The making of a Master Architect, Hasmukh C. Patel – By Christopher Charles Benninger

The making of a Master Architect, Hasmukh C. Patel – By Christopher Charles Benninger

When Hasmukh C. Patel returned to India from his postgraduate studies at Cornell in 1959 the architectural profession in the subcontinent was just establishing itself as a respected occupation. e educated public assumed only engineers designed buildings of any magnitude...
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Book Launch – The Architecture of Hasmukh Patel – Selected Projects – 1963 – 2003

Book Launch – The Architecture of Hasmukh Patel – Selected Projects – 1963 – 2003

Hasmukh Patel’s architectural practice spanned the transformative latter decades of the 20th century. Patel navigated the political and economic changes of his time and brought his talents to bear equally on institutional, private and speculative development...
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New Campus for Indian Institute of Management – Ahmedabad

New Campus for Indian Institute of Management – Ahmedabad

Project Facts: Project name: New Campus for Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad Architects: Bimal Patel – HCP Design, Planning and Management Pvt. Ltd. Location: Ahmedabad Photographs: Dinesh Mehta (Unless mentioned) For more Facts and Details: CLI...
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Design versus User Experience – A Case of Gujarat High Court Building

Design versus User Experience – A Case of Gujarat High Court Building

Many times it happens that the architecture that is appreciated, lauded and celebrated by the architectural fraternity, doesn’t appease the actual users. Architecture is experienced differently by different people, by the architect himself, by other ar...
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