When emerging artists left our jury spellbound: First Take 2021 – A Photo Story

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On October 21, our esteemed jury gathered in our Ahmedabad office to select winning entries. Creative energy filled the atmosphere and our team gained a lot from perspectives shared by our jury members. K.S. Radhakrishnan, Vasudevan Akkitham, Rm Palaniappan, Kristine Michael, and Hartmut Wurster carefully selected the top 10 works of First Take 2021. Know more about our 2021 jury in this article. Below are some glimpses from the event.

From L-R – Vasedevan Akkitham, K.S Radhakrishnan, Rm Palaniappan, Kristine Michael, and Abir India Founder Ruby Jagrut discuss artworks received for First Take 2021
Rm Palaniappan and Kristine Michael discussing an artwork that caught their attention
L to R – Abir India teammate Harshal Patel, Founder Ruby Jagrut, and Vasudevan Akkitham
Abir India Founder Ruby Jagrut with K.S Radhakrishnan
Rm Palaniappan and Kristine Michael
Rm Palaniappan and Kristine Michael
Kristine Michael making notes for the final round
K.S. Radhakrishnan closely inspecting an entry
Jury members and Abir India Founder in a discussion about the relevance of events such as First Take 2021 and the diversity and the strength of the entries received.
From L to R – Kristine Micheal, Vasudevan Akkitham, Hartmut Wurster, and Rm Palaniappan