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 all public interactions were condemned to avoid virus transmission. As a result, the “Stay at Home” protocol was established that forced people to remain indoors...
“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 redefining architecture and design. Such technological progress coupled with the dynamic nature of the industry constantly churns out new design styles.  Parametric Building DesignSource: Pinterest And, the...
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 an extension of your mind. Understanding the response to spaces we inhabit regularly and observing its effect on our mental health might be the first...
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? Much of the modernist architecture was also a derivation of the aftermath of a virus or a disease. This era was hugely contributed by stalwarts...
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 zero” of the COVID-19 pandemic with about 90% cases being reported from cities. Urban sprawls are facing the brunt of an overwhelming crisis with the...
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 & interior courses possess deep expertise in the architectural composition of space & how the design of furniture elements fit in those. Furniture & interior...
interior design checklist
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 scrutinize all of them before hitting that send button. The quality check process in a studio begins the moment the pencil hits the paper till...
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 utopian designs for films, videos or entertainment, challenge pre-existing notions of design and break away from the stereotypical. Taking this challenge head on, is the...
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 from around the globe. This allows her an edge into decor and styling interiors. Having authored numerous articles in well known design magazines like Inside...
Culture has a significant influence on interior design which can be attested when we look at interiors from different parts of the world. The evolution of art, climate and materials also play a key role in space design which is why interiors from various countries have discernable characteristics. Maintaining a region's identity, designing from the roots and embodying traditions...