architecture

architecture News

Architect and artist Martand Khosla’s latest show is a witness to the possibilities in cities

In his latest solo show, Delhi-based Khosla continues to engage with the idea of a city from different perspectives, following his previous trysts motivated by the lives of labourers and construction sites and materials.

Feeding Minds

A lecture platform of 20 years connects generations of architects to their peers.

Advertising

From Crocodile Arena Stadium to Elephant Tower: Bizarre animal-shaped buildings around the world

From land to sea creatures, take a look at animal-shaped buildings that must be on every traveller's bucket list.

In Pursuit of Happiness

An exhibition in Ahmedabad presents the work of Manisha Shodhan Basu, whose experiments in design privilege the emotional over the technical.

The airports of the future have arrived

Two of the biggest airports in the world — Istanbul and Beijing — aim to make travel easier and faster for the passengers who use them.

Where the Hearth is

Like all developing cities around the world, Cambodia’s capital is no stranger to unregulated growth. With rapid urbanisation comes chaos and poor planning, and Special Economic Zones are often found to exclude people in their plans.

Advertising

‘Preservation of heritage is vital to retain cultural identity of our cities’

The conservation management plan for the Chandigarh Museum and Art Gallery will be a holistic approach. It will focus on the iconic modern building designed by architect Le Corbusier around 1962 which houses invaluable collections.

Man Who Stops Time: Balkrishna V Doshi’s humanist approach to architecture

The 2018 Pritzker Laureate Balkrishna V Doshi’s structures represent his humanist approach and are all about the experience.

Mumbai: Architecture exhibition begins tomorrow

In the exhibition that runs over 100 metres, models, installations and video clips will open on February 23 and remain on display at the Nehru Science Centre till March 4.

Known worldwide, Pierre Jeanneret’s soul still lives on in Chandigarh

From 1951 to 1965 Jeanneret was the anchor of the creation and development of Chandigarh with his legacy continuing to impact the city to date through the young architects he trained with extreme patience and devotion.

architecture Photos

An ode to the legacy of architect Zaha Hadid: A look at her stunning creations

Iraqi-British architect Zaha Hadid who was known for her modernist, futuristic designs that included the swooping aquatic center for the 2012 London Olympics died at the age of 65. Here's a look at her stunning creations.

Advertising