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Earthy Sophistication: Mud Bungalow by Wallmakers, Kerala
Aparna Rao 2 days ago
Earth architecture, a building technology perfected and practiced since pre-historic times, is yet being evolved and refined by practitioners of today with late Laurie Baker, Geoffrey Bawa, the practitioners at Auroville Earth Institute and some others leading the movement in this part of the world. W read more ›
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Mia Lundström, Ikea India: Creative Directions
Teja Lele Desai 3 days ago
Known across the world for its DIY furniture sold at low price points, Ikea will open its doors to Indian customers early next year. The first store will be located on a 13-acre plot near Hitec City in Hyderabad, and Ikea plans to invest Rs 10,500 crore and open 25 stores across the country by 2025. M read more ›
Profile Of The Week
TFOD Profile Of The Week: Matai Associates, Baroda
Matai Associates is an architectural practice based out of Baroda. The practice founded by architect Vijay Matai, and now co-headed by his son Vineet, has always been at the helm of responsive and responsible design, appropriate to climate and relevant to context. The 35-year-old practice committed to read more ›
Ultra-tech Ode to Culture by Foster + Partners at Shanghai
Aparna Rao 5 days ago
The designing of a new building in a fancy district, to house cultural displays, is typically faced with a predicament. As a representative of cultural heritage it is expected to acknowledge traditional and historic aspects of the locality where it sits while, as a modern piece of infrastructure built read more ›
Craft Culture: Bidri and Beyond
Pankti. S 8 days ago
Art is not what you see, but what you make others see – Edgar Degas India, a culturally rich and diverse nation, has arts and crafts woven into its tapestry, dating back more than 5000 years. Learning about Indian art is like going through the pages of history. As old as the Indian civilizat read more ›
Profile Of The Week
TFOD Profile Of The Week: Yasar Curtay, Photographer, Mumbai
The very talented, young and enthusiastic photographer Yasar Curtay bags the week’s TFOD Profile Of The Week! What started off as a hobby, eventually turned into a full-time profession, and Yasar now has built a strong portfolio in the verticals of food, fashion, products and interior photograph read more ›
"Stick to Death" : Art Installation by Amarnath Sharma, Baroda
On 31st May 2017, on occasion of ‘World No Tobacco Day’, Vadodara Railway Station and HCG Cancer Centre collaborated to create a public message through an art installation “Stick to death”. Well-known installation artist Amarnath Sharma was roped in to create the art-installati read more ›
Anthony Raj: Building Eco-Friendly Homes
Riddhi Shah 15 days ago
Working in the corporate world is the big dream these days. A hefty package, with many additional perks, is what the younger lot is seen clamoring for. But here is the story of a guy, Anthony Raj, who decided to quit his corporate job, in favour of indigenous architecture. Anthony Raj worked in the co read more ›
Profile Of The Week
TFOD Profile Of The Week: Studio Emergence, Mumbai
A penchant for geometry, and a flair for innovation, marks the work of  Studio Emergence, a fledgling design practice set up by architects Seeja Sudhakaran and Khushbu Davda. Blending their love for parametric design with the increasingly popular concept of biomimicry, the two architects display read more ›
Industrial Architecture: by DesignCollab, New Delhi
Aparna Rao 22 days ago
Architects Arnab Bannerji and Uday Wagle lead DesignCollab, a collaborative venture between their respective design practices (as the firm’s name suggests) based in New Delhi and Bangalore. Their collaboration integrates the benefits of architecture, interior design, landscape design and master-planni read more ›