Jui Paranjape

Hello, I am an Architect and an Urban Designer. I also have an avid interest in Architectural Journalism and am always looking for opportunities to cure my words into writing projects. I love urban sketching as well and always enthusiastic to explore my passion in the field. Apart from academics, I am an animal person and love to read books. I am a voracious reader and you'll always find me with my nose in a book in my free time.

15 Alternative Options for Architects

If you have a degree in architecture, you would have a wide variety of artistic, visual, functional, and design-based skills. While the majority of graduates would choose to become registered architects, there are a variety of other choices to consider. Have you considered a career as an architect as an alternative? Continue reading for a …

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Sagrada Familia – An Unfinished Masterpiece of Antoni Gaudĺ

Surviving centuries worth of test of time and controversies faced by the famous Basílica de la Sagrada Família, or more commonly known as Sagrada Familia, we can wonder how a certain building can make a mark in architectural history and mankind. More than a century since Antoni Gaudí started working on the Basilica of the Holy …

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Frank Lloyd Wright – The Gifted Architect and Fantasist

“The mission of an architect is to help people understand how to make life more beautiful, the world a better one for living in, and to give reason, rhyme, and meaning of life.” Frank Lloyd Wright, 1957 If you ask any average architecture student or an architect to name a famous American Architect and you can bet …

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Antoni Gaudi

Antoni Gaudi-Catalan Eccentric or a Creative Genius

Some architects love to push their boundaries, designing or creating something as too whimsical as architecture. Extravagant, shape-shifting structure drawn from a variety of inspirations, Antoni Gaudí’s works are molded from geometry and nature forms. Antoni Gaudí, Catalan in full Antoni Gaudí i Cornet, was a Catalan Spanish Architect who was at the peak of his …

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Top 10 Architectural Websites Useful for Architecture Students

Top 10 Architectural Websites Useful for Architecture Students

We’ve all been there. Whenever we want to research or look up about any building or architect or just plain stay up-to-date about the latest news in the world of architecture, we hit the internet. With about hundreds of architectural websites out there and many more coming up daily, out of all of them, these …

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Sheikh Sarai Housing

Sheikh Sarai Housing by Raj Rewal, New Delhi

The Sheikh Sarai Housing is a complex of 550 units in South Delhi. Which is a low-rise, high-density scheme that combines the diversity in the units with axial pedestrian networks for a range of spatial and visual experiences. Also, that is based on the Self-Financing Scheme (SFS) for the Delhi Development Authority (DDA). Since the …

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