Lives in Bangalore. Archana is an artist and founder of Jaaga.in, which offers support to creative entrepreneurs, artists and designers.
She is a Fellow of ATSA (arts management training set up by Clore Fellow Pooja Sood). She works in partnership with public agencies to run international artists residencies, large-scale public arts projects focused on community engagement, also converting derelict spaces into creative spaces which JaagaDNA.in creates and manages. With JaagaStartup.in she runs a peer-mentored incubator for technology entrepreneurs.
Fellowship: Chevening International Fellowship
Role When Applying: Artist
Funding partners: Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Maria Garcia Holley
Laboratory for the City
Director of the Creative City Strategy, Mexico City