DeSha Creative, owned by artist/designer Shalini Prasad, is an integrative studio for graphic design and interior design. Creative services range from print design, logo design, brand development, information graphics, book design, exhibit design, signage, space & decor consulting.
Shalini Prasad B.Arch/M.S. Design
At DeSha, Shalini brings a distinct and cohesive expertise to her work as a visual communicator, that stems from a trifecta background in architecture, design & art; professional experience spanning over 15 years; and an unwavering commitment to her inter-disciplinary knowledge. Shalini's aesthetic is characterized by a keen spatial and structural sensitivity, strong graphic understanding and innate artistic fluidity. She is able to seamlessly balance the play of form, image, line, texture and type, in both two dimensional and three dimensional space.
Shalini Prasad began her formal creative journey with a Bachelor's degree in Architecture from Sushant School of Art and Architecture, Delhi, India in 1999. After specializing as a residential architect for two years in Bangalore, she moved to the US where she received a Master’s Degree of Science in Visual Communication Design from the Herberger Institute of Design at Arizona State University,Tempe in 2003. She honed her professional skill as an in-house graphic designer in corporate/marketing communication firms and advertising agencies for 6 years while consulting as an environmental graphic designer, in both Saint Louis and New Jersey.
Under DeSha Creative, Shalini started pursuing an independent direction and has been exclusively consulting since 2012 for single-business owners, organizations and design firms. She also creates custom graphic-art for her clients and sells her mixed-media pieces in galleries, exhibitions and art fairs.