Viswanath 'Veesh' Swamy is an internationally-published fashion photographer, artist, and medical student based between NYC, Paris, Florence, Detroit & Grand Rapids. Currently, he is enrolled in his medical doctorate (M.D.) degree, and he is passionate about social innovation and visual storytelling by intersecting art, human-centered design, technology, and medicine. In academia, his current research interests span the medical humanities and technologies in medicine, and he is interested in pursuing a career in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
Listen to "Episode 1: Health Design" featuring Veesh Swamy on the Get to Know podcast.
- 2024, MD, College of Human Medicine at Michigan State University
- 2020, MSc, Columbia University in the City of New York
- 2017, Non-Degree, Parsons Paris, The New School of Design
- 2018, BS, Wayne State University
Publications + Features
- Getty Images
- HOUR Magazine
- SEEN Magazine
- CARAS Magazine
- Archive Magazine
- D Business Magazine
- Think Detroit Exhibition
- Detroit Institute of Arts (FashBash)
- Milk Studios
- Coach New York
- Blue Bedroom Records
Swamy, V.L., Portrait Photography – A Rehabilitative Tool? : 19th International and Interdisciplinary Conference on Communication, Medicine, and Ethics – Università degli Studi dell'Insubri, Como, Italy
Swamy, V.L., Jose A. Augmented Reflection in Healing Architecture: A Proposed Technological Psychosocial Intervention: Space, Place, and Design in Medicine Conference – University of Southern Denmark
Swamy, V.L., The Verbal and Physical Border in Non-Dialogical Patient-Doctor Relationship: Health Beyond Borders Conference – Columbia University Paris Global Center
Veesh's scholarly work can be found on ResearchGate.