MR VINOD J NAIR

Mr Vinod J Nair

Lecturer

BFA(Applied Arts), Mumbai

vinod.nair@taylors.edu.my
Subjects Taught
  • Electronic Publishing
  • Typography

Research Interests
  • Book Design
  • Portrait/Profile Photography
  • Type Expression using Photography
  • Cinematography, Documentaries & Film

Exhibitions
  • Typographic Exhibition 2005 (Group) Font Design "Rock Face"

Professional Affiliations
  • wREGA (Wakaf Reka Grafik Malaysia)

Awards
  • 1996 Raju Memorial Prize (in Press Campaign) Sir JJ Inst Of App. Art (Uni Mumbai), India
  • 1996 Colour Art Lab Prize (in Creative B/W Photography Sir JJ Inst Of App. Art (Uni Mumbai), India
  • 1997 Creative Circle Prize (Best B/W Photography) Sir JJ Inst Of App. Art (Uni Mumbai), India
  • 1997 Ambience Advt. Prize (Best Typography) Sir JJ Inst Of App. Art (Uni Mumbai), India
  • 1997 Link Advt. Prize (Best Design of the year) Sir JJ Inst Of App. Art (Uni Mumbai), India
  • 1997 Contract Advt. Prize (Total Branding Award) Sir JJ Inst Of App. Art (Uni Mumbai), India
  • 1997 Ulka Advt. Prize (Best Work in Design Category) Sir JJ Inst Of App. Art (Uni Mumbai), India
  • 1997 Creative Circle Prize (Best PhotographicTtheme) Sir JJ Inst Of App. Art (Uni Mumbai), India
  • 1997 Phalke Kiran Prize (in Best Colour Photography) Sir JJ Inst Of App. Art (Uni Mumbai), India

Awards/ Recognition
  • 1998 1st Fashion Feature for Mens Review
  • 1998 Designed 1st Music Album for Sony Music
  • 1998 1st 4 page Fashion feature for International Fashion Magazine Elle
  • 1999 Photgraphed Bollywood Villain Om Puri
  • 2000 Co Designed The Alliance Bank Logo
  • 2001 Designed & Photographed Southern Investment Bank Brochure
  • 2001 Designed Asian Australian Art Centre Logo
  • 2003 Setup internal Design Studio for MIA
  • 2004 Designed 1st MIA College Prospectus
  • 2004 Designed The Art of Choong Kam Kow Book
  • 2004 Designed Brochure for The National Art Gallery Show "Continuities: Contemporary Art of Malaysia"
  • 2005 Commissioned to photograph the Prime Minister of Malaysia Tun Abdullah Ahmad Badawi for the cover of Off the Edge Magazine
  • 2005 Designed my 1st Font “Rock”
  • 2005 Designed Poster, Invitation and Exhibition space for the Georg Baselitz Exhibition for the Inst. of Foreign Relations Stuttgart at the MIA Gallery
  • 2006 Commissioned to photograph (the now Head of Opposition) D.S. Anwar Ibrahim for the cover of Off The Edge
  • 2006/7 Designed 300pg 40 Anniversary Book for MIA
  • 2007 Commissioned to photograph the Ex-Prime Minister of Malaysia Tun Dr. Mahatir Mohammad for the cover of Off the Edge Magazine
  • 2008 Commissioned to photograph Datuk Siti Nurhaliza for the cover of Off The Edge
  • 2008 Commissioned to photograph Chief Minister of Kelantan Tok Guru Nik Aziz
  • 2008 Invited to be a Judge for the MPA (Magazine Publishing Awards)
  • 2009 Invited to be the Main Assessor, conduct a design workshop and give a talk at The Design Institute of India (DII) Indore.