Manoj Pandey is a writer/illustrator/digital enthusiast based in Delhi (with 14+ years in advertising). He's worked with agencies such as Ogilvy & Mather, Weiden + Kennedy, SapientNitro, and across brands like Nike, Incredible India, Unilever, and Coke. His works have appeared in The Guardian, BBC, CNN, World Literature Today, and Design Indaba, among others. And has been exhibited in Tate, London and Motherland. In 2014, he was named as one of the 200 Best Illustrators in the world by Lurzer’s Archive. He was a speaker at Jaipur Literature Festival and D&AD Kyoorius Design Yatra, 2016. His debut collection of short fiction featuring Salman Rushdie, Margaret Atwood, Shashi Tharoor, among others, was published by HarperCollins India. His second book, The Legacy of Nothing was shortlisted for the Tagore Prize 2019. Of recent, his initiative to make literature more accessible to the common man, is slowly gaining acclaim as The World’s Largest ‘Public’ Library.


Latest book – The Legacy of Nothing | shortlisted for Tagore Prize 2019

The World's Largest 'Public' Library – an initiative to make literature more accessible

Tales On Tweet – from a hashtag to a bestseller

Storytelling on Twitter turns into wall murals.

a film for Incredible India

Budweiser Magnum Launch video

#crickwit - a social platform created for Sprite

#tacotweatup - a social platform created for Taco Bell

music + shower = moxie

An awareness campaign for WWF

IndiGo ATR (small plane) launch campaign

Prints and posters for IndiGo ATR launch

Part of Nike global repositioning pitch

Interactive bird house for a donation drive

Campaign for Michael Moore's new show

Campaign for PLAYFIT

Product/feature ads for the campaign

WIP campaign for Carlton by VIP