Project Platypus Design Competition Announcement 2020

Project platypus have received an overwhelming 101 entries from participants coming from about 18 countries. They have managed to raise about 2,00,000 INR through registrations, which were directed to our NGO partners’ COVID relief programs. Out of the many wonderful entries, our curatorial team went through several iterations of engaging discussions with our jury panel, and we finally have 1[Read More]

Pangolin Pavillion – Parametricism with a natural twist | Ant Studio

Pangolin Pavillion – Parametricism with a natural twist | Ant Studio The dynamism of Contemporary Architecture and its postulates keep facing numerous amendments in terms of new techniques, materials, and ways of construction. Parametricism or Parametric Architecture is one such style that emerged out of advanced ideas of computation and digital animation techniques, moulded into[Read More]

“You And Your Neighbourhood” Z-Axis 2020

VIRTUAL CONFERENCESeptember 2020 DESIGN COMPETITIONOctober to December 2020 The Z-axis Conference, is a biennial event which seeks to create meaningful discourse around architecture and the city. The 2020 edition, entitled ‘You and Your Neighbourhood’ will be the fourth iteration; the previous three conferences focused on various issues concerning cities, equality andarchitecture, each one drew more[Read More]

9 Kinds of Neighborhoods

When looking for the best place to live, choosing your neighborhood is as important as deciding on a specific house or apartment. You will be looking for a place that suits your budget, while still considering aspects such as safety, proximity to work, and school and amenities. Purchasing a home is not just buying a[Read More]

Scandinavian Style Apartment Inspired By Natural Color Palette | Designer’s Circle

Scandinavian Style Apartment Inspired By Natural Color Palette | Designer’s Circle Simple and pared-back yet ultra-sophisticated the beautiful and spacious home oozes class without being all about the bling. Inspiration: We, here at the designer’s circle, in general, are fond of British interiors and are inspired by the same for this apartment. We wanted something[Read More]

A Stress-Free Workspace That Reflects The Young, Energetic, And Vibrant Occupants | Artystry Designers & Planners

A Stress-Free Workspace That Reflects The Young, Energetic, And Vibrant Occupants | Artystry Designers & Planners The designer has opted more of an open plan concept that of a fixed spatial plan that adds an advantage of open ventilation and more sunlight. The brief was clear when Mr. Jijo Sunny approached Nahal Ahammed and Anas[Read More]

The Orient – Restaurant Interior reflecting Feng Shui & Taoism | Salient

The Orient – Restaurant Interior reflecting Feng Shui & Taoism | Salient The Kolkata-based Orient chain of restaurants raises the standards of the hospitality experience, which is enhanced through design. The twin restaurants, with their oriental cuisines and contemporary Japanese style interiors, draw special attention from the crowd of the city centre mall which they[Read More]

DESERT PAVILION – WADI RUM X MEAN

DESERT PAVILION – WADI RUM X MEAN A pavilion that celebrates the heritage of hospitality in the spirit of tomorrow. MEAN* designed a 3D printed pavilion for welcoming visitors into the desert of Wadi Rum, south of Jordan. Space serves as an oasis of rest and communal gathering. Drawn to its otherworldly beauty, The desert[Read More]

Embassy of Finland in New Delhi Renovation | ALA Architects

Embassy of Finland in New Delhi Renovation | ALA Architects Designer: ALA Architects After a lengthy delay, the project was commissioned in 1980 and redesigned based on the original concept. The Embassy finally opened in 1986 with the large single expanse of the roof of the 1960’s design broken up into six separate lateral buildings around[Read More]

Introducing the Jiangyin Greenway Designed by BAU Brearley Architects + Urbanists.

Introducing the Jiangyin Greenway |BAU Brearley Architects + Urbanists. weaving and stitching The Jiangyin Greenway belongs to a growing movement in China towards healthy, sustainable transportation and urban enjoyment. The infrastructure of this scale has an opportunity, or more correctly a responsibility, to create meaningful places in the city. It is also seen as an opportunity[Read More]