Yasir Anwar is the Managing Director and Founder of Mahira Foundation. He has a graduate degree in History, University of Delhi and a Masters in Archaeology and Heritage Management from Indraprastha University, Delhi. He has been actively involved in Museums, Art Galleries and Cultural Organizations for nearly a decade. He was previously part of the curatorial team at Mehrangarh Museum, Jodhpur, Rajasthan where he carried out research on the museum collection and assisted in cataloguing, digitizing and managing their collection. He is currently contributing as a researcher for the ‘National Cultural Audiovisual Archives’ project at the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (IGNCA) and also serves as a faculty for Post Graduate Diploma courses in Cultural Informatics, Preventive Conservation and Digital Library & Data Management. Alongside, he is also program associate for L’École de Design Nantes Atlantique: Design for Creative Innovation. With great values and management skills he leads the Mahira Foundation Team.
Srishti Sharma holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in History from the University of Delhi and a Master of Arts in Ancient Indian History Culture and Archaeology from Deccan College Postgraduate and Research Institute. She has earned a certificate of Archaeology in Buddhism from Deccan College, Pune and a Post Graduate Diploma in Preventive Conservation from Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, New Delhi. She has written two theses on the subjects of Archaeology and Preventive Conservation. She is passionate about teaching, content writing, and traveling. Presently she is working as Coordinator, Education at the Mahira Foundation.
Staff & Team Members
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