Tell us about yourself.
After graduating from the TVB School of Habitat Studies in 1995, I began my career with the renowned architect Gautam Bhatia, who helped me explore various mediums of spatial expression—including interior architecture and exhibition design—which became a key aspect of study for us in the following years. Looking back at my education, I believe learning from some of the industry’s brightest minds, the school’s promotion of free-thinking, and a hands-on approach to finding design solutions contributed to my design approach and thinking. At Studio Lotus, I lead the architecture and master planning initiatives.
About the firm you have founded.
Co-founded by Ambrish Arora, Ankur Choksi and me in 2002, Studio Lotus is a New Delhi-based multidisciplinary design practice that is grounded on the principles of Conscious Design, an approach that celebrates local resources, cultural influences, an inclusive process and keen attention to detail. The practice aspires to craft spaces that address the emerging future of work, leisure and living; be it master plans, buildings or interiors, the practice’s process focuses on innovation that enriches their clients’ lives and businesses, adding value to all it touches.
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