Archive for December, 2009

D.I.Y Cyborgs Workshop

Posted in Workshop on December 6, 2009 by By Design KHOJ studio

Cyborg | Body | Japan | Cultures | Critical Design | Design for Debate | Scenario | Narrative | Body Politic | Biotechnology | Technology | Pop Culture | Bollywood

How might you extend your own body to solve your own issues, from tragic heartbreaks to global warming? How might the Indian pop culture evolve with the development of new cyborg and biotechnologies? Through case studies, examples and prototyping, we’ll discover and discuss how design innovations in technology may affect different cultures in surprising ways.

To participate send an email to: and
In the email please include: Name, Brief Background, Present Occupation, Reason for being interested in the workshop.

There is no participation fee.
Bring: Found objects, a notebook and ideas
The workshop has been organised in collaboration with Sputniko! (Hiromi Ozaki)

Sunday 6th dec, 2009 11am to 6pm
at Khoj Studios, S-17, Khirkee Extn. New Delhi -17

KHOJ Studios
S-17, Khirkee Ext.
New Delhi – 110017
Ph: 29545274


“By Design” open day! 04 December 2009

Posted in KHOJ, Presentation, Projects on December 6, 2009 by By Design KHOJ studio

O P E N D A Y . . . ! !
Friday, 04 December 2009
(Works on view till 09 December 2009)
at KHOJ Studio
Khirkee Ext. S-17
New Delhi

Working at the intersection of art, design and media, the residency seeks to explore how media and design strategies may be used to push artistic practice beyond convention. Artists and designers from India and abroad shall devise processes and construct mechanisms using innovative design, new-media and exciting technology to push the frontiers of design experience and interaction.

Artists in Residence:
1. Ingrid Hora
2. Kausik Mukhopadhyay
3. Oomleo
4. Vishal K Dar
5. Vishal Rawlley
6. Yuri Suzuki

Program Critic: Siddhartha Chatterjee
Program Intern: Ridhima Jaiswal