Faculty portfolios

  • Select Focus. Written by Aarthi Parthasarathy. Excerpt, commissioned for Bystander Anthology, 2020.
    Select Focus. Written by Aarthi Parthasarathy. Excerpt, commissioned for Bystander Anthology, 2020.
  • K is for Kannagi. Excerpt from the zine ‘Alphabreasts’. Zine made in collaboration with Akhila Krishnan, 2019.
    K is for Kannagi. Excerpt from the zine ‘Alphabreasts’. Zine made in collaboration with Akhila Krishnan, 2019.
  • Bystander Anthology Portraits. Commissioned by Bystander Anthology, 2020.
    Bystander Anthology Portraits. Commissioned by Bystander Anthology, 2020.
  • Illustration Across Media: Sketchnotes. Sketchbook excerpt, 2019.
    Illustration Across Media: Sketchnotes. Sketchbook excerpt, 2019.
  • Standards. Excerpt from comic ‘Standards’, 2017.
    Standards. Excerpt from comic ‘Standards’, 2017.

Shreyas R Krishnan

Assistant Professor

Campus Box 1031
Biography 

Shreyas R Krishnan is an illustrator-designer from Chennai, India, with an eye for the everyday and an affinity for the drawn image. She is interested in the intersections between visual culture and gender, as well as personal stories and the idea of belonging. Through drawing and writing, she tries to understand how, why, and what we remember.

Krishnan was trained in graphic design at the National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad, and Politecnico di Milano, Italy, and holds an MFA in Illustration Practice from the Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore. She previously taught illustration at the Maryland Institute College of Art and Towson University.