June 26, 2018

Private Residence No. 07 at Ahmedabad by FLXBL DESIGN CONSULTANCY

Private Residence No. 07 at Ahmedabad by, FLXBL DESIGN CONSULTANCY

The house, dubbed as the Private Residence No. 7 is located in the middle of a neo-posh locality of the city. The exposed-concrete residence shows how architecture can be used as a tool to give expression to human mind through clever play of open and closed spaces. The house is crafted for the family of four keeping with their love for nature and keen desire for accommodating immense greens in the spaces such that it mingles with the daily life of the family through elevated garden and roof top courtyard.

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Ankon MItra - Trees

The trees that are to be cut need not be cut – Ankon Mitra writes to the PMO and the Environment Minister, Delhi

There have been widespread protests against the government’s decision to cut nearly 16500 trees for the redevelopment project. Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs came up with a press release that promised replanting of trees in 1:10 ratio. Which means for every single tree that would be cut, there would be ten new saplings planted. Ankon Mitra, who is a landscape designer, popular for his “Oritecture” has written to the PMO and Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change.

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