TALKS

2017

 

Diversity + Community / Melbourne Conference

Invited speaker at the Architecture Foundation Australia’s conference on Diversity and Community.

Other speakers included Niall Mclaughlin (UK), Marina Tabassum (Bangladesh), Wim Goes (Belgium) & Mphethi Morojele (South Africa).

 

Temple Towns of South India, History of Architecture Masterclass, Wadiyar School of Architecture, Mysore

Lecture on precedents, city form and organisational principles.

 

Perceptions in Architecture, Theory of Architecture Masterclass, Wadiyar School of Architecture, Mysore

Lecture on architecture and the senses (based on the writings of Juhani Pallasmaa).

 

Materiality and Tectonics, Theory of Architecture Masterclass, Wadiyar School of Architecture, Mysore

Lecture on role of materials in the experience of architecture (based on the writings of Richard Weston). As part of the lecture three short interviews were also screened (with architects Nagaraj Vastarey, Soumitro Ghosh, Eliza Higgins and Cyrus Patell).

 

Kala Ghoda Arts Festival, Mumbai

Invited speaker in the Urban Design and Architecture section of the annual arts festival in Mumbai.

 

VARNA, KS School of Architecture, Bangalore

Talk on the role of art in architecture

 

INCIPIENT '17, SAL School of Architecture, Ahmedabad

Invited to present our work

 

2016

 

Imperial Delhi, History of Architecture Masterclass, Wadiyar School of Architecture, Mysore

Lecture on the British plan for New Delhi.

 

Islamic Architecture, History of Architecture Masterclass, Wadiyar School of Architecture, Mysore

Lecture on principles of Islamic architecture.

 

Architectural Criticism, Theory of Architecture Masterclass, Wadiyar School of Architecture, Mysore

Lecture on ways of seeing (based on the writings of John Berger).

 

AVANI ONE - Inaugural annual student exhibition of Avani Institute of Design, Calicut

'Legacy of the Legends' - invited to speak on Charles Correa and BV Doshi.

 

CELEBRATING CHARLES CORREA, Charles Correa Foundation & State of Architecture Exhibition

Invited on a panel with Romi Khosla, Prem Chandavarkar, Neelkanth Chhaya, Nondita Correa Mehrotra and Ruturaj Parikh to discuss Charles Correa’s work, legacy and contribution.

 

RETROLOGY, Indubhai Parikh School of Architecture, Rajkot

Invited to present our work at the annual college festival

 

ARCHCULT, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirapalli

Invited to present our work at the annual college festival

 

2015

 

Work in India Conference / University of Padova & Council of Architects, Padova, Italy / 2015

One of five Indian practices chosen to present work to the university students and local practicing architects via a video conference. The other participants were Rahul Mehrotra (Mumbai), Bimal Patel (Ahmedabad), Dean D’Cruz (Goa) and Sudhir Reddy (Hyderabad).

 

Institute of Indian Interior Designers (IIID), Jaipur

Invited to present our work

 

L Studio, Mathew & Ghosh trainee program, Bangalore

Invited to present our work

 

CnT Katte, Chandavarkar and Thacker, Bangalore

Talk on Drawings

 

2014

 

LIGHT + DESIGN, Institute of Indian Interior Designers (IIID), Delhi

Invited to present our work

 

CROSSROADS, Indian Institute of Architects (IIA), Calicut

Invited to present our work at the annual IIA chapter conference

 

Gogte Institute of Technology, Belgaum

Invited to present our work

 

Kurula Varkey Design Forum, CEPT, Ahmedabad

Invited to present our work

 

ITYUTA, College Festival, Adhiyamaan College of Engineering, Hosur

Invited to present our work at the annual college festival

 

Visvesvaraya Technological University Board of Studies Syllabus Review / History / 6th Semester

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bylBJqDUXvw

 

Visvesvaraya Technological University Board of Studies Syllabus Review / Design Studio / 6th Semester

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=46ruQ5FLavw

 

2013

 

Pecha Kucha Night, Bangalore, India

Invited to discuss Art in Design

 

IN:CH Studio (in collaboration with the Bern University of Applied Sciences, Switzerland)

Invited to present our work

 

Malnad Architectural School Alumni (MASA) Lecture Series

Invited to present our work

 

Indian Green Building Congress

Invited to present our work

 

2012

 

Pecha Kucha Night, Bangalore, India

Invited to discuss private initiatives in the public realm - RE:PUBLIC

 

2011

 

Indian Institute of Architects (Trivandrum Chapter), Trivandrum, India

Invited to present our work

 

Institute of Indian Interior Designers (IIID) (Coimbatore Chapter), Coimbatore, India

Invited to present our work

 

The Architects’ Club, Indian Institute of Architects (Trichur Chapter), Trichur, India

Invited to present our work

 

2010

 

Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal, India

Invited to present our work

 

B.M.S. College of Engineering, Bangalore, India & Architectural Association School of Architecture, London, UK

Symposium: Emergent design technology, design intelligence and creative expression

Invited to present our work

 

B.M.S. College of Engineering, Bangalore, India

Architecture: Shift of Ideas

Panel discussion with Prof. Jaisim (Jaisim Fountainhead), Prof. Shashi Bhooshan, and Mr. Anup Naik (Space Matrix)

 

2008

 

University School of Design, Mysore, India

Invited to present our work

 

Interior Design Traditions of India (National Conference) / School of Interior Design, CEPT, Ahmedabad, India

Invited to present our work

 

2007

 

The Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan, Bangalore, India

The Global ArchiTectonic: Anxiety or Delirium?

Panel discussion with Prof. Volkin Marg (GMP, Germany), Mr. Edgar Demello (EDA), Mr. Prem Chandavarkar (C&T), and Mr. Soumitro Ghosh (MGApl)

 

2006

 

Politecnico di Bari, Facoltà di Architettura, Bari, Italy

Invited to present our work

 

12 on 12 (Annual design meet), Ahmedabad, India

Invited to present our work

 

Centre for Environmental Planning and Technology (CEPT), Ahmedabad, India

Invited to present our work

 

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