Bindi Formations II

Usha (उषा) means the first ray of light from the rising sun.

 

And that's the arm of Kriti Monga from Tumeric Design –

a typographic doyenne – who wears it on her sleeve.

 

From my recent Typocentric: Bazaar workshop at the UnBox Festival in Delhi. Hosted with Abishek Ghate and Rajesh Dahiya of Co-Design. We had global participants construct typographic forms from objects commonly found in Indian markets – buttons, bindis, decorative mirrors, candles, textile embellishments, match-boxes, etc. Much fun on a crazy tight time-frame.

 

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Taken on March 6, 2011