Translating Urban Identity through Institutional Design

The state of West Bengal occupies a prominent place in the socio-cultural tapestry of India, as the birthplace of some of the country’s finest artists, writers and philosophers. Dialogue and debate form a crucial part of daily life in the state’s urban centres – as best evidenced by Kolkata’s addas, neighbourhood hotspots where peers congregate … Continue reading Translating Urban Identity through Institutional Design

Designing Campuses for Resilience

·         Project: BRCM Public School·         Location: Vidyagram, Haryana·         Built – Up Area: Approx 6 Lakh Sq.ft·         Year of Completion: 2018 While conversations around sustainability have been picking up momentum for over a decade, the concept of resilience through design is only now gaining traction – especially now that the end of the pandemic appears closer than ever. … Continue reading Designing Campuses for Resilience

Invigorating Spaces of Higher Education

·         Project: Amity University·         Location: Mumbai·         Site Area: 20 Acre·         Year of Completion: 2021 Education Institutes bear the immense responsibility of providing an environment perennially conducive to learning, exchange and engagement. Part of this responsibility is borne by teachers and students, but a substantial share relies on the built environment within which learning takes place. This … Continue reading Invigorating Spaces of Higher Education