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It’s time for India’s creative workers to go global

More than a century of manufacturing growth has been led by a move towards centralized mass production and increasing mechanization. This has delivered efficiency and consistency, but often at the cost of meaningful work, fair wages for laborers and large externalities such as poor environmental impacts...

Arts and Cultural Production Contributed $704.2 Billion to the U.S. Economy in 2013

Today’s creative economy gets a big boost from the arts, according to new data from the National Endowment for the Arts and the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis. The latest figures cover...

Published on the National Endowment for the Arts news website
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India important innovation hub for Adobe: Top executives

India is an important innovation hub for Adobe and over time a lot of the company’s products have been developed in its Indian R&D centres located in Noida and Bengaluru, stressed top Adobe executives...

Written by San Diego, Published by Ians in The Indian Express
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Why we must prioritise the creative sector

Investing in the creative sector is investing in the future. Cultural and creative industries are more profitable globally than telecom services and employ more people than the combined car industries of Europe, Japan and the USA...

Written by JOY MBOYA and JOHAN BORGSTAM. Published on the Daily Nation

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Creative manufacturing in India

The digital world has the potential to re-energise the craft industry, giving scale and profile to individual artisans whose markets were previously limited to their immediate neighbourhood and allowing people with limited literacy skills to communicate using voice and image.
Written by Jacob Mathew, Chief Operating Officer for Industree Foundation. Published on www.britishcouncil.org

Srishti students at Dubai Global Grad Show

Three students from Srishti and their projects have been selected to be part of the Globalgradshow exhibition in Dubai. The 3 projects participating from Srishti include Cropconnect by Shivam Shrivastava; Ecoal by Denise Dsouza; and Sunwater by Sushant Passi.

The students will be flying to Dubai for the week of the exhibition – 24-29 October – to present their work to local/regional/international press and a wider public audience.