Poulomi Basu

Poulomi is an award winning Indian trans-media artist, photographer and activist widely known for advocating for the rights of women.  She was born and raised in Calcutta. 

Poulomi is forever in awe of the resilience shown by those in extraordinary circumstance, by those who are bent but not broken. Her work has become known for documenting the role of women in isolated communities and conflict zones and more generally for advocating for the rights of women.

In January 2016, Poulomi was invitedto speak at the National Geographic Annual Seminar in D.C. and was featured alongside Hilary Clinton in Refinery29. She is also the Director of Just Another Photo Festival, a traveling guerrilla visual media festival that democratizes photography by taking it to the people and forging new audiences.