Founder & Design Principal
Kumkum Nadig, with a unique multifaceted design background, brings with her an ability to draw from across disciplines to address a design issue. Her education includes undergraduate degree in Architecture (Bombay), M.Des. in Industrial Design (IDC,IIT, Bombay), and, MFA in Graphic Design (Cranbrook Academy of Art, Michigan, USA).
Kumkum brings with her over 20 years of multinational experience as a design professional, and 10 years of teaching experience in India and Canada.
Her work spans from being freelance graphic designer in USA, to in-house graphic design for Philips International in The Netherlands, to setting up and running two design practices: Leubin Design (1990–1999), and presently Kena Design in Bangalore.
Kumkum’s continued interest in design education has resulted in her taking on additional responsibility as the senior faculty and program head of Visual Communication Design at Srishti School of Art, Design & Technology, Bangalore.
Studio Head, Senior Designer
Prachi is the Studio Head at Kena Design. Having graduated from Srishti School of Art, Design & Technology in 2007, Prachi holds a special place at Kena Design as having joined our team on the first day of its inception in February 2007. Prachi’s interests lie in Narrative Art and its impact on Publication Design.