Aaron B Schwarz, FAIA, Principal and Executive Director, Perkins Eastman

“Materials and detailing of the materials needs to be influenced by climatic context. Those copying aesthetic trends without recognizing these differences can start their projects at a disadvantage”. ...
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Anthony Raj, Centre for Indigeneous Architecture, Chennai

‘There are millions of families with no roof over their heads, particularly in the slums.  For lack of employments in semiurban and rural areas, people are flocking to ...
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Ar. Siddharth Menon

‘Earth buildings have existed in India like the rest of the world since ages. Even today one just has to step a few kilometers outside a city to ...
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Ar. Yatin Pandya, Footprints E.A.R.T.H

‘As architects we are triply responsible. First by putting the manmade on the natural, we are altering the natural landscape and creating imbalance and therefore we have to ...
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Ar. Prem Nath, Prem Nath & Associates

“Urbanization & Vertical living has become future of building. We can’t afford sacrifice on agricultural land, we need to use limited land. This was foreseen by Honourable Prime ...
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Antonis Panayides, M Moser Associates

‘I have been doing projects in India for almost 5 years.  I am very fond of adaptive re-use architecture and retaining heritage within a culture. India is a culturally ...
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Vikas Dilawari, Vikas Dilawari Conservation Architects, Mumbai

‘All historical sites are important and if things are done well and information shared than it does do proper justice, A simple example is Dr Bhau Daji Lad ...
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Ar. Abha Narain Lambah, Abha Narain Lambah Associates, Mumbai

‘Fire audit of Government owned heritage buildings should be done at a priority’ says Ar. Abha Narain Lambah, Conservation Architect & Historic Building Consultant, Abha Narain Lambah Associates, Mumbai ...
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Dr. Brinda Somaya, Somaya & Kalappa Consultants, Mumbai

“I have always been very optimistic and there are great young architects in our country today and I am sure they will take India on to the world ...
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Ravindra Gundu Rao, Principal Architect, Ravi Gundu Rao and Associates

“Education and training in design without emphasis on repair as an adherent art and science has led to present situation that we bemoan here. The ‘jack of all, ...
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