Education

2020, MFA Textiles with Departmental Honors, Parsons School of Design, New York, NY

2015, Professional Diploma in Textile Design, Srishti Institute of Art, Design, and Technology, Bengaluru, India

2014, Study Abroad Program, HDK Valand - Academy of Design and Crafts, Gothenburg, Sweden 

Creative Experience
 

2020-21, Textile Studio Manager, Judy Ross Textiles, New York, NY

2021, Freelance Textile Designer, Texind Inc, NJ

2020 -21, Freelance Textile Designer, Lori Weitzner Design, New York, NY     

2019 - 2020, Textile Design Apprentice, Fragmentario Studio, New York, NY

2019, Textile Consultant, Obeetee Pvt. Ltd, Mirzapur, India - New York, NY

2018-2019, Textile Design Apprentice, Tick Studio, New York, NY

2015-2017, Textile Designer, Small shop, Bengaluru, India

2013, Design Intern, Mother Earth, Industree Crafts Pvt. Ltd, Bengaluru, India 

2013, Textile and Material Researcher, Studio Tjeerd Veenhoven, Bengaluru, India 

Publications


2021, Michele Debczak "Reminiscent: How One Designer Used Scented Textiles to Capture the Fragrances of Home", Mental Floss, 24 June 2021

2021, "Pallavi Padukone", Clearline Zine Issue 003, June 2021

2021, Grace Ebert, " Thread Infused with Scent Embellishes Embroidered and Woven Textiles to Stimulate Memories", Colossal, 1 June 2021

2021, Frank Scott, " Reminiscent Fragrant Textiles by Pallavi Padukone", A' Design Award and Competition, 12 May 2021
2021, Frank Scott, " Interview with Pallavi Padukone
", A' Design Award and Competition, 7 May 2021

2021, Mahalakshmi Prabhakaran, "Fragrance In The Warp and Weft", The Times of India, Bengaluru, 20 February 2021

2020, Generation 2020, Talking Textiles Magazine Vol. 5, New York Textile Month

2020, Quinn Halman, "Parsons' Inaugural MFA Textile Graduates Debut Capstone Projects", Interior Design Magazine, 3 July 2020

2019, Kathleen S Bingham, "Intersection of Craft and Technology", Rug News and Design, October 2019

2019, "Textile Designer and Nose", Talking Textiles Magazine Vol. 4, New York Textile Month

2019, Rosemary Feitelberg, "Tech-Based Textiles, Fragrant Embroidery and Other Imaginative Ideas on View at the New School", Women's Wear Daily, 17 May 2019

Group Exhibitions

2021, Soft Sanctuary, Occupants Gallery, New York, NY (View)
2021, Identity, The Holy Art Gallery, Virtual, London, UK 

2020, Hybrid (New York Textile Month), Mana Contemporary, Jersey City, NJ

2020, I-D and Arts Thread Global Design Graduate Show in collaboration with Gucci, Virtual

2020, Nature, Art Room Online Gallery

2019, Textiles MFA Showcase, Arnold and Shiela Aronson Gallery, New York, NY

2015, Srishti Collective, Chitrakala Parishad, Bangalore, India

2014, Textilepidemi, Konstepidemin, Gothenburg, Sweden

2014, Got -A- Place, 9 Götaplatsen, Gothenburg Sweden

2013, Beyond Sight, Rangoli Art Center, Bengaluru, India 

Awards

2021, Iron A'Design Award in Textile Design Category, Milan, Italy

2020, Finalist and Special Mention, Dorothy Waxman International Textile Design Prize, New York, NY

2020, Finalist, Windows Wear Student Award, New York, NY

2019, Finalist, Dorothy Waxman International Textile Design Prize, New York, NY

2015, Certificate of Commendation for Undergraduate Capstone Project, Srishti Institute of Art, Design, and Technology, Bengaluru, India