Anushya Badrinath

External Consultant | anushyab at iihs dot ac dot in

2015    MA, Fine Arts, School of Visual Arts, New York, USA
2010    PGD,Professional Photography, Light and Life Academy, Ooty
2009    BA, Psychology, Mithibai College, University of Mumbai, Mumbai




Countries: India, UAS
States: Karnataka
Cities: Bengaluru, New York
Languages: English, Hindi, Kannada

Anushya’s professional background is a combination of visual arts and writing. After receiving a PG Diploma at Light and Life Academy, Ooty, she freelanced as a portrait, wedding and concert photographer. She then went on to pursue a MFA at the School of Visual Arts, New York. During her stint in New York City, she was a volunteer photographer for various immigrant community development projects.


Drawing on her interest in music and film, she has contributed to The Big M, a Mumbai-based music magazine and the Millennium Film Journal, a NYC-based experimental film journal. Before IIHS, she worked at EmcArts, a NYC-based arts and culture service organisation, where she supported their social media, design, editorial and web production.


At IIHS, Anushya is responsible for social media marketing, internal communication and media monitoring. She also assists with photography at various events and conducts social media workshops within IIHS.