From Mumbai, Niqita Gupta is a visual anthropologist and photographer and Komal Gupta is a visual merchandiser and designer. In April they spent a colourful weekend at the Udayan Care girls home in Ghaziabad. The resulting mural was of a dynamic underwater scene.
Charlotte J Ward is a photographer who also works with video, collage and sound. In October 2015, she held workshops over two weeks with Udayan Care. She introduced the girls at Udayan Care Homes 2 and 12 to self portraiture, photography, and ended her residency with a mural.
Workshops at Sanskriti were conducted with Australian teaching artists Fullarton and Free, designers of the amazing Botanics app. They worked with art educators Ruchin Soni, Nidhi Khurana and Neelam Saighal, and children from Jamghat and Udayan Care homes.