Rishav Jain completed his Master’s in Interior Architecture and Design with specialization in Craft and Technology from Faculty of Design, CEPT University, Ahmedabad with a Gold Medal and a Best Research Award for his Post Graduate Research Thesis. He also has to his credit a Gold Medal and Academic Excellence Award for his Bachelor in Design (Interiors) from Guru Nanak Dev University Amritsar. He has been a contributor to various national and international journals, magazines, blogs and forums through his research papers, articles and essays. Currently, he works as an Assistant Professor at Faculty of Design, CEPT University, Ahmedabad. He is also a Senior Researcher with Design Innovation and Craft Resource Centre (DICRC), CEPT University where he is involved in research, innovation & development, education & training and resource building & dissemination. He also works independently as a writer and research associate on various projects. His research areas largely focus on various approaches in interior architecture as related to space making crafts and the changing role of craftspeople and their position in the society.
CEPT University, Ahmedabad, IN, Assistant Professor
Design Innovation and Craft Resource Centre, Ahmedabad, IN, Senior Researcher
Contributed with drawings (largely 3-d and 3-d exploded views) for various publications. Involved in Research Projects, conducting and organizing workshops, Writing for web Journals, Magazines, Newsletters. Also involved in Graphic design and making research plates, panels for the centre.
Premnath and Associates, New Delhi, IN, Interior Designer
Handling Interior Deisgn projects, making presentations for the clients and developing 3-d models for presentation drawings.
Dimension Designers, Jalandhar, IN, Assistant Designer
CEPT University, Ahmedabad, IN, Masters, Masters in Interior Architecture and Design
Apeejay, College of Fine Arts, Jalandhar, IN, Bachelors, Bachelor of Design (Interior Design)
Best Performance in first year, 1st Place
Awarded Best Student in 1st year In Masters in Interior Architecture and Design, CEPT University for the Academic year 2010-2011
Best Research Award, Award
Awarded for the Post Graduate Thesis by SID Research Cell, CEPT University
Gold Medal, Award
Awarded for the overall performance in the Post graduation and for the Post Graduate Thesis. Awarded by CEPT University
Gold Medal, 1st Place
Recipient of Gold Medal for distinction in Graduation and standing 1st throughout the course, awarded by Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar, India.
Pidilite Award for Excellence in Interior Design Studies, 1st Place
Awarded Pidilite Award for Excellence in Interior Design Studies 2009-10 by Pidilite India Pvt Ltd
Best Exhibit Prize, 1st Place
Won the Best Exhibit prize in Installation category at an exhibition ‘Apeejay art fest 2009’ organized at Lalit Kala Akademy, New Delhi
Best Interior Designer, 1st Place
Awarded Best Interior Designer 2009-10 at Apeejay College of Fine Arts, Jalandhar
Dr. Satya Paul Award for Human Values, 1st Place
Won Dr. Satya Paul Award for Human Values, awarded by Apeejay Education Society, New Delhi