Ruchira is a freelance artist and curator who works with several educational and arts organisations across India. Early in her career, Ruchira Das decided to leave the corporate world to follow her heart and work with the arts. After 15 years of working with various arts organisations across India, in different capacities, she founded ThinkArts in December 2013. Based in Kolkata, ThinkArts works towards bringing a diverse programme of literary, visual art, dance, theatre to children and young people in several cities across India. She is the deputy director of ARThink South Asia.