Riya writes on architecture and design and is the curator of The Aram Gallery in London.
Riya is an established architecture and design journalist, having written for The Independent, The Architects’ Journal, Architectural Review, Frame, Disegno and Icon magazine, where she was senior editor until 2015. She completed a Masters degree at the Welsh School of Architecture in 2008 before changing fields. Currently, she is curator of The Aram Gallery in London, an independent space dedicated to new and experimental design. The gallery has a reputation for finding new talent and exhibiting the work of designers in their early careers.