Promoting Tribal handicrafts through "Designer and Her Muse"
#Be vocal for local is the new mantra in town. Adding the tribal flavour to this mantra, renowned designer, Rina Dhaka, also TRIBES INDIA’s ace designer is collaborating with NewsX on a series of five interviews. Titled “Designer and Her Muse”, this show features Rina Dhaka’s conversations with five prominent personalities who have worked with her in the past.
The purpose of these short interviews is to spread the word and expose a larger audience to the mystique and beauty of the handiwork and products of India’s skilled tribal people and artisans.
Tribes India, the marketing arm of TRIFED aims at accelerating economic development of tribal people, the poorest among the poor, through marketing of their products on sustainable basis and providing wider exposure to their art and craft in domestic as well as international markets.
The first interview with Gauhar Khan, which was telecast on July 17 on NewsX can be viewed here: