A Modern Public Facility New Railway Station Building, Hubli

Nalini Kembhavi Partner, Kem- -bhavi Architecture Foundation Nalini Kembhavi graduated from Sir JJ College of Architecture in 1972 and partnered her husband in establishing Kembhavi Architecture Foundation. She was instrumental in strengthening the Dept. of Architecture in BVB College, Hubli and

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Dynamic Forms & Patterns Unilever Headquarters, Jakarta, Indonesia

With the advent of digital design documentation, the last decade has witnessed a significant departure from patterned linear geometries to more irregular and abstract building forms. Since the building façade is manufactured, and manufacturing efficiency governs the time frame and cost of the build

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Black Box on Whitefield

VR Bengaluru, popularly known as “Black Box on Whitefield Road” is located in Whitefield, one of the fastest growing business districts in Bengaluru. The centre is a mixed-use development covering an area of 9,00,000 Sq ft spread across a 4.5 acre plot. A unique community centric, integrated lif

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The Opus At Business Bay, Dubai

Agnes Koltay and Guillermo Fernandez, Koltay Facades, Dubai. Agnes Koltay, Director at Koltay Facades, holds a Masters in Architecture (Hungary, USA) and a Masters in Façade Engineering (UK). She has worked with award winning architects and international engineering offi ces, before starting her

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Library Block, Abdul Kalam Technical University, Lucknow

The proposed building for the Library Block of reputed state government technical university named Abdul Kalam Technical University (formerly Gautam Buddh Technical University) at Jankipuram, Lucknow, showcases an amazing multi-coloured and bright façade. The façade of the building is designed by

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Zero Maintenance Reclaimed Steel Retro-Fitted Façade

About the Architect: Uttaran Baidya Ray,Director, Studio Form Techniques Pvt Ltd., Bengaluru Uttaran Baidya Ray is the Managing Director of Bengaluru based design fi rm Studio Form Techniques Pvt Ltd. He completed his Bachelor of Architecture from MIT Manipal, Mangalore University in 1998. With an

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High Performance ThermoAcoustic Facade

In Karbonn Mobile Corporate Office at Bengaluru, the Managing Director’s cabin’s design intent was that of an airport lounge overlooking the runway. The cabin has a panoramic view of the old Bangalore HAL runway along with the ear drums damaging 220 db noise (at the open cabin location) of the M

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Marvel Edge The Shape of the Future

About the Architect: Ar. Hans Brouwer Founder HB Design Pvt. Ltd. Hans Brouwer was born in Hong Kong, and studied architecture in Switzerland and at the University of Southern California. His formative career was spent with the internationally renowned architect Sir Norman Foster, latterly as a pro

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Form, Function & Finesse Bajaj Bhavan, Lucknow

The site for the project Bajaj Bhavan is located in the heart of the vibrant city of Lucknow, The city of Nawabs. The infrastructure of the city is developing at a great pace and it is now home to many eye catching architecture. Curtain Wall System The building consists of two type of double glaze

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A Cutting Edge School Design The Green Acres Academy, Mumbai

Green Acres Academy The client brief was to design a K-12 school in one of the Mumbai suburb’s. The key challenge was to provide for constructing the building in three phases and to ensure a non-rigid environment. The fact that the school was going to be built in a phased manner over 5 to 8 year

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