Piazza D’ Italia

Modernism at the French Quarter – Piazza D’ Italia

Piazza d Italia designed by Charles Moore is one of the most iconic examples showing Postmodern Architecture, Art Deco where it offers a memorial and a public space. This project surfaced around the 1950s and 1960s, disagreeing with the formal and functional designs of modernism, thus its style is more focused on its aesthetic purpose …

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Top 15 Architecture Firms in Udaipur to make a good career

Top 15 Architecture Firms in Udaipur to make a good career

Here’s the list of the top 15 architecture firms/ architects in Udaipur for people seeking the best architects in the city of Udaipur. All of the mentioned firms are involved in creating the best architectural projects. Please remark that the firm’s names are organized in alphabetical order and NOT ranked in any manner. There’s a …

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Pearl Academy of Fashion- climate-responsive passive habitat

Morphogenesis Architects designed the campus of Pearl Academy of fashion. It is located in kukas, 20 kilometers away from Jaipur. The climate of the site is typically hot and dry. The campus design allows the indoors to blend with the outdoors seamlessly, creating an interactive space as well as inspiration for artistic works. Various natural …

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Sangath

Sangath- B. V. Doshi’s Studio

Sangath is the studio of architect B. V. Doshi designed by him located in the historic city of Ahmedabad. This cluster of white curved vaults with arched openings is one of the most recognizable buildings in India. The studio reflects upon his philosophies on architecture and influence from architects Le Corbusier and Louis Kahn. Completed …

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Moshe Safdie conceptualized Habitat 67 for his master-level academic thesis at McGill University. A former thesis advisor advised Safdie to develop Habitat's master plan for the world fair of Expo 67 at Montreal. Thus, Safdie modified his planning and contemplated his thesis for pavilion design. These plans incorporate colossal detailing and the government in Ottawa praised and sanctioned them. Thus, Safdie won the opportunity to work as a principal architect, despite his youth and professional novelty.

Habitat 67 – Rethinking modularity with Safdie Architects.

Moshe Safdie conceptualized Habitat 67 for his master-level academic thesis at McGill University. A former thesis advisor advised Safdie to develop Habitat’s master plan for the world fair of Expo 67 at Montreal. Thus, Safdie modified his planning and contemplated his thesis for pavilion design. These plans incorporate colossal detailing and the government in Ottawa …

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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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Vaastu Shastra - Science of Architecture

Vaastu Shastra – Science of Architecture

Vaastu Shastra is knowing as the Science of Architecture traditional Hindu system of architecture. Vaastu Shastras incorporate traditional Hindu and in some cases Buddhist beliefs. The designs are intended to integrate architecture with nature, the relative functions of various parts of the structure, and ancient beliefs utilizing geometric patterns, symmetry and directional alignments. Vaastu Shastra …

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CII Sohrabji Godrej Green Business Centre, Hyderabad

When architecture meets technology – CII Sohrabji Godrej Green Business Centre, Hyderabad

CII Sohrabji Godrej Green Business Centre, Hyderabad is one of the substantial examples of green buildings in the world. The design of this building includes the above three points along with few other features. This is the first LEED Platinum-certified building outside of the US. It is a commercial business building consists of an office …

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