Never before has the youth of Kerala experimented with so many career choices. Moving away from the conventional trinity of careers; Engineering, Medical, and Government services, the youth today is focusing on taking the road less travelled. They are veering towards careers that not only satisfy their creative urges but also pay them good salaries. Among various others choices,...
Spaces literally envelope us, and create a solid refuge around all living and thinking. Thus, it is essential to treat the void that surrounds us beautifully, as well as the facade that covers the void. Confused? In simple terms, not just the exterior of the built form, but also the space within needs a designer's touch. Let me break...
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 to 2028. Not to mention the advent of Metaverse has initiated newer territories for the consumers to experience and buy real estate through a digital...
The notion to 'Un-school' is rife amongst millennials and Gen Z. There are good arguments made by both sides regarding the advantages of self learning and the extra edge gained via design schools. Some believe unlearning or self-learning is the way to go forward whereas others assert the importance of design institutions. As is the case with most discussions...
If you have been contemplating to become an Interior designer, it's quite possible that you must have asked this question to yourself, may be more than once. Not all successful businessmen go to school to become one, hence you may question – Can't I be a successful Interior designer without having to attend a formal school or training? In...
Fashion design is the premium choice of many young creative aspirants, who want to delve into the garment industry and make their mark on India's fashion circuit. The clothes, outfits and fancy dresses in India depict our vibrant culture and progress. Designers today are reaching out to bigger and better platforms, some making their niche in the Global fashion...
As a Masters in Architecture aspirant, I have been asked this question multiple times in the recent past. Apparently, getting a masters in design is not something easily digestible by all. You get to hear questions like, "You've already studied for 5 years? Why study for 2 more?" or "What extra are they going to teach you, that you...
The creation of a built structure, keeping in mind its function, aesthetic and performance is Architecture. Architects are responsible for designing buildings for  private residences, offices, hospitals, institutes, public buildings, hotels, resorts, laboratories, industries etc. The scope of their work also includes designing apartments, townships, IT parks, landscapes, gardens and even cities. Town planning, Urban Design, Restoration and and conservation...
In the extremely dynamic world of Design, a company like DesignAware that dabbles in 3D and digital fabrication, and employs technology to create futuristic designs takes the game a notch higher. DesignAware believes in the democratisation of design. In other words, designs should be created in a way that would impact and be accessible to everyone and not just...
Fashion is many things. It is glam, it is style, it is modest. Wait, what? Modest? The term “Modest Fashion” itself is an oxymoron. We usually see models wearing the skimpiest of clothes on runways which is passed off as Fashion. Ms. Aemani Zimren, a young entrepreneur from Chennai, discovered that fashion in India, doesn’t cater to all. She...