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Ritu V. | Elance
Last Sign-in: Mar 5, 2014

Ritu V.

creativity unleashed...
  |   Gurgaon, Haryana
  |  2:56 pm Local Time


Minimum Hourly Rate $20

The Story of a Masterpiece (kalakriti):

At kalakriti, experience a one-stop solution for all your design and creative needs - own your own MASTERPIECE in record time. kalakriti embodies the artistic craftsmanship and attention to detail which is the essence of Indian art and design. We bring about a refined sense of aesthetics along with a cost-effective production management system to our set of deliverables.

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Our Portfolio showcases the diverse quality of work that we excel in, all targeted at...

Skills (10)

Industrial Design

Service Description

kalakriti, creativity unleashed...

Our RANGE OF SERVICE includes:

1. ART & GRAPHICS (abstract)
2. PRODUCT DESIGN (lifestyle products, furniture design)
3. INTERIOR DESIGN (integrated home solutions | specialization: kitchens & wardrobes)
4. ARCHITECTURE (contemporary | specialization: apartment renovation )


ART & GRAPHICS: We provide services in the field of Abstract Art (Oil on Canvas/ Acrylic on Canvas/ Textured Theme Wall Paintings & Murals/ SS Fabrication) and residential graphic communication solutions as a part of Interior & Exterior Design solutions. We love large canvasses and customize our art-work to your tastes.
Our style depicts imagination, utopian hopes and spiritual exploration. The emotionality, spontaneity and intuition of the work of art gain special meaning in the Indian cultural backdrop which is full of vitality. It is designed to add fresh positive energy to your surroundings.

PRODUCT DESIGN: We provide services in the field of Product & Furniture design services for Residential & Commercial application. Our specialization includes Simple Product design, Furniture design & Lifestyle home accessories.
Our professional services focus on creating and developing concepts and specifications that optimize the function, value and appearance of products and systems through different design styles to suit the environment for the mutual benefit of both user and manufacturer.

INTERIOR DESIGN: Our services focus on creating elegant,...

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Mysore City Corporation
Urban Planning & Design Consultant
2011 - Present
Design Communications Systems and upgrading Bye-laws for a Hoarding-free Mysore, a key Heritage City
Ernst & Young Pvt. Ltd.
Urban Planning/ Design/ Architectural Consultant
2010 - Present
Developing iconic designs for 5 Residential (includes riverfront living) + Commercial Projects in Cuttack in an environment & heritage rich context
Founder Director
2009 - Present
IIM Bangalore
Urban Planning Consultant
2009 - Present
Providing creative Housing Solutions for the urban poor in the City of Bangalore. Developing innovative paradigms and policy framework for the same and applying it from a micro to macro scale - for...
Bidar Urban Development Authority
Urban Planning & Design Consultant
2009 - 2010
Developing Masterplan and Urban Design Guidelines for the inner walled city of Bidar (origins in the Bahamani Kingdom) + designing iconic Heritage Street for tourism development and the promotion...
Urban Planning & Design Consultant
2009 - 2010
Developing visionary urban management document for the City of Bangalore with the pvt. sector held political initiative for 2020
Groupe SCE India Pvt. Ltd.
Project Coordinator, Snr Urban Designer & Planner
2008 - 2009
Working on 3rd Generation Masterplanning for 57 settlements in the Sahara Desert area of Libya. Incharge for Sabha Master Planning Project for 2025, Posted in Libya & short deployment in Paris,...
National Entrepreneurship Network
Communication Strategist
2008 - 2008
Marketing and Promotion of major Entrepreneurship and Startup talent recognition event in India - TATA NEN Coolest Startup Awards, 2008
Pacific Consultants International, Doha
Urban Designer
2008 - 2008
Special stint working on the Qatar National Masterplan with comparative studies on the Doha Corniche design, National/ Regional/ City Planning & Urban Design Frameworks. Heritage Neighborhood...
CPG Consultants, Suzhou (China)
Senior Urban Designer & Planner (Foreign Expert)
2006 - 2007
Developing innovative and integrated paradigm methodology for urban planning+design projects to deliver projects in record time ranging from 1 week to 1 month to 6 months. Coordinating an...
L & S Architects
Project Coordinator: Architecture
2005 - 2005
Intensive project coordination to fast-track expansion of Gokaldas Denim Factory - phase 2 using energy-efficient and cost-efficient design techniques, all to Swiss precision. The assignment was...
inFORM Architects, Bangalore
Project Coordinator: Architecture
2003 - 2004
Coordinating Project complexities with intra-disciplinary consultants for award-winning project - BILLFORGE Factory (phase 2) at Jigani + SKSVMACET Engineering College in Laxmeshwar, Gadag...
L.B.S. Architects, Bangalore
Project Coordinator: Architecture
2002 - 2003
First independent charge and coordination of energy-efficient industrial and socially-relevant projects like BUHLER Factory and ULLALU Slum Toilet Project for 500 strong community using DEWATS...
Gerard da Cunha Architects, Panjim (Goa)
Architectural Intern
2002 - 2002
Working on Heritage-friendly projects like the Annegundi Project in Hampi and the sculpturesque triangular Museum on "Houses of Goa" in Torda amidst the picturesque surroundings of Goa.


National University of Singapore, Singapore
Masters of Arts in Urban Design
2005 - 2006
Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee (India)
Bachelors in Architecture
1997 - 2002
Loyola School, Jamshedpur
ISCE (+2)
1995 - 1997
Sacred Hear Convent, Jamshedpur
1983 - 1995
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