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Gujarat’s First IGBC Green Home Platinum Rating Housing Project | THE gRID Architects
IGBC Green Home

Gujarat’s First IGBC Green Home Platinum Rating Housing Project | THE gRID Architects Vision Sustainable compact green building. Endorse and encourage community living. Inclusive of quality public spaces. To connect with the earth, sky, water and nature. Ideology The imminent need to build homes to reduce carbon footprint. To design an energy-efficient building. The approach[Read More]

Climate Responsive Apartment Pali Palms | Mumbai | SEZA

Climate Responsive Apartment Pali Palms | Mumbai | Designed by SEZA Text description provided by the architects. India has a tropical climate, and Mumbai is on the coast which means we have a hot humid climate all through. The architectural built form has evolved in response to the tropical climate, lifestyle and availability of material. Where shading to[Read More]

A Pastel Colour Palette Adds Up To Dessert Studio | Pondicherry | Architecture_Interspace
Cafe In Pondicherry

A Pastel Colour Palette Adds Up To Dessert Studio | Pondicherry | Architecture_Interspace The cream affair is the interior design of the first dessert studio in Pondicherry. The young client requested an innovative and contemporary design that is maintenance-free. The site is located within a 5min walk to the beach in the French colonial town[Read More]

What To Look For When Buying A Smart Thermostat For Your Home

What To Look For When Buying A Smart Thermostat For Your Home Today’s homes are filled with smart devices that are capable of handling certain tasks automatically. Although some of these devices seem pointless, others provide real benefits to homeowners. A smart thermostat is a great example of a useful device that can save homeowners[Read More]

The Heart of the House is the Double Height Courtyard | Neogenesis+Studi0261

The Heart of the House is the Double Height Courtyard | Neogenesis+Studi0261 | Surat. Text description provided by the architects. The project aims at creating an economically modest built form for an agriculturist and his family. Abstraction of urban farming could be seen in both exterior and interior spaces. The design uses the natural light and[Read More]

Morphogenesis : Indian Perspective | The Global Context.

Morphogenesis Indian Perspective |The Global Context The Master Architect Series About the Book |Images Publishing This outstanding monograph delves into an exciting selection of esteemed works by Morphogenesis, one of India’s most creative architecture and design firms and a world-leader in net zero energy and sustainable design. Another successful addition to IMAGES’ Master Architect Series,[Read More]

Aesthetics Beauty Clinic | Vadodara | Chitte Associates
Aesthetics Beauty Clinic

Aesthetics Beauty Clinic | Vadodara | Chitte Associates Concept: To design something unusual and unique which is which becomes a trend. Challenges and restrictions: The ceiling height is 9’-4½” only and the beams being 1’-11” deep, no false ceiling designs could be executed. However, to overcome the challenge exposed ceiling concept was exercised with abstracted[Read More]

Steel Cantilevered House with an axis vista towards ‘nanda devi’ | Zowa Architects

Steel Cantilevered House with an axis vista towards ‘nanda Devi’ | Zowa Architects text description provided by the architects. This is a small hotel in Uttarakhand, India Situated 1600m above sea level in the village of Kaser devi near the town of Almora. Its named after the region it is situated, ‘kumaon’ a region of mountains,[Read More]

Beyond The Matte and Frame, 8 Innovative Ways to Decorate Your Walls

One of the most difficult spaces to decorate may be one of the most important. As you stare at your recently decorated room you notice there’s something missing. Just what can you do with those white walls? You’re almost finished! The chocolate leather sofa set you ordered two months ago is in place. You have[Read More]