The Floating Magazine (TFM) is a monthly digital publication about visual culture in Asia and Middle East. We are devoted to having meaningful and in-depth conversations with creatives from these regions. Through these conversations, we delve into the stories about their lives, inspirations, creativity, perspectives, work, personal projects, travel, cities, countries, and culture, among other things.
TFM is published by TFM Studio.
Founder & Editor: Payal Khandelwal is an independent journalist, with about 10 years of work experience with brands like Campaign India, The Indian Express, Kyoorius, and Blink Digital. She also runs TFM Studio. @thefloatingbed
Creative Director: Hooiwan Ling is a communications designer with 12 years of experience, including two years of working in Mumbai with Kyoorius. Hooiwan is interested in solving problems with creative solutions. @hooiwan
Associate Editor: Sonaksha Iyengar is a writer, illustrator, book designer, and associate editor of TFM Studio. She loves sailing in waves of art and design all day, while hoarding boxes filled with books and poetry all night. @sonaksha
TFM Partners are the brands and individuals who support TFM’s publishing endeavors and other initiatives.