In Pursuit of a Sustainable Future by Yatin Patel

WFM: Tell us about your design firm, your journey as an architect, and a few of your recently completed innovative and iconic projects? Yatin Patel : With a vision to establish a multi-faceted design consultancy firm and to extend its services pan India, I co-founded DSP Design Associates with Me

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In Pursuit of a Sustainable Future

WFM: Please introduce your firm and yourself James Law (JL): My architectural firm is called James Law Cybertecture and the name Cybertecture represents the kind of work I have been pursuing and hope to continue in the future as well. We do very forward looking futuristic architecture, which trie

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An Efficient Approach towards Building Sustainable Façades

WFM: Tell us briefly the purpose of The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) and the GRIHA Council. Sanjay Seth (SS): TERI was established in 1974 with an initial focus on documentation and information dissemination. Over the years, it has emerged as a research institute and a think tank, to pro

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Our Style is Always Evolving, Growing and Expanding

Ar. Karl Wadia,Senior Associate Architect, Architect Hafeez Contractor Ar. Karl Wadia, Senior Associate; Architect Hafeez Contractor; has always had a penchant for design. He graduated from The Academy of Architecture, Mumbai in 2003 and completed post graduate degree from the Columbia Universit

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Sandeep Shikre, President & CEO of SSA Architects – An Interview with WFM

Ar. Sandeep Shikre, Presid- ent & CEO Sandeep Shikre & Associates Architect Sandeep Shikre started his fi rm Sandeep Shikre & Associates (SSA Architects) more than 26 years ago. Headquartered in Mumbai, the fi rm provides engineering, design, planning, architectural and consulting s

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Balancing Form & Function

Ar. Anupam De Founder & Principal Architect, Anupam De & Associates (ADA) Architect Anupam De is the Founder and Principal Architect Anupam De & Associates (ADA). It is an architectural practice that aims to sculpt aesthetic and functionally superior environments. After having being asso

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Creating Sculptural Architecture – JMH Architekten | WFM Interview

WFM: Are you doing any project in India? Jürgen Mayer H. (JMH): We are doing a project in India in collaboration with Mumbai-based architectural firm - Collaborative Architecture, headed by Architects Mujib Ahmed and Laita Tharani. We shall reveal the details of the project later. Intense discussi

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Hardware Supporting Energy-Efficient Building Elements is in Dire Demand

Hiten Sethi, Founder, Hiten Sethi & Associates WFM: Please comment on the need for choosing right kind of hardware for windows, doors and façades? Hiten Sethi (HS): Architectural hardware is becoming increasingly design-oriented. Any architectural hardware shall ideally provide the highest lev

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Façades in India are Getting Better

Concept design for the structural glazing facade with a different opening option - Vertical detail One of the foremost talents in the realm of Indian architecture, Reza Kabul’s foray into the industry was a random experience of viewing books on architecture that proved catalyst enough for a switch

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Creating Façades with Robust Characters

Ar. Abin Chaudhuri, Principal Architect, Abin Design Studio Ar. Abin Chaudhuri is the founder and Principal architect at Abin Design Studio, Kolkata. He graduated from Jadavpur University, Kolkata in 1998 and pursued specialisation in Industrial Design at Domus Academy, Milan in 2003. Abin attended

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