Dr. Divya Singhal Gupta is an academician, researcher and an Indian textiles enthusiast. Armed with a PhD in Textiles from the University of Delhi, she has dedicated her career to exploring the rich tapestry of Indian traditional textiles, fashion, and handicrafts.
Currently serving as the Content Manager for the Indian Textiles and Crafts Repository Project at the esteemed National Institute of Fashion Technology, Dr. Gupta plays a pivotal role in preserving and disseminating knowledge about India’s cultural heritage. Her work in curating and managing this repository showcases her commitment to nurturing India’s textile and craft legacy for generations to come.
With over five years of teaching experience and a research portfolio spanning six years, Dr. Gupta is not only a seasoned educator but also a dynamic researcher. Her expertise in garment construction, handlooms, and the intricate world of Indian textiles has made her an influential figure in academia.
Beyond her professional achievements, Dr. Divya Singhal Gupta is an advocate for the preservation of traditional craftsmanship and the promotion of sustainable fashion practices. Her multifaceted contributions have left an indelible mark on the realm of textiles, bridging the gap between tradition and innovation.