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Book: Brinda Somaya: Works & Continuities, An Architectural Monograph

Brinda Somaya has created a diverse and eclectic portfolio of work that spans the width and depth of India. Belonging to the “Bridge Generation”, Somaya defines the term and frames it as a time in which individuals initiated their careers in different arts including architecture and design as they addressed the changing socio-political landscape of a newly-Independent India. It was this generation that ‘bridged’ the architectural spaces between the Great Masters and the current generation.

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Rajabai Tower and Library Building, Mumbai, Brinda Somaya – Somaya and Kalappa Consultants

The Mumbai University was established on 18 July 1857. In August 1864 Premchand Roychand, a merchant prince of Bombay, offered to the University, a donation of Rs. 2, 00, 000 towards the erection of a University which may be an ornament to the city, and by becoming a storehouse of the learned works, not only …

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Goa Institute of Management – Brinda Somaya

Facts: Location : Sanquelim, Goa Client : The Goa Institute of Management Site Area : 25 acres Built Area : 19,900 sq. m Completion of project : March 2011 Spread on 50 acres of land, the environment of Goa Institute  of Management is a closed-campus institutional  facility. The site opens up to panoramic vistas of the …

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Works and Profile of Brinda Somaya – Somaya And Kalappa Consultants

Brinda Somaya, Architect and Conservationist completed her Master of Arts degree from Smith College, USA after graduating from the Sir J. J. College of Architecture, Mumbai. She believes that development and progress must proceed without straining the cultural and historic environment. Her philosophy: the Architect’s role is that of guardian – his is the conscience …

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