Raw sensual Timeless
Popularly chronicled in the 20th century for its brutal honesty and expression, exposed concrete has always been championed by yesteryear designers. With advancement in technology, revolutionary surface treatments, expansive scale and the ability to merge with a diverse material pallet, concrete is now being used in unexpected and versatile ways.
Contemporary Residence Concrete Mise-en-scène
Artist and architect Dominic Dube, is known for his painter’s instincts – both to create and to hold back from creation – that constitute the art beyond skill, and make him one of India’s most interesting working architects. Here he is in conversation with Kamal Khokhani, Publisher of INSITE, on his artistry in concrete on a residential canvas.
Celebrating the Legacy of Nakashima: Exhibition & Symposium
There is a special feeling to working with this wood. You realise how long these trees have lived, and it places you in a kind of upstart position. In their presence, you feel humility instead of that arrogance that wants to conquer nature.”
Artrovert: Conversations in Grey
The recently concluded Artrovert design studio by Anagram Architects enumerates their characteristic collaborative approach, deeply contextual designs and sustainable aesthetics. The award winning design practice helmed by Madhav Raman and Vaibhav Dimri, has once again pushed the envelope by creating an artistic pièce de résistance in distressed concrete.
Conservation of Community Housing
Cama Building at Murzban Colony in Mumbai
A Contemporary Confluence of History, Heritage and Interiors
India has a wealth of underutilised heritage buildings that provide unique and exciting opportunities to develop and revitalise. In the ensemble, industry virtuosos champion their vision of transforming and celebrating this restoration, conservation and adaptive re-use of historic forts to dilapidated structures.
Kerala Sutra - A Collection Of Inimitable Lights
Kerala Sutra is an endeavour to involve the community and revive their traditions. The key theme of this design project has been to re-discover, re-interpret and represent traditional objects & craft practices of Kerala to create unique pieces of both function and art, linked through a common thread, of being a light source. Discover this journey of illumination.
Evolving Trend Of Crafts In Interiors
Since time immemorial craft has been a part and parcel of the life and culture of the people of India.
Crafts: Past Forward
Integrating hand skills into architecture and design
Commerce Of Crafts
Conserve, curate, collaborate and create
An Archetype Of Enterprise & Ethics
Jaipur Rugs Co. is India’s leading and most awarded brand of handmade rugs, based in the northwestern state of Rajasthan, the company works with village artisans throughout India and has a presence in over 45 countries.
Illuminating Personal Choices
Every room in your house can be magically transformed through carefully curated lighting. With strategically employed lighting techniques you can enhance the ambience of a space and the purpose it serves. Discover below, the secret tips and tricks of quality lighting to fit any home decor.