


Illustrator + Vis. Communication

Designer for Commissioned work
Quest Alliance
Bangalore

2015-2016


Communication Designer

Centre for Internet and Society
Bangalore

2014


Communication Designer Intern

Nature Conservation Foundation
Mysore

2011

Freelance Illustration + Print Design

Random House Books,
Blaft Publications,
Experiential Leadership Institute,
DejaView,
NPS Institutes,
Jaaga,
Estate Craft

2012-2014


INTER-INTRA PERSONAL SKILLS


Adaptability,
Clarity in Articulation,
Open Communication,
Motivation,
Facilitation,
Reflection, Awareness,
Empathy, Boldness

INTERESTS


What I have typed below is just a list. Please do take the time to view my projects and work for an idea how they come together in my personal journey.

New Biology
Sustainable Perspectives Living
Alternative Education Practices
Ecological Consciousness
Vernacular Knowledge Systems
Processsing and Usage of
Natural Material
Systemic Thinking
Holistic Healing Practices
Farming and Gardening
Permaculture
Visual Arts
Forms of Expression
Theatre and Performance
Storytelling
Game and Play
Group Dynamics
Alternate systems of Power
Law and Policy
Dance and Music












email:
balan.madhurya@gmail.com