Ahmed Ansari

Ahmed Ansari is an Assistant Professor in Integrated Design and Media at New York University. His research and writing sits at the intersection of design studies and critical cultural theory, with a focus on decolonising knowledge production in design ethnography, history, and theory, and doing cross-cultural, cosmotechnical studies of concepts active in design praxis and discourse, with a focus on South Asian histories and knowledge systems. He is a founding member of the Decolonising Design Platform, and also teaches at, and works with, design programs in Pakistan.He has a PhD in Design Studies from Carnegie Mellon University.