Beyond Modernity and Historicity

Shirish Beri Ar. Shirish Beri’s works, which strive to address his life values and concerns, have been bearing a distinct mark on modern Indian architecture since 1975. His works have been widely published and have won him a number of national – international awards and recognitions, including the highly coveted J.K. Great Master’s award and […]

The Paradigm Shift: Religious Built Heritage within Traditional Neighbourhoods

Priti Sunil Dhanwat and Vimala Swamy Priti Sunil Dhanwat is a professor at Sinhgad College of Architecture, Pune. She is enrolled for PhD at Visveshwarya Technological University, Belgavi during 2016–17. Her broader research domain is Architectural Conservation. The title of the study is Assessment of Values for Religious Built Heritage within the Historic Core of […]

Changing Dialogues of Wall and Space: Re-visiting Modernism in Today’s Context

Anjali Sadanand and V. Nagarajan Anali Sadanand is teaching in Measi Academy of Architecture as an Associate Professor. She is currently working on a PhD, “The Wall in Architecture” at Hindustan University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu. V. Nagarajan is a Professor at Hindustan University and is Nominated Supervisor, Chennai, Tamil Nadu.  

Shaking the Paradigm

Mukund Sadashiv Athavale Mukund Athavale is a graduate in Architecture from VNIT, Nagpur [passed in 1984], post-graduate in Visual Communication from IDC, IIT Bombay [passed in 1986], and a research scholar at SMMCA, Nagpur. He has recently submitted his doctorate thesis titled as ‘Rhetoric in Architecture: Searching the Phenomenon of Persuasive Expression of the Built […]

Urban Design as Public Policy: A Case of Accommodating the Policy Shift for 24 Streets of Nagpur City

Apoorva Kulkarni Bhandari Apoorva Kulkarni is an Assistant Professor at Lokmanya Tilak Institute of Architecture and Design Studies, Koparkhairane, Navi Mumbai. She is a B.Arch graduate from Visveswaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur, and has a post graduate degree in Urban Design from School of Planning and Architecture, Bhopal. Her topic of interest for research […]

Historicity and Modernity: An Emerging Order in the Network Society Technology & Architecture

Rashmi Tijare and Nikhil Wasade Rashmi Tijare has done B.Arch from SMMCA, Nagpur, after which she pursued M.Arch from IIT Roorkee. She has worked for mega housing, malls and township projects with the companies like DLF Ltd. Currently, she is associated with PIADS, Nagpur, as Assistant Professor. She has interest in Green Buildings and is […]

A Scientific Approach Towards Interpretation of Vastu Principles in the Light of Sustainability

Identifying the Correlation Between Vastu Principles and Vernacular Climate Responsive Buildings Pradnya Patki and Neha Joshi Pradnya Patki holds a professional B.Arch degree in Architecture from BKPS College of Architecture, Pune University, and Masters of Environmental Architecture (M. Arch) from Dr. B.N. College of Architecture, Pune University. She is also an Indian green Building Accredited […]