Nikita Bhate

2014 – 2015

Nikita Bhate is a product designer born in Pune, India 1990. She completed bachelors in interior design, followed by Masters of Design and Innovation, European Design at the Instituto Europeo di Design, Madrid, 2013. Her thesis project on ‘Identity’ was taken further to be exhibited in a number of International design weeks. Her objective is to perceive design as a vehicle for cultural exchange, rather than simply an environmental update. Nikita recently completed the residency program at the International Design Pool, Vista Alegre Atlantis, Portugal, focusing of material research and innovative ways for production in the field of porcelain and crystal. She perceives design as details and simplicity. Nikita currently works in at the Fabrica design and research center in Italy.