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Nathaniel Gaskell in black and white wearing a collared shirt and looking directly into the camera smiling slightly.

Executive Director, MAP Academy

Nathaniel Gaskell

Nathaniel Gaskell is a curator, writer and Executive Director of the MAP Academy, Bengaluru, and the former director of the Tasveer Gallery. He is the author of Photography in India: A Visual History from the 1850s to the Present (Prestel, 2018), and editor of several other books on photography in Asia, including William Dalrymple’s The Historian’s Eye (HarperCollins India), Derry Moore’s In the Shadow of the Raj (Prestel, 2017) and Karan Kapoor’s Time & Tide and Hikari: Contemporary Photography from Japan. He received a BA in Fine Art from the Arts University College, Bournemouth, and an MA in Cultural Studies from the London Consortium. He lives between Bengaluru and Singapore.