A recent article by Jean Shange from the University of Rwanda documents a successful collaboration between design students and local ‘artists’.
Priya Ravish Mehra makes art inspired by rafoogars
Priya Ravish Mehra is an influential figure in the Indian craft scene. For many years she has worked with traditional darners – ‘rafoogars’ – from her home town of Najibabad. In 2006, she brought out two rafoogars to Melbourne for the Commonwealth Games cultural festival, where they were the subject of great fascination as experts … Continue reading Priya Ravish Mehra makes art inspired by rafoogars