About Kyoorius


About Kyoorius

Since 2006, Kyoorius has championed the creative community in India through programmes that inform, inspire and stimulate. An initiative of Transasia Fine Papers, Kyoorius is a not-for-profit organisation that celebrates all aspects of creative communication and marketing. It seeks to provide a platform to empower and sustain creative industry in India, and secure its rightful place in shaping the growth of the country. Surpluses go straight to educational programmes created for students and professionals. Designyatra is one of the foremost international design conferences, attracting creative minds from all over the world. Through events, regular publications and other initiatives, Kyoorius is committed to galvanising the Indian creative community and inspiring India’s next creative generation.


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Kyoorius Designyatra

Kyoorius has created and curated one of the world’s biggest and best annual conferences on design – Kyoorius Designyatra. Designyatra is attended by over 1300 delegates from across Asia and has featured some of the biggest names in global creative and communications industry.



Kyoorius Magazine

Alongside, the Kyoorius Magazine is now the one of the most celebrated publications on design in India. The Kyoorius Magazine focuses on bringing the best in Indian design to the fore. Over its 29 editions – the Kyoorius Magazine has included carefully curated features on design and innovation in India and in addition includes regular features by Michael Wolff, Wally Olins, Erik Kessels, Erik Spiekermann and many more.



Kyoorius Design Showcase

Distributed to over 3000 corporates – the biennial Kyoorius Showcase Book is the only and most comprehensive directory – bringing together over 150 design studios from across the nation.



Kyoorius Awards

2014 saw the launch of the Kyoorius Creative Awards in association with D&AD – alongside the 2nd edition of the of India’s foremost design awards – The Kyoorius Design Awards. The Kyoorius Awards honour outstanding creative work in the Indian visual communications sphere for both professionals and students. Together Kyoorius and D&AD have created a truly principled and ethical platform by setting the highest standard in judging criteria.



Papers by Kyoorius

After 15 years of distributing and marketing premium fine papers, Papers by Kyoorius is Transasia’s foray into launching definitive fine paper collections under the Kyoorius brand — bringing to India some of the most innovative and effective fine papers for an ever evolving and always demanding industry.