Ananda was born and raised in Berlin. After living in India and Nepal she studied art history and philosophy at the Humboldt University of Berlin where she completed her Bachelor Degree in 2018. She is currently studying art history in a global context (MA) as well as film studies at the Freie Universität Berlin. Her interest lies in the mutual interpenetration of art and philosophy – the connections and interfaces between practice and theory.
Since November 2018 she has been working for the German Society for Design Theory and Research (DGTF) and supports the Design Research Lab in the field of public relations.