FOAID returns in its full glory for the 11th edition!

India’s most celebrated architecture and design festival, Festival of Architecture and Interior Design (FOAID), in 2020, will be showcasing its finest in a week-long virtual event – FOAID Virtual Week – which will commence from 26th October to 1st November 2020.  This year’s theme would revolve around the concept – ‘LIVE THE CHANGE.’  Here’s why[Read More]

Fundraiser Design Competition: Post Pandemic Performances-Gatherings in the times of Social Distancing

Humankind has witnessed several historic, life-changing episodes such as industrialisation, colonisation and wars, and society has always adapted to such significant milestones fruitfully. Over the years architecture too, has been a witness the very same happenings, and has shaped itself accordingly to suit the times. While most such events are read and studied about, the[Read More]

First U.S. Exhibition of Pritzker Prize-Winner Balkrishna Doshi to Open in September.

First U.S. Exhibition of Pritzker Prize-Winner Balkrishna Doshi to Open in September. Wrightwood 659, a private institution located in Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood, will host the first U.S. Exhibition of Indian architect, urbanist, and 2018 Pritzker Prize winner Balkrishna Doshi. Running from September 9 till December 12, 2020, the retrospective entitled Balkrishna Doshi: Architecture for the People, is the[Read More]

Art-illation Competition Held At iDAC Expo Mumbai

Canadian Wood collaborates with iDAC Expo in Mumbai as a sustainable partner for Art-illation Competition Mumbai, February, 2020: FII India’s brand Canadian Wood participated in the iDAC Expo held at BEC (Nesco), Goregaon, Mumbai as a sustainable partner for Art-illation competition organised at the event. Forestry Innovation Consulting India Pvt. Ltd. (FII India) is a wholly owned subsidiary of[Read More]

Mr. Dikshu C. Kukreja bestowed with the Bharat Shiromani Award

Ø  Mr. Dikshu C. Kukreja, Managing Principal of C P Kukreja Architects, has been felicitated with the Bharat Shiromani Award for Excellence in Architecture 2018-19 Ø  This is the first time ever that an architect has been honored by the Institute Ø  The firm CPKA is based out of New Delhi, India and has an impressive portfolio of[Read More]

CELEBRATING 5 YEARS OF FOAID

CELEBRATING 5 YEARS OF FOAID  Post-event report Mumbai edition : lavish inaugural launched by distinguished architects and designers kick-started the Festival of Architecture and Interior Designing into its 5th year of design celebration. As FOAID received over 3000 prolific minds from around the country at the Mumbai edition, it truly transformed into a networking platform to[Read More]

Kaira Looro Competition for Peace Pavillon in Africa

Kaira Looro Competition for Peace Pavillon in Africa In memory of the innocent victims of war in Africa “Peace is a dream, it can become a reality… but to build it we must be capable of dreaming.” (Nelson Mandela) THEME Intercultural hostility and the exploitation of resources on the African continent have triggered a succession[Read More]

GRIHA launches CITIES rating at the inaugural of the 10th GRIHA Summit

• Council focuses efforts towards building green cities • Signs two MoUs with Global Association for Corporate Services (GCAS) & with Public Works Department (PWD), Govt of Maharashtra New Delhi, December 11, 2018: Continuing the legacy of building a sustainable green future, Green Rating for Integrated Habitat Assessment (GRIHA) Council kicked-off the 10th GRIHA Summit[Read More]

The Smart Green Summit & Awards 2018

The Smart Green Summit & Awards 2018 An Overview The Real Estate Industry in India is on the growth trajectory for creating sustainable living spaces. In order to encourage new ideas and techniques that are incorporated in building the sustainable, aesthetically appealing and technological driven development, Saint-Gobain & The Economic Times Smart Green Awards 2018 is an attempt[Read More]