Ar. Babu Cherian BCA Architecture

Ar. Babu Cherian BCA Architecture

With the construction industry being a key contributor of about 36% of the worldwide energy usage and 40% of the carbon dioxide emissions, it is high time we buckle up and embrace the benefits of converting to sustainability. With benefits ranging from environmental
Ar. Dikshu C. Kukreja CP Kukreja Architects

Ar. Dikshu C. Kukreja CP Kukreja Architects

While the entire world has gotten busy with innovating techniques, materials, elements, in present day India, the idea of a sustainable design appears to be ambiguous. We can find a trend of looking at the West for inspiration catching up with the architects
Ar. Rahul Kadri IMK Architects

Ar. Rahul Kadri IMK Architects

In contemporary times, there is an urgent need to broaden our understanding of green or sustainable buildings beyond their traditional mandate of environmental response or energy efficiency to how they interact with their inhabitants. As several studies of biophilia
Sangeet Sharma SD Sharma & Associates

Sangeet Sharma SD Sharma & Associates

The socially responsible designs were always a part of large-scale designs and architecture for town planning and public health etc, and were primarily intended for the larger engagement of the society and the social issues. This trend of taking forward the socially
Ar. Sanjay Goel Designex Architects

Ar. Sanjay Goel Designex Architects

Of the hundred upcoming smart cities, many have been completed but most are either in progress or will be starting. Projects that cover the entire city will be more useful for everyone as compared to projects that are being executed under the area-based development (ABD)
Manish Kumat Manish Kumat Design Cell

Manish Kumat Manish Kumat Design Cell

Selection of glass should be done strategically, keeping in mind the directions and the play of sunlight. Double glazed units cut down heat transmittance in the built blocks. Glass can be designed to reduce heat gain and increase light transmittance
Ar. Maninder Kaur, Ar. Mohanbir Singh Ar. Ravideep Singh CDA

Ar. Maninder Kaur, Ar. Mohanbir Singh Ar. Ravideep Singh CDA

Buildings that can adapt to alternate functions, capacities, and scenarios will gain precedence over merely utilitarian buildings. For instance, hospital designs will have to account for a surge in the number of beds at the time of unprecedented situations
Ar. Nilanjan Bhowal Design Consortium India

Ar. Nilanjan Bhowal Design Consortium India

Even though, formally, we have just started to highlight theme-based gated townships, but if we dig deeper, the concept has always been there. This is because, as humans, we tend to stay closer to like-minded people - who make us widen our horizon and open our vision
Ar. Kiran Yadav Morphogenesis

Ar. Kiran Yadav Morphogenesis

These unprecedented times have allowed us to think outside of the box and creatively look at how we view and utilize the public realm. Therefore, it is time to reconfigure cities into more ecological and equitable spaces and create more recreational
Ar Anurag & Ar. Pallavi Pashine Salankar Pashine & Associates

Ar Anurag & Ar. Pallavi Pashine Salankar Pashine & Associates

Some structures are designed to stand out from among the rest, while other designs give users an experience beyond their imagination. Theme-based gated townships built around Mediterranean, Singaporean, or Roman etc designs that replicate the classical architecture
Ar. Debaditya Goswami & Ar. Shivani Khanna Studio Crypt

Ar. Debaditya Goswami & Ar. Shivani Khanna Studio Crypt

Architects and Planners envision sustainability taking two very different dimensions, where one direction is technology and software-based pertaining to robotics, machinery and engineering operatives at sites. The other dimension is going back to our roots
Ar. Ekta Ahuja Tejomaya Architects

Ar. Ekta Ahuja Tejomaya Architects

Architects and Interior designers should always be guided by sustainable and biophilic approaches. Heating and lighting are the two most crucial factors. Since most of the buildings heat escapes through windows, it’s important that the installed windows are of high quality
Ar. Tripat Girdhar The Design Studio

Ar. Tripat Girdhar The Design Studio

Integrated townships are necessary to relieve pressure on the existing city’s infrastructure such as the roads, water supply, sewage, garbage disposal, and pollution. Integrated Townships have been described as a possible response to this problem
Ar. Akshay Selukar H&A Consultants

Ar. Akshay Selukar H&A Consultants

A building speaks about its existence, its history, its construction process, and how its creator made it different, the materials used, and its foundation. Sustainable construction is creating a structure by using processes that are eco-friendly and efficient
Ar. Shobhan Kothari ADND

Ar. Shobhan Kothari ADND

In our everyday life we experience architecture daily from the place we reside, during our commute, and at our workplace. This experience is further heightened in our travels and vacations. To say spaces have a direct impact on us would be an understatement. Spatial designs are one