Resume

My Work Profile

Education

MFA, Theatre - Design/ Costume Focus:  University of Georgia, Athens, USA. May 2001


MA, Drama: Pune University Pune. June 1997.

 

 Costume designing assignments

Nadi Vahate - A Marathi feature film : Dir: Sandeep Sawant. Currently under post production


Hamidabai ki Kothi - A play in Hindi for television - Dir. Vijaya Mehta. April 2015


Grihalaxmi: A Marathi Film. Dir: Makarand Deshpande. 2009


Chaitra: A Marathi play. Dir. Mohit Takalakar. 2008


Mi ek maze don (Sarvant of Two Masters): A commedia del arte performance - Dir. Praveen Bhole, Pune University, 2008


Margapravartak: A multimedia show. Dir. Vinay Apte. 2007


Natasamrat: A television adaptation of a Marathi play. Dir. Sandeep Sawant 2006


Aatalyasahit Maanus: A poetry theatre piece. Dir. Neeraja Patwwardhan 2006


Dharma & Life of Buddha: Two ballet compositions. mixed styles.Dir. Dr. Sandhya Purecha 2005 &  2007


Madhyam – Vyayog: A Hindi play Dir. Waman Kendre, Bombay University 2004


Hangman: An English film. Dir: Vishal Bhandari. 2004


Shwaas: Dir. Sandeep Sawant, Golden Lotus National Award Winner Marathi feature film, India’s official entry for 77th Academy Awards 2003


Ek Akaash: A National Award winner short film. Dir. Sudhakar Reddy, FTII, Pune & Unesco. 2003


Tu Veda Kumbhar: A Marathi Play. Dir Aniruddha Khutwad. Pune University 2003


The life of Buddha: Drama piece from a docu-drama. BBC 2002


Vikramaditya: Pilot episode of a Hindi TV serial. Templestone Television 2002


The Crucible: Dir. Dr Farley Richmond 2000


Abduction of Sita: A Balinese performance - Dir. Dr Farley Richmond 2000


Picasso At the lapin Agile: by Steve Martin.  Dir. Carolyn Blankinton 1999

Production Design / Visual Design

Nadi Vahate - A Marathi feature film : Dir: Sandeep Sawant. Currently under post production

 

Important assignments other than costume designing

Producer – Nadi Vahate - A Marathi feature film: Dir: Sandeep Sawant. Currently under production


Producer and director - Rahil Tyacha Ghar: A documentary regarding homestead rights of farm labours in Raigad Disctrict.  2009


Aatalyasahit Maanus - A poetry theatre performance in Marathi. It is my own prodction. Concept, scripting and Direction by Neeraja Patwardhan.

2006


Theme Development - Margapravartak: A multimedia show. Dir. Vinay Apte. Jagatik Chitpavan Mahasammelan. 23 Dec 2007


Producer’s Representative at International Film Festivals, PR during Academy Awards pre-nomination phase for the feature film Shwaas:  Dir. Sandeep Sawant, Golden Lotus National Award Winner Marathi feature film, India’s official entry for 77th Academy Awards 2003

 Teaching Experience

Centre for Performing Arts, Pune University: Costume & Make-up Design 2001 – 2010


Academy of Theatre Arts, Mumbai University: Costume Design. 2003 – 2010


National School of Drama, Delhi: Extn. workshop in Assam: Costume & Make-up Design, 2008


Dept of Mass Comm. (Entertainment), MET, Bandra: Costume Design. 2006 – 2007


Natya Disha, Nehru Centre, Mumbai: Costume Design. 2003 – 2007

 

Make-up Designing

Chaitra: A Marathi play. Dir. Mohit Takalakar. 2008


Servent of Two Masters: A commedia del arte performance - Dir. Praveen Bhole, Pune University, 2008


The Crucible: Dir. Dr Farley Richmond 2000


Abduction of Sita: A Balinese performance - Dir. Dr Farley Richmond 2000

 

Special Skills in Costuming

Draping:  All types of Indian garments


Fabric Surface Techniques: Block Printing, Silk-Screening, Shibori, Gutta resist.


Costume Crafts: Jewelry Masks etc.

 

Professional Development Workshops

Costume Construction: Master Class with Maggie Raywood.


Design Seminar: Master class with Charles Berliner


Studio: Master class with Late Mr. Freddy Wittop

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