I spend my time at the intersection of Digital St. and Physical Ave. cooking up immersive experiences with the right portions of empathy and innovation. Yes, they all come with a pinch of fun!

Recent Projects



Autodesk Inc. / UX Design Intern

May 2015 - JULY 2015 / SAN FRANCISCO

Worked on improving the first experience of Autodesk users through a new offering. Involved in the early stage of the project gave me the freedom to lay down the ground work and ask the right questions for the team to explore.

Commonfloor.com / Interaction Designer


Involved in the complete production cycle of the web and mobile products from ideation, conceptualisation up to the execution stage.

Krishnasistla.com / Freelancer

2009 - 2014 / ROORKEE

Managed a wide variety of cross-media projects involving branding, UI design and development for a range of establishments.


California College of the Arts

MFA-Interaction Design


Experimenting on Tangible Interaction, Natural User Interface, Augmented Reality and Empathetic Design process.

IIT Roorkee

Bachelor of Architecture

AUG 2009 - MAY 2014 / ROORKEE

Conceptualized an augmented experience of physical spaces in my thesis project on International Convention Center, Vishakhapatnam, India. Created interactive spaces with the right mix of formal and informal interactions.


  • I had the pleasure of working with Krishna during his internship at Autodesk. Krishna was a real self starter that provided our team with fresh insights a new perspective. Krishna provided the project with a solid conceptual base that we continue to build upon. Great work! Jon Page - UX Manager, Autodesk Inc.

  • Krishna is the quintessential scientist-designer who can resolve complex problems with eureka type solutions. He is someone who is capable of looking beyond the obvious and question the ground rules. Sometime break them too for good. Shayak Sen - UX Manager, Commonfloor.com

  • Krishna is very bright, highly motivated and has an uncommonly strong work ethic. In addition to his skill, his pleasant demeanor and kind smile make him an excellent team player. Matthew Passmore - MoreLabs

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