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komal sharma

komal sharma

New York, NY, US

 

About 

My background is in Journalism. I have written for newspapers and magazines for the past 6-7 years covering subjects of design, architecture, art and culture.

The last two years I spent at graduate school, doing a masters in design theory, including electives in history of modern architecture and interior design, social practices, craft and maker culture, technology and philosophy. 

I'm looking for an editorial role that combines my writing skill with design knowledge. 

Elsewhere:

Employment 

Maharam Textile design studio, New York, Communications Intern

I worked in the communications department and created editorial material for the textile studio and marketing department.

Jul 2014 - May 2015
 

Metropolis Magazine, New York, writer

This was a part time writing internship. I wrote design related stories for the print as well as online editions of Metropolis.

Jan 2014 - May 2014
 

Mint, Hindustan Times, New Delhi, Features writer

I wrote art, culture and design related stories for the weekend edition of Mint, Hindustan Times, a national daily newspaper based in New Delhi, India.

Jan 2009 - Mar 2013
 

Education 

The New School, New York, NY, US, Masters, Masters in Design Studies

It is a theory course that gives you an overview of history and theory of design, architecture and social practices.

Jul 2013 - May 2015
 

Wilson College, Mumbai, Mumbai, IN, Bachelors, Bachelor of Mass Media

It was a course in mass communication, including electives in journalism, advertising, film making and media studies.

Jul 2002 - May 2005
 

Areas of Specialization