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Hall of Nations: heritage or history?

Text: Anupriya Saraswat The Delhi High Court’s decision to stay the demolition order for the Hall of Nations (HoN) until the Heritage Conservation Committee (HCC) gives its verdict comes as a quiet note of conciliation...
Manoj Kumar - 5 ways to find new clients

5 Ways to Get New Clients – Manoj Kumar

An architectural practice is reliant on its clientele – we design according to our sensibilities, but for their necessities. Getting new clients is a continuous process and you have to dedicate resources smartly to get...
Amravati Capital Complex - Maki and Associates

Might over Merit in the new Andhra capital

The termination of Maki and Associates’s contract underscores a disturbing trend in Indian public works. The splitting of the state of Andhra Pradesh has been rife with controversy from the very beginning. In tande...
Unbuilt Architecture

Unbuilt Architecture – UnBuilt seeks to celebrate not only what...

Collaborate to Consolidate – Manoj Kumar talks about Strategies for...

When BuildingDesign compiled a list of the 100 largest architectural firms in the world, only 3 firms from India made the cut – Hafeez Contractor, CP Kukreja and Morphogenesis – accounting for less than 500 Indian ar...

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Book Review: The Kailas at Ellora by Roger Vogler

Book Review: The Kailas at Ellora by Roger Vogler

Few days back, we announced the launch of the book: ‘The Kailas at Ellora’ by Roger Vogler and Peeyush Sekhsaria HERE. B. S. Keshav,...
Dhananjay Shinde – Times are good for art, architecture and design..

Dhananjay Shinde – Times are good for art, architecture and...

Dhananjay Shinde looked positive about the profession and was excited about the future. We asked a couple of questions about the profession and his...
Poonam Verma Mascarenhas

Poonam Verma Mascarenhas

Architect Poonam Verma Mascarenhas is engaged in unraveling and reviving the inherent wisdom of traditional building technology as she believes they offer a generically...
Works and Profile of Brinda Somaya – Somaya And Kalappa Consultants

Works and Profile of Brinda Somaya – Somaya And Kalappa...

Brinda Somaya, Architect and Conservationist completed her Master of Arts degree from Smith College, USA after graduating from the Sir J. J. College of...
Works and profile of Gita Balakrishnan – Ethos

Works and profile of Gita Balakrishnan – Ethos

After her graduation in architecture from The School of Planning and Architecture, Delhi, Gita Balakrishnan trained under Dr. Volker Hartkopf at the Centre for...
Nupur Shah – WE Design Studio

Nupur Shah – WE Design Studio

‘WE’ adopts a philosophical method of enquiry into design and investigates the relationship between built form and space through a lateral and rigorous thought...
Anika Mittal Dhawan – Mold Design Studio

Anika Mittal Dhawan – Mold Design Studio

Anika Mittal, Founder and Director of Mold Design Studio is an Architect and an Urban Designer with over 8 years of experience across all...
Engineers are not architects.. – Abhishek Bij

Engineers are not architects.. – Abhishek Bij

Recent ruling by Madhya Pradesh High Court has put the whammy on architects. Architects in India is a small community of about 60000 professionals, but...
City Center Mall, Siliguri – By Morphogenesis

City Center Mall, Siliguri – By Morphogenesis

About Morphogenesis: Morphogenesis is recognized globally as one of the leading Architecture firms from India. Founded in 1996, the firm is based out of...
NEEL – Hospitality Project by Sameep Padora

NEEL – Hospitality Project by Sameep Padora

Project Facts Name of the project: NEEL Status: Built Year of completion: 2014 Design Team: Vami Koticha , Archita Banerjee , Aparna Dhareshwar Location: Andheri...
The Architect as a Craftsperson

The Architect as a Craftsperson

Author: Ar. Himanshu Burte, is an architect and an Assistant Professor at the School of Habitat Studies, at Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai. A...
SPANDAN – An Architect’s Studio

SPANDAN – An Architect’s Studio

SPANDAN, architect Shailesh Devi’s studio is located in Nashik. The planning and design of the studio is based on the philosophy of “Journey of...