Avik Kumar Maitra

Avik Kumar Maitra Artist Avik Kumar Maitra is a freelance comics artist and illustrator from Kolkata. Apart from a few years of weekend art classes in his childhood, he is completely self-taught. Although still in college when he started illustrating in the famous Bengali children’s magazine Sandesh, it was while working as a researcher in […]


Annada Menon

Annada Menon Artist Annada Menon is a published illustrator based in Pune. She has illustrated for Penguin Random house and Pratham Books. Her contribution to editorials include magazines such as Current Conservation and Cosmopolitan India. Whimsical with a hint of fantasy or surrealism is her most loved approach to illustration. Versatility is a common practice […]


Anjora Noronha

Anjora Noronha Artist Anjora Noronha is passionate about storytelling, comics and character design. She has worked on a range of projects in collaboration with NGOs, educators, environmentalists, storytellers, writers and entrepreneurs. She enjoys the process of working with others to help them turn their ideas into images, stories and books. Insta: anjora.art In Comixense: Lockdown […]


Archana Sreenivasan

Archana Sreenivasan Artist Archana Sreenivasan is a freelance illustrator whose work has been published in magazines, children’s books, book covers and comics, both in India and abroad. She studied Animation Film Design at National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad. In 2015 she attended the Summer Residency in Illustration at School of Visual Arts, New York. She […]


Anuskha Jain

Anuskha Jain Writer Anushka works as the Associate Counsel (Surveillance & Transparency) at the Internet Freedom Foundation, an Indian digital liberties organisation. Her work focuses on issues of privacy and surveillance surrounding disruptive technologies like facial recognition, artificial intelligence, and machine learning, as well as the need to ensure transparency and accountability from the government […]


Lokesh Khodke

Lokesh Khodke Artist Lokesh Khodke is an independent artist, illustrator and a comics maker based in New Delhi, India. He has worked for several children’s books as an illustrator with publishers such as Eklavya Publications (Bhopal), Mango Books (Kottayam), Muskaan Publications (Bhopal). His comics are published by Comix India (Pune), BlueJackal (Delhi), Muskaan (Bhopal), Sliced […]


Nayna Yadav

Nayna Yadav Artist Nayna is a graphic designer and illustrator. She enjoys illustration, graphic design, branding, writing, and just generally creating. She has worked as an art director, illustrator, graphic designer and an assistant professor at a design school. Insta: naynayadav_ In Comixense: Sitara Devi (Vol 1 Issue 4 | January-March 2022)


Hansda Sowvendra Shekhar

Hansda Sowvendra Shekhar Writer Hansda Sowvendra Shekhar is a doctor and Sahitya award-winning writer based in Jharkhand. His published books include The Mysterious Ailment of Rupi Baskey, The Adivasi Will Not Dance, My Father’s Garden and Jwala Kumar and the Gift of Fire: Adventures in Champakbagh. He won the 2015 Yuva Puraskar for his debut […]


Naresh Fernandes

Naresh Fernandes Writer Naresh Fernandes is the editor of Scroll.in, a digital news publication. He is the author of Taj Mahal Foxtrot: The Story of Bombay’s Jazz Age and City Adrift: A Short Biography of Bombay. Insta: nareshfernandes In Comixense: The Legend of Tau Moe (Vol 2 Issue 2 | July-September 2022)


Haasini Casukhela

Haasini Casukhela Artist Haasini Casukhela loves storytelling and occasionally captures her experiences with people and food in illustrations and designs. She can often be found escaping into a fantastical realm of dragon quests, useless facts, fluffy clouds, bean bags, and delectable chocolate cake. Insta: somewhere_yellow In Comixense: Here I Like the Sounds (Vol 2 Issue […]