Salik Ansari is a multi-disciplinary artist and designer based out of Mumbai. His practice revolves around, in a broader sense, the ideas of power, systems, and human displacement across the land, water, and the internet.
Salik has exhibited projects in solo and group exhibitions in Italy, India, Switzerland, Belgium, and the UK. He has been a recipient of international art and design residencies at Delfina Foundation (London 2019), Fabrica Communication Research Center (Italy 2018-2019), G39 (Cardiff 2018), and Futur Foundation (Switzerland 2014). He has been nominated for the Hublot design award, Switzerland 2017.
He holds a Masters degree in Communication Design from IDC, IIT Bombay 2017, and a BFA in Fine art Painting from Sir J.J. School of Art, Mumbai 2014. He was a recipient of the Tata
Fellowship for grassroots innovation and design at TCTD, MIT's sister lab at IIT Bombay (2015-2017).