Tips And Organisation Tricks To Add To Your Kitchen Design

A kitchen design, no more how attractive, if left unorganised, will turn into a large space of chaos and clutter. Not only will this affect your mood when cooking, but will leave you and...

Taking digitalization in architecture to a whole new level…INFURNIA

Introducing the evolution of software in design: India and its design world have been seeing tremendous growth in their technological advancements. Starting from two-dimensional space to making it look from a 3-d point of vision,...

All about the Milan design week, 2022…

What happens in the city of design... Firstly to begin with, design enthusiasts from all over the world set their foot in Milan every April – June for the design week. This is a week-long...

Re-defining co-working spaces – A sneak peek into the Silicon Valley’s new hotspot

The term “coworking space” and collaborative office spaces has become the most sought-after thing in our post-pandemic world. A thriving example of a mixed-use establishment and how different typographies can be designed in the...

6 Best Interior Wall Cladding Ideas for Your Home

How can you transform a wall into a statement piece? Do texture paint… Apply a wallpaper… Accessorize it… But, here’s what we suggest. Install wall cladding, and your job is done. This is because interior wall cladding brings more...

12 Best Apps for Architects & Designers On-the-Go

With the moving time, we find ourselves being pulled into a world where technology is constantly making every task easy. It has given rise to several virtual mediums of expression that is an outlet...

What are the alternate career options one can pursue with an architecture degree?

Pursuing architecture is a unique experience in itself - one that prepares you to play multifaceted roles and equips you with skills that go far beyond the scope of the discipline. Learning the craft...

Top 15 Architectural Marvels of Modern India: From Tradition to Tech

  When it comes to architecture, there’s absolutely no doubt that India has always excelled in the field. These architectural marvels illustrate our origins in ancient India to where we are heading with contemporary ones....

Why are co-working spaces a global trend in a post-pandemic world?

The growing popularity of co-working spaces has a lot to do with flexible work settings, personal space, professional ambiance, opportunities for socializing, networking, and human interaction, irrespective of work backgrounds. Instead of working in...

Sustainable design trends that will redefine architecture in 2022

“The greatest threat to our environment is the belief that someone else will save it.” - Robert Swan.  Sustainable design isn't just a trend, it's the wave of the future. It isn’t a choice, it’s...

Sustainability – The Way Forward in Building Design

Living in harmony with the earth is emerging as a promising lifestyle choice for the modern world. A report published by Forbes in 2019 suggests that 77% of the global population wants to learn...

Reinterpreting Residential Architecture in the Post-COVID World

The outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic has had a far-reaching impact on the world that has introduced us to the new normal. During the pandemic, the world was brought to a screeching halt and...

How to become an Architectural Journalist in India: Skills, Growth Opportunities, Tips & more…

As per Allied Market Research, The global AEC market size was valued at $7,188.00 million in 2020 and is projected to reach $15,842.00 million by 2028, growing at a CAGR of 10.7% from 2021...

Finding Creative Inspiration in a Lockdown Environment: 7 Must-Dos to Bring in Artful Thoughts

The pandemic took away our freedom of traveling. With restrictions on even stepping out of our house. In times like these, architects faced a tough time getting their source of inspiration due to less...

How Parametric Architecture is Reinterpreting Building Design

“Wherever technology reaches its real fulfillment, it transcends into architecture”- Ludwig Meis van der Rohe This quote explains the closely-knit relations between technology and architecture. The advent of modern visualization tools, modeling, and prototyping are...

How to Select the Right Masters in Architecture

What’s your plan for the future? - The six-word horror story for every fresh architecture graduate. This is because B.Arch (Bachelor of Architecture) is a professional degree that demands a generous investment of time and...

18 Key Skills required to thrive as an Architect in 2022

Being a creative profession, Architecture cannot be termed as one of the easiest fields. Although, delving into its creative nuances is truly an experience of a lifetime, the road to architecture is rocky. Moreover,...

Architecture & Psychology – How Spaces Can Affect Our Mental Health?

How are architecture and psychology related? Spaces and people share a fundamental connection – one that possibly affects the human mind in unimaginable ways. Your immediate environment affects the way you feel, function and is...

How can Architects help in Adapting to the Post-Pandemic world?

Architecture has been a field where change has been rather slow. It took almost an era for Romans to finally change the Greek’s minds about their columns and introduce the Corinthian order, isn’t it? ...

Urban Design in a Covid-hit world: How to design pandemic-resilient cities of the future?

Source: https://www.nationalheraldindia.com/national/portion-of-under-construction-flyover-crashes-in-mumbai-14-injured  The alarming increase of COVID-19 cases in urban areas has put city administering and planning authorities in a questionable position. A report by the United Nations suggests that urban areas are the “ground...

4 Steps to Ace An Architecture Jury (that don’t cost you your mental peace!)

What is the most glorified yet dreaded event of an architecture school? If you thought of an “architecture jury”, you guessed it right! Picturing a jury instantly time-travels us to the day. Images of...

Interior design course 101: Everything you need to know about interior designing

Interior design course: What exactly is it? “Design is intelligence made visible”. If you believe this to be true, you are almost halfway there! Interior design, just like any other design field, is not merely about...

Why pick M.Des in Furniture & Interior Design by Cindrebay?

What is Furniture & interior design course? Furniture & interior design course deals with the specialization in architectural composition of spaces and the design of furniture elements that suit ambiance & decor the best. Furniture...

Everything you need to know about Furniture & Interior design course

What is a Furniture & interior design course? Furniture & interior design course is one of the most sought after courses in the Indian & global market for interior design. Designers with specialization in Furniture...

A Frame of Multiple Architectural Expressions – Manzana de la Discordia, Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona's architectural and design language combines assorted forms, expressions, interpretations, and evolutions conforming to diverse cultures, civilisations, and styles. Revolutionary architects, such as Antoni Gaudi, Lluís Domènech i Montaner and Josep Puig i Cadafalch...

Visual Communications – Introducing a holistic approach to mass communication, media, journalism studies, & filmmaking

Introducing the new Visual Communications course Cindrebay is proud to announce a new course, B.A. in Visual Communication, a refreshing new courseware that combines the best of journalism studies with an added bonus of film...

6 skills to survive and thrive in a broadcast, journalism, & mass communications career

Why build a career in broadcast & journalism? Are you scared of getting trapped in a boring 9-to-5 job with limited or no flexibility? Do you want your career to be more than just a...

6 reasons you should build a career in media & mass communication (& how to do it right)

What is media & mass communication studies? In the most simple definition, media & mass communication studies encompasses the specialization in creating, sending, receiving, and analyzing messages and information to a large-scale audience, through either...

Design checklist – 10 things to confirm before finalizing a design

A design student, a new studio or a 70 year old firm can swear by a design checklist. No matter how little or how many projects one might have handled, it is important to...

#PoV – Our Speaker for day 15 : Leading experimental architect & Founder of Chromed Design Studio, Abhigyan Neogi

Abhigyan Neogi, founder of Delhi-based architect & design studio, Chromed Design Studio has carved a niche for himself in the design landscape of the nation. With a unique amalgamation of rugged logical accuracy and...

#PoV – Our speaker for day 14: Founder of The Busride Studio, Ayaz Basrai

A young generation of designers want to focus on the fun aspect of the craft. Instead of being part of the rat race, they are more inclined in exploring the future built environments, creating...

#PoV – Our speaker for day 13: Author, interior stylist, Founder & former EDITOR-In-CHARGE Livingetc India, Mridula Sharma

A dazzling name in the world of Indian and international design is Ms. Mridula Sharma. With over 25 years of experience and indulgence in the field, she has reviewed and critiqued interior design...

#PoV – Our Speaker for day 12: Architect, educator, entrepreneur, creator of Fractals Workshop & DesignAware, Takbir Fatima

Director of DesignAware ( inter-disciplinary experimental design and architecture studio) and creator of Fractals Workshop and BuildAware, Takbir Fatima is a stellar young design leader in India. She has an MArch in Architecture +...

#PoV – Our speaker for day 11: Architect, Urban designer and Senior Architectural Designer at Zaha Hadid Architects; Ar. Mariana Cabugueira

Setting a fine example of 'Dream big and work for it' is Ar. Mariana Cabugueira, a young designer from Portugal who joined as a Senior Architectural Designer at Zaha Hadid Architects in 2017. Mariana...

#PoV – Our Speaker for day 10: Partner & Principal Architect, IMK Architects, Rahul Kadri

As the principal architect at IMK Architects, a 50 year old architecture and planning firm based in Mumbai & Bengaluru, Rahul Kadri has led several major architecture and town planning projects. Some of his...

#PoV – Our Speaker for day 9: Prolific textile & handicrafts product designer, Founder of Spider Design, Chandrashekhar Bheda

A brilliant and accomplished alumni of NID, National Institute of Design, J.J. School of Arts, Bombay (1982), and NIFT Delhi, Chandrashekhar Bheda is a shining name in the textile and handicrafts industry with more...

#PoV – Our Speaker for day 8: Graphic & Textile Design virtuoso, Co-Founder Toile Indienne, Akila Seshasayee

Akila Seshasayee started her design career as a Graphic Design student at NID, National Institute of Design from 1982 to 1988. This is where she discovered her passion and love for typography that helped...

#PoV – Our Speaker for day 7: Avante Garde Fashion Designer & Founder of Akaaro Studio, Gaurav Jai Gupta

Acclaimed fashion & textile designer, Gaurav Jai Gupta is the only Indian designer to have a solo feature on the cover of India Today. His creative journey started with National Institute of Fashion Technology,...

#PoV – Our speaker for day 6: Prolific storyteller, Founder and Creative Director of Studio Eeksaurus, Suresh Eriyat

Suresh Eriyat, a pioneer storyteller and animator, began his career in this creative field as early as 1997, when animation as a field of study was quite unknown in India. He graduated from NID,...

#PoV – Our Speaker for day 5: Padma Shri Awardee, National Award winner & renowned filmmaker, Dr. Nila Madhab Panda

Best known for unique and intriguing narrative of contemporary India, roping in the audience through dense and critical insights into the untold stories of the country, Dr. Nila Madhab Panda was born in Dasarajpur,...

#PoV – Our speaker for day 4: Design Thinking, HCD, & Service Design Thought Leader, Sudhindra V.

One of the most renowned thought leaders in design thinking in the country, Sudhindra V is a leading name in the arena of Human Centered Designs (HCD), Service Design, & digital transformation. Having led...

A love letter to staircases

Steps usually take you up or down, but when you are lucky - they make you gasp, stare and swoon. Those who follow this blog, know of my eternal love story with staircases. Since...

#PoV – Our speaker for day 3: Prof. Nidhip Mehta -Architect, Educator, and Dean of School of Design (Pearl Academy)

Prof. Nidhip Mehta, comes from a rich background of design & architecture with more than 20 years of experience in the domain along with a long-standing stint as a prominent educator in India. As...

#PoV – Our speaker for day 2: Prof. Mookesh Patel, Professor Emeritus at Arizona State University

With more than 3 decades of far-reaching experience as a leading teaching and research faculty at ASU (Arizona State University), Mookesh Patel is a stellar name in the domain of design, with deep expertise...

#PoV – Our Speaker for Day 1 – Dr. Anuradha Chatterjee, Dean, Faculty of Design, Manipal University Jaipur

Anuradha Chatterjee is an Indian-born Australian feminist academic practitioner in architecture and design based in Australia and India. She is the Dean of the Faculty of Design, Manipal University Jaipur. A renowned author with...

Cindrebay School of Design presents PoV (Point of View) Design talks

“Gaining knowledge is the first step to wisdom. Sharing knowledge is the first step to humanity”  - Anonymous  The true spirit of Cindrebay School of Design Our onus as Cindrebay School of Design has always been...