Soumyajit Chakladar, 22 is a communication design passout from NIFT, New Delhi. He is currently working as a communication/space designer for Liganova Gmbh. Having worked with the Happy Hands foundation, a non profit organization working with artists and craftsmen; he has contributed to the organization by building their capacity in terms of skill, technical know-how and conducted design education workshops to inspire creative thinking and innovation. Currently the projects are running in the villages of Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, West Bengal, Maharashtra, Odhisa, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and a few north eastern states.
He worked closely with the Happy Hands foundation and came up with an art installation made out of trash in Hauz Khas Village last year.
Besides work, Soumyajit is an avid traveller, blogger, photographer, painter and a culinarian.