India’s Big City Fix is an article by Jude D’Souza describing the need for a change in the existing town planning and infrastructure of the Cities.
Designed in parity to the booming café culture in the city, Anand Sweets in Whitefield is a boutique store and restaurant that provides its customers with an indulgent shopping and dining experience.
The latest issue (No. 61) of the Journal of Landscape Architecture (JLA), India’s premier journal on landscape and environmental design, carries an essay by Dr. Bimal Patel, the head of HCP Design Planning & Management Private Limited (HCP), the firm was chosen by the Government of India to design the redevelopment that will radically transform the Central Vista Precinct, including the Houses of Parliament. The essay speaks of many things that I find interesting, contains many points of value and agreement, but I will not take on many of them here. A section of the essay speaks on the Central Vista project, and this is what I will focus on. Given this is a current and contested public project of significance that is capturing public attention, the timing of this essay requires that, in addition to his specific mentions of the project, general points made by Dr. Patel must also be interpreted in its light.
After visiting my lake house at Andur on an invitation
The original brief by client was to make the house uncongested and to give it a more fresh vibe therefore, the basic parameters considered while dealing with the 2.5 BHK apartment are subtle use of materials and fresh color palette which helped to make the spaces look big and user friendly.
Located in the Radha Puram Estate housing on NH-2, Mathura, the house is a blend of modernism and simplicity. Designed for a well known & respected family in Mathura, the Maniks, the form of the house speaks for itself with its straight lines and bold proportions highlighted with a corner reflective glass window. Simple material & finishes such as Enamel painted MS grills and painted stucco plaster have been employed diligently on the only elevation of the house.
The government of Bangladesh decides to give the fund to rehabilitation this oldest community of Bangladesh. In the project there accommodation of 100 families with all facilities. Mainly average fishermen are Hindu in religion but here most of the fishermen are Muslim. School, Mosque, Health center, Training center, Community club, Celebration space, Boat making & anchoring space, Bazar, Playground etc. all facility are given here by the doing local survey of this community.
Workspace for Studio inVoid, at Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, by Studio inVoid
Nava Clinic at Hyderabad: An earthy material palette, inviting persona & an unconventional demeanour ground this dermatologist’s clinic venue designed by Ar. Mounika Kodali in the prime neighbourhood of HITEC City, Hyderabad.
The Kabadiwalla Connect Workspace at Chennai by Drawing Hands Studio
Located on Golf Course Road, Gurgaon, myPaperclip was conceived as an experiential flagship store, a space to experience the products and explore the opportunities of their corporate clients with an office.
Best of Asia Village Restaurant at Delhi, Interior design by Aspire Designs
Pops of hues, a modern persona & a chic identity are lyrical counterparts of the design scheme envisioned by Ar. Mounika Kodali for the iconic G Pulla Ready Sweets, 71-year-old sweetmeat franchise based in the heart of Hyderabad.
A sense of compact space and high requirements defined the design’s starting point. The design aims in creating a space allowing a flexible way with
Enable – If you can’t feel it, you won’t remember it.
ALTER EGO: Poche’ announces its first International Design Studio
Collaborative Architecture has been invited by Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Museum to be part of the ground-breaking, Humanitarian Design Series titled- DESIGNING PEACE, due in the second half of 2021.
The Artist’s Journey – Tikuli Dogra, an artist from Delhi.
JK House, at New, Delhi by Conarch Architects
The House of Canopy, at Ludhiana, Punjab, by Ashok Sharma Architects
GreenVolt Experience Store, at Ahmedabad, by MANAYAN Architects
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