India By Hand Lab

Mentored, multi-disciplinary project and collaboration opportunities in India for students, professionals and researchers. Aimed at meaningful social impact and real world problem-solving. Onsite in some of the world’s most stimulating creative environments.


 

HIGHLIGHTS

Hands-on learning projects with teachers, academics and global organisations

Immersive and inspiring actual-site environments in India

Real world problem solving with social impact

Certificate of completion, standout addition to CV

Internships and residencies with leaders in the field

High quality accommodation, transportation, security

SUITABLE FOR

Students of design & architecture . Fashion & textiles • Urban planning, social sciences, anthropology, history. Product development, innovation, entrepreneurship.

High school and college students

Creative professionals

 

SAFETY

Our hospitality partners are world class and have decades of experience in hosting global travellers. Groups are accompanied by an experienced tour services director to cater to every need or contingency. All travel is via private fleets run by verified operators.


HEALTH & HYGIENE

Our handpicked partners and vendors adhere to the highest standards of cleanliness and hygiene. Please consult our pre-trip guide for tips or ask our local team for safe dining suggestions.


THE LAB PROJECTS

 

Urban Planning & Architecture
Mumbai

Urban planning, design and architecture intervention at Mumbai’s famed Dharavi settlement.

3, 5, 7 day programs in Mumbai • World-renowned faculty from urbz • Hands-on problem solving .

Upcoming Tours
2019   Winter

Prices starting at US$ 600 per person

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TEXTILE AND COMMUNITY BUILDING
Maheshwar

Sustainability, community development and rehabilitation among Maheshwar’s globally acclaimed weaving community. 

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ARTISAN EMPOWERMENT AND PLATFORM CREATION
West Bengal

Management, advocacy and tech intervention aimed at helping West Bengal’s diverse, highly skilled  artisanal communities viable and self-sustaining. 

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The Lab is a movable, experimental platform facilitating cutting-edge cross-cultural collaborations. The idea is to provide stimulating and rewarding creative challenges to the participants, and do a bit of good to the world in the process.

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Nandita Palchoudhuri, Curator 


THE LAB OPPORTUNITY

The Lab promises an unparalleled experience in creative problem solving, out of one’s comfort zone, under mentors who are the best in their field. A unique, standout addition to one’s CV and a chance to make a real difference to the world.


DESTINATIONS

 
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CUSTOMISE YOUR TOUR

India By Hand experiences can be designed specifically around your interests.

Email booking@gormei.com or Whatsapp +85296307513 for a free consultation.


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