Raghava KK: One Of The Most Remarkable People In The World
TEDxGateway: Raghava KK is a celebrated renowned Indian artist. CNN named him one of 10 remarkable people the world is yet to know of.
He began his career in art as a newspaper cartoonist, and the cartoonist’s bold line — and dead-on eye for truth — still powers his art. His work spans painting, sculpture, installation, film and performance, always linked by his challenging opinions on identity, conformity, gender, celebrity, ceremony
Country of Origin: USA
Keywords: Art, cartoons, english, design, enterprise, India, perspectives, narratives
Target Audience: 12-15 Years 16+ years 8-12 years Adult and Community Settings Youth Groups
Curriculum Subjects: Art, Craft and Design English
Available Formats: Cartoons Comic From the Developing World Video Clip
Published Feb 15, 2012
He shows in galleries and performance spaces around the world. He also spends much of his time teaching storytelling through art. Among his latest work is an Ipad book (POP-IT) that promotes multiple perspectives and empathy. He is a two time TED speaker. He lives and works out of New York.
He has collaborated with world famous artists such as Paul Simon, Erykah Badu, Yann Vasnier (perfumer). He was invited to be on a BBC panel on creativity and spoken in conferences around the world. He teaches a course at NuVu Studios, an experimental education project of the MIT Media Labs in Cambridge MA.