Avni Sejpal

Avni Sejpal

Avni Sejpal is a Mumbai based Architect & designer dedicated to experimental research in design through a deep investigation of materials and structure; always in the pursuit of sustainable manufacturing solutions.

She holds a degree in Architecture from KRVIA, Mumbai and an MA in Environmental Design (Majors in Furniture, Public Art and Graphics) from the Chelsea College of Art & Design, London.

Prior to founding her studio in 2011, Avni worked with renowned Architects and designers such as Rajiv Saini (Mumbai), Paul Loebach (New York) among others, where she discovered a love for Spaces, furniture and products. She continued to hone her desi gn skills by working as Design Director for her family run business; designing and producing bespoke textiles, exhibiting her collections internationally.

Driven by a love of unconventional use of materials and intuitive forms , Avni uses her collective experience from various design fields to create striking artworks for public spaces, corporate environments, exhibitions and private homes. Her designs include many handmade, one-of-a-kind pieces that highlight Avni's diverse sensibilities and holistic design approach.

Today, with the help of a dedicated team, Avni continues to explore and experiment with new techniques, crafts and materials, pushing the boundaries of design. Studio Avni products are all designed and engineered by Avni, using a broad variety of techniques and a trusted network of local fabricators and artisans. Every piece is hand assembled by the studio team and personally inspected by the designer.

Work Experience

Design Head

Education Details

Chelsea College of Art & Design, London
Masters in Design, Furniture, Textiles, graphics | 2002 - 2003
Kamala Raheja Vidyanidhi School of Architecture
B. Arch, Architecture | 1996 - 2001

Personal Details

Avni Sejpal