Rajji Desai

Rajji Desai is an architect and a recent graduate of the Harvard GSD’s Master in Design Studies program with a concentration in Urbanism, Landscape and Ecology (2019). Operating at the intersection of critical geography and visual studies, her research examines the hidden externalities of technological systems in the 21st century.
At present, Rajji is a research associate at Harvard GSD’s Critical Landscapes Design Lab and a member of the Urban Theory Lab. Before coming to Harvard, Rajji worked as an urban researcher at Columbia University’s GSAPP Studio X Mumbai where she was involved in projects spanning urban planning, art, and architecture. She holds a Bachelor of Architecture from Mumbai University’s KRVIA (2015).