Abhishek Kumar

Nationality: Indian
Area of Expertise: Visual Communication and User Interaction Design

Abhishek Kumar is a user interface and interaction designer with a foundation in visual communication design. Abhishek has an appetite for exploring a variety of professional design practices and engaging in a broader discourse. This led him to work as a user interface and interaction designer at Adobe, where he was thrilled to be able to work on products that influence the lives of millions of users. He also worked towards understanding the vast possibilities that exist within the realm of a human centered app design process.

Abhishek likes to look at the world through a problem solver’s lens. His desire for continuous improvement, evolution and being able to express his ideas prompted him to pursue a career in Design and Critical Thinking. He approaches creation and innovation from an infinitely boundless process. Through the course of his professional journey, Abhishek has had the opportunity to work and learn from various set-ups, ranging from advertising, to graphic design and product design studios.

He believes that CIID’s unique Interaction Design Programme and its prolific community of multidisciplinary designers will help him learn through experimentation in an incubator-like environment – which is something that is rare and valuable.

Abhishek relaxes by arranging objects on his desk in systematic grids. He is a die-hard petrolhead and is deeply passionate about Italian and German cars, and has an unquenchable thirst for random trivia.