A career in design

December 7, 2016

There is often a misnomer that “ design “ is an artistic endeavor, non-scientific and non-technical. Nothing could be further from the truth. Design encompasses subjects at large. Influences from history, culture, sciences, anthropology, all form critical content, which forms a part of a design curriculum. As a designer you imbibe information, you observe and […]

tdv foundation year

August 8, 2016

The design village was ideated to bring the multidisciplinary design discipline under a single umbrella; aimed to nurture the budding designers and design enthusiasts in a collaborative, industry-centric ecosystem and bring a significant and progressive change in the society through design. For a tdv alumnus design is not a career choice.”It has to be embraced […]

tdv induction and orientation

August 6, 2016

The graduation from school to college is a huge milestone with young adults getting a flavour of freedom coupled with huge responsibilities of a long journey ahead. This transition, a subliminal mix of uncertainties and unprecedented opportunities in the young adults’ life, requires a mature counselling and orientation to steer the intriguing minds into the […]

wet paint exhibition

May 31, 2016

“Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.” So does design thinking! The quote beautifully explains the experiences of the foundation year students at The Design Village. The foundation year of B.Des batch 2015, which focused on the learning about the fundamentals of design and creation, was exciting in every possible way. The entire […]

The Rural Immersion Program 2015– “Parivartan”

November 20, 2015

Design is not just an urban phenomenon. TDV’s philosophy implores you to observe design and the need for it in every space and experience. TDV founders Navneet Garg and Sourabh Gupta believe that spreading design awareness is the key to unlocking the vast potential of design and making it the preferred tool for social change. […]

Career in Fashion Design

March 9, 2015

“Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.” ― Coco Chanel With a Masters education in the field, often I have been questioned as to why one must study Fashion and how frivolous  does a career in fashion design appear in comparison with its counterparts in the community like Architecture, Industrial […]

MERAGRA WINNING ENTRIES

February 23, 2015

Meragra: A one-of-a-kind city branding initiative launched by Uttar Pradesh Tourism along with The Design Village as knowledge partner and Kingdom of the Netherlands as jury partner witnesses an overwhelming response! February 14, a day that symbolizes love globally was dedicated to express gratitude to the city of Agra by presenting it with a distinct […]

Meragra ad live on Big 92.7 fm

December 19, 2014

Listen to the Meragra‬ ad for the competition live on BIG 92.7 FM ! Meragra – a design competition, celebrates ‪Agra -a world destination-green and rich with handicrafts,world heritage sites and a world wonder.To enhance the experience of the visitors and for creating a sense of belonging amongst citizens of India – the Uttar Pradesh government – is […]

DTALKS at TDV on 13th December 2014

December 9, 2014

We are pleased to inform you that The DESIGN VILLAGE- Interdisciplinary industry centric institute  is organizing  DTALKS (design talks) forum 2014 scheduled on Saturday, 13th Dec  2014 at TDV, Noida, India from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm . The themes for the  DTALKS is “Evolution and trends in fashion education” and ” Fashion industry and […]

Design education | India vs Abroad

November 26, 2014

Design education – India vs Abroad Speaking of students, in India, a career choice is barely and rarely an individual’s decision. Since parents bear the cost of education, they play a pivotal role in deciding what avenue their child should opt for. Various socio-economic factors influence this choice. This leads the student to pick a […]