121. Weekly Ezine
March 12, 2014
Towering buildings, technology in design, new vs. vintage; we are surrounded by so much happening around us. Whether we are visiting the tallest built structure in a country, or browsing through century-old homes that are still lived in, design and architectural vocabulary that seems to transport us...
122. Vanishing Homes of India
March 10, 2014
By Savitha Hira
“Vanishing Homes of India” is a monochromatic photographic monologue that peeks into social-architectural history and rekindles one’s reverence for one’s roots…
Photo-journalist T. S. Nagarajan’s “Vanishing Homes of India” is a tribute to the world we once lived in – ...
123. Architecture & Identity
March 06, 2014
By Savitha Hira Photography: Courtesy: IAB
‘Architecture & Identity’ – the thematic of 3610 Conference, Mumbai, India hosted by Jasubhai Media was a platform for dialogue on architecture and fostered some thought-provoking exchange in some critical concerns of the discipline.
124. Hotel Park Plaza, New Delhi
February 27, 2014
By Savitha Hira Photography: Courtesy the architects
Understated elegance anoints the interiors of the Park Plaza Business Hotel, silently announcing its intent without being in-the-face.
A business hotel high on techno-amenities and aesthetic appeal, Hotel Park Plaza is well conn...
125. Styling Lifestyles
February 10, 2014
By Savitha Hira Photography: Rajesh Vora & Samira Rathod; courtesy SRDA
An architect’s role goes way beyond building a structure and beautifying it; the inherent social responsibility is the cornerstone of his/her practice. Ar. Samira Rathod rises to the occasion.
126. Design Excellence
February 09, 2014
IAnD Exclusive Special Report
By Savitha Hira Photography: Courtesy Istituto Marangoni
The launch of the New School of Design by Istituto Marangoni in Milan on January 23, 2014, expounded the institute’s inherent philosophy that ‘design is infusive and all-pervading’.
127. Sculptural Architecture
November 25, 2013
By Savitha Hira Photography: Vinesh Gandhi; courtesy Sanjay Puri Architects
Whether it is a serene minimalist Chapel on international turf or a design-busy resto-lounge in the heart of Mumbai, Sanjay Puri Architects continue to climb the charts of sculptural architecture…
It is prob...
128. Golden Grill Restaurant
November 11, 2013
By Savitha Hira Photography: Courtesy Studio Osmosis
At Golden Grill fine dine, Bengaluru, architects Shilpa and Sameer Balvally of Studio Osmosis use burning coal as an inspiration and augment the restaurant with a faceted ambience that is also its USP.
Sitting on the roof-top in...
129. Interiors & Fashion - the overlap!
October 23, 2013
By Savitha Hira Photography: Courtesy the architect
This is the story of two successful professional synergies – that of an architect and a fashion designer...
When two successful professionals decide to synergize and the result is a like a sumptuous dish, with a lot to be apprecia...
130. Bio-mimicry in Architecture
October 19, 2013
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Architects 3XN depict their diligent comprehension of futuristic design concepts with strong traces of bio-mimicry through two award-winning projects – the UN head office and the B...