I am Shailesh Khandeparkar, a Graduate from ‘The Goa School of Art’, working as a Freelance Illustrator and Designer, based in Mumbai. I had the fortune of being one of the emminent panel of juries for the prestigious D&AD awards 2011.I prefer working onwhat I call Indian-Urban genre of design. It is a mix of classical Indian styles of design with modern techniques. I like the starkness of black and white and colour acrylicstyle. My work has been featured in all international design magazines, and all the projects are mostly done completely by himself, like the art direction, execution etc.My work for WWF was selected as ‘In-book’ at D&AD 3 yearsin a row and also been nominated for the Yellow Pencil He has won a Gold Pencil in One Show Design, Bronze at the Clio Awards, and silver in Cannes, London International and other several nomination in major awards.Someof his work was published in The Work Book, WPP Cream Book, idn, Communication Art, Computer Art and Indexbook.