The Third and final build phase of the catenary workshop is underway.. The erection of the formwork was intense and required atmost precision in dimensions and coordination between the site team and the drawing team, back and forth exercises from drafting board to site and vice versa were reviewed before the process of erection of Read more about catenary workshop[…]
Five Mile Radius- a workshop on alternate materials and appropriate sustainable technologies explored Mud, Bamboo ,concrete Debris and lime as building materials . A nine day long intense workshop ,the students conceived and Erected four bamboo structures designed to serve as pause points along the route to the hostel complex within the campus. The many Read more about Five Mile Radius[…]
When skill, a passion for learning ,innovative techniques and dedicated mentoring come together the results are bound to be spectacular… Such was the concluding session of the workshop on”How Buildings Stand ?” – a week long intense process in understanding structures through analytical models , conducted by Prof.V.r.Shah, an academician and a reputed structural consultant,and Read more about A FITTING FINALE…[…]
Why do we document? Is it necessary to learn and intepret history? How Is it relevant in contemporary times? These are question that often linger amongst students with respect to history in the Architectural curriculum. The three day long documentation workshop mentored by Prof.Joseph Aranha,Fulbright scholar and academician from the Texas Tech University at Moovar Read more about Documentation[…]
A Seemingly simple Question more often than not taken for granted by Architects or made the civil Engineers purview…. The ongoing workshop, by Prof.V.R. Shaw and Ar.Mangesh both Academicians from Ahmedabad, is an attempt to shatter all existing myths about looking at structures and delivering structural concept to students of Architecture. Into the third day Read more about How do Building Stand ?[…]
The final and exciting “ Build phase “of the catenary brick shell is back as a part of this year’s summer programme. The culmination of a year long exploration ,we think, the fun has just begun..