Shekhar Bhattacharjee is an associate faculty at NID
in the field of Toy and Game Design. He completed his
master’s degree in painting from Indira Kala Sangit
Vishwavidyalay, Khairagarh, Chhattisgarh and was
actively engaged with traditional crafts communities in
Bastar, Chhattisgarh. He conducted creativity workshops
with children in Chhattisgarh and West Bengal before he
joined NID’s Faculty Development Programme.
On completion of the programme, he joined as an
Associate Faculty in the area of Toy and Game Design
and has been contributing in the areas of Design
Drawing, Colour and Form, Representation Techniques,
Nature drawing, Character design, Material- Technique
and Model Making, Nature and Design, Toy Design
project and so on. He guides students through specific
toy design projects.
Sekhar was awarded the Junior Fellowship for Painting by
the Government of India in 2003.
- Coordinator, Toy & Game Design