Gaurav MK Wali is an industrial and material designer from India. Working against design’s ‘mono-culture’, he wants to bring about new perspectives on the way we understand design through his practice. He is keen on designing for a positive social and environmental impact. His interests lie in material research, experimentation and innovation that are intuitive and hands-on.


ADF Milano Salone Award 2021
Outstanding Performance Award

Ro Plastic Prize 2021
Runners-up, Responsible Innovation

Green Product Award 2021
Nominee, Green Concept


Elle Decor International Design Award 2021
Nominee, Tabletop Category

Elle Decor International Design Award 2020
Nominee, Tabletop Category

Core77 Design Award 2020
Winner, Design for Social Impact


Ro Guiltless Plastic Exhibition 2022

Qatar Museums | Qatar

Milan Design Week 2021
Ro Guiltless Plastic Exhibition | Italy

Gwangju Design Biennale 2021
Main Exhibition | South Korea

Dutch Design Week 2021
1m2 Collective 2021 | Netherlands

London Stationery Show 2021
Trends Hub | United Kingdom

Connected: Lost & Found 2021
Goldsmiths College | United Kingdom