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Ar Sheila Sri Prakash

Architect Sheila Sri Prakash

The Harvard graduated Indian architect, Ar Sheila Sri Prakash is internationally acclaimed for her expertise in sustainable architecture.

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Surfaces Reporter Rising Star: Vinu Daniel, Wallmakers, Kerala

Surfaces Reporter Rising Star: Vinu Daniel, Wallmakers, Kerala

SR features exclusive tête-à-tête with Ar Vinu Daniel, whose creations with materials like mud, bamboo, and waste materials are outstandingly creative and eco-friendly.

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A beautifully painted brick wall adorn the double height space with elegant calligraphy and Asian floral themes of umbrella and floral motifs creating a perfect backdrop of the Lounge/Bar of second floor.

70’s Hong Kong in Modern Delhi

Nomita Sawhney & Abhishek Rustagi designed the restaurant taking inspiration from 70’s Hong Kong fusing together a nostalgic pop-retro style with a contemporary design. They say, “The first floor has imagery and artwork dedicated to cultural ethos of Hong Kong Chinese Lanterns, Iron & glass work, an

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Heatherwick Studio has unveiled a new public landmark for the Hudson Yards development in Manhattan. The structure named ‘Vessel’ comprises a series of metal-clad staircases and landings that connect to form a honeycomb pattern in the shape of a tall vase or urn.

Ar Thomas Heatherwicks Endless Staircase inspired by Indian stepwells

Heatherwick Studio has unveiled a new public landmark for the Hudson Yards development in Manhattan. The structure named ‘Vessel’ comprises a series of metal-clad staircases and landings that connect to form a honeycomb pattern in the shape of a tall vase or urn.

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When an idea embraces materials, different forms & expressions are born. As the touch of a musician brings life to an inert musical instrument, a material comes to life when a designer actualizes an idea with it.

Surfaces Reporters - Material Poetries - some Untold Stories

When an idea embraces materials, different forms & expressions are born. As the touch of a musician brings life to an inert musical instrument, a material comes to life when a designer actualizes an idea with it.

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Surfaces Reporter is excited & glad to be the first magazine in the fraternity to hold the pulse of evolving space design punctuated by shared spaces and having a discussion on the same.

SURFACES REPORTER Special Talk Series Delhi SPACE INNOVENTION

Collaborative spaces or Co-working spaces are terms we heard of but probably couldn’t ever realise how big & evolved these would be all of a sudden in India. The spark started with some startups venturing out on creating co-working plug & play offices.

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This beautiful terrace is a part of one huge pent house in Rajkot. It is the dream house of the client. He has fantasy of huge and open spaces. We have carved out many such spaces in this royal penthouse at the 11th floor. This terrace is having east facade opening and they get beautiful and mesmeri

Sumptuous surfaces in a spacious penthouse @Rajkot

Dipen Gada says, “This beautiful terrace is a part of one huge pent house in Rajkot. It is the dream house of the client. He has fantasy of huge and open spaces. We have carved out many such spaces in this royal penthouse at the 11th floor.

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The traffic inspired semi steam-punk theme came naturally as a consequence of the ever changing face of the city of Hyderabad. The juxtaposing of roadways always perceived to be grounded with the altitude of the place gives it a tremendous vibe.

Free Flow-Traffic Bar brings Hyderabad’s streetscape into the interiors

Vindhya & Baba Sashank tells Surfaces Reporter about the design, “The traffic inspired semi steam-punk theme came naturally as a consequence of the ever changing face of the city of Hyderabad. The juxtaposing of roadways always perceived to be grounded with the altitude of the place gives..

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Wall House was the culmination of an ongoing extensive research and experimentation in low-impact building technologies that are environmentally and socioeconomically beneficial, by negotiating the balance between hi-tech and low-tech and incorporating everyday materials...

"WALL HOUSE" An experiment in low-impact building technologies!

Such hybrid technologies focus on new ways of using age-old local materials that combine hand skills and local craft traditions alongside knowledge-based scientific systems. A laboratory for research and experimentation, this was a prototype for future development.

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WADe India, the federation of World Women Architects & Designers was launched in 2016 to connect the women of the industry, and also to be instrumental in bringing some important issues to the fore that needs solution. During the launch, role models and young talented women designers were felicitate

Alternate yet connected career options for women architects and designers during break mainstream

WADe India, the federation of World Women Architects & Designers was launched in 2016 to connect the women of the industry, and also to be instrumental in bringing some important issues to the fore that needs solution. During the launch, role models and young talented women designers were felicitate

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Corten steel has an amazing organic nature changing in shade and textural quality over the time, rendering the building dynamic. It was chosen for these reasons. We also like to work with other natural looking metal façade materials like Galvanized Iron sheets, Bronze sheets and Copper sheets etc

Sanjay Puri makes the best out of Corten Steel

Corten steel has an amazing organic nature changing in shade and textural quality over the time, rendering the building dynamic. It was chosen for these reasons. We also like to work with other natural looking metal façade materials like Galvanized Iron sheets, Bronze sheets and Copper sheets etc.”

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This was done for a project in Bhimtal where only natural materials and finishes have been used to construct the buildings. Local materials such as stone and wood have been used. Nothing has been procured beyond 100km from the site

Only local materials for this Kumaon Cottage

This was done for a project in Bhimtal where only natural materials and finishes have been used to construct the buildings. Local materials such as stone and wood have been used. Nothing has been procured beyond 100km from the site.

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We come from a time where spaces are getting smaller but expectations are getting much larger. There is this constant fight between reality and expectations. Amidst this stands the architect whose role is to try and bridge this gap

The Open House

Ar. Nishita Kamdar says, “We come from a time where spaces are getting smaller but expectations are getting much larger. There is this constant fight between reality and expectations. Amidst this stands the architect whose role is to try and bridge this gap.

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Ar. Manishi & Apoorv say, “Keeping the product in mind which is reflective glass bottles with colored liquor inside, a conscious decision of giving an earthy and monochromatic look to the store was taken.

Modern Wine Cellar

Ar. Manishi & Apoorv say, “Keeping the product in mind which is reflective glass bottles with colored liquor inside, a conscious decision of giving an earthy and monochromatic look to the store was taken.

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This is the Ahmedabad’s first experience zone showcasing actual amenities to be incorporated in the proposed property; the theme being - Get back to LIFE. It’s an elegant combination of Interiors and Graphics.

The material palette of Ahmedabad’s first experience zone

This is the Ahmedabad’s first experience zone showcasing actual amenities to be incorporated in the proposed property; the theme being - Get back to LIFE. It’s an elegant combination of Interiors and Graphics.

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Marcel Wanders, ace designer who weaves his magic to not only design spendelous interiors but also create beautiful objects, has teamed up with LG HI MACS to launch its new 2016 colors in the LUCIA collection i.e., Ice Queen, Shadow Queen and Star Queen.

Marcel Wanders Magic with Solid Surfaces

“I am excited about all the possibilities these new colours allow. We named them after poetic characters full of personality: ‘Star Queen’ ‘Ice Queen’ and ‘Shadow Queen’. In their company you are free to explore a world of polarities: dark versus light, black versus white and the grey spectrum in be

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We are in the age where technology is developing rapidly. Advances in technology are the driving force behind much of the development in all the fields. With the mechanization slowly setting in, things are dynamically improving and we are getting faster results than before..

Ar. Prem Nath Shares his Outlook on 3D Printing in Architecture

We are in the age where technology is developing rapidly. Advances in technology are the driving force behind much of the development in all the fields. With the mechanization slowly setting in, things are dynamically improving and we are getting faster results than before..

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