Teacher, Game Designer and Entrepreneur
Prayas has been working on digital + analog games since 2010. More about Prayas here.
He has been professionally active for the last 10+ years. He has worked in the last few years on numerous pieces of speculative fiction, software, games, interactive installations, public interventions and curatorial projects (see practice). He contributed to research and projects at northeastwestsouth (n.e.w.s) (Amsterdam, NL). He has conducted workshops at Centre for Environmental Planning Technology (CEPT) (Ahmedabad), Dutch Art Institute (Arnhem, NL), MICA (Ahmedabad) and National Institute of Design (Ahmedabad & Bangalore). In the past, he led the Centre for Experimental Media Arts (CEMA) at the Srishti School of Art, Design and Technology in Bangalore (see teaching). Presently, he is leading a project at Ahmadabad University.
He lives with his family (wife, son and dogs) in Ahmedabad (India).