Charles Correa Memorial Event 2021

We take immense pride in announcing that Jaswanth NS, Alumni of CSOA (from the graduating batch of 2021) has received an honorable mention for his thesis project in the Charles Correa Memorial Event 2021 ,conducted by Charles Correa Foundation.50 schools across the nation were invited to participate in the event.The event held in commemoration of Read more about Charles Correa Memorial Event 2021[…]

Collaborative Software Project with North Dakota State University, USA

Previous Next CARE School of Architecture partnered in a collaborative project with North Dakota State University, North Dakota, USA in developing five software products namely – ArchXchange, Reality Check, Building Architecture Forward LLC, Connect GMK,- ArchiTables App, for design professions in developing economies like India. As a Part of the studio course, students at the Read more about Collaborative Software Project with North Dakota State University, USA[…]

Charles Correa Gold Medal 2021

Previous Next   We are happy to announce that our institution is one among the few in the country listed for participation in the prestigious Charles Correa Gold Medal 2021. The Charles Correa Gold Medal is an award initiated in 1998 by the Indian architect and urbanist Charles Correa. The medal is to recognize quality Read more about Charles Correa Gold Medal 2021[…]

National Award for Excellence in Architectural Thesis 2020-21

Previous Next We take immense joy in informing you that Abishek Raj, Alumni of Csoa (batch 2020) makes it to the top 3 winners of the National Awards for Excellence in Architectural Thesis for the year 2020-21 conducted by the Council of Architecture. Thesis Topic: Reconception of railway station – MaduraiGuide: Ar.Vijaykumar Sengottuvelan The intent Read more about National Award for Excellence in Architectural Thesis 2020-21[…]

‘O’Shell

  We are in the news! From Winter at C.A.R.E Workshops, 2019. We are published in designboom. We call it the ‘O’Shell’. It is a prototype from the ‘Procedural Design II’, a Winter Workshop, mentored by Balaji Rajasekaran (dMac Group) and coordinated by the C.A.R.E Design Cell. Winter at C.A.R.E Workshops is conceived as the medium Read more about ‘O’Shell[…]

Procedural Design II

  Based in engineering sciences and appropriated by the design field. the potential of physical forces becoming an agency of design have been demonstrated by a number of legends over the last century. This workshop will explore two dominant avenues of research and knowledge — empirical learning via prototyping of human scaled spaces and objects. Read more about Procedural Design II[…]

Photogrammetry & Technical Imaging

5 days of discussions and explorations, towards understanding the Photogrammetry and technical imaging, specifically towards conservation and heritage documentation. Two professionals signed up for the workshop as well. We visited the neighborhoods at Srirangam, Udayarpalayam palace and its temple.   By Student Mukundan. I had the privilege  to attend the workshop twice and learned twice Read more about Photogrammetry & Technical Imaging[…]

Timbrel Vault Workshop

Ar. Peter Rich & Ar. Senthilkumar Doss [24 – 28 November] Timber vaulting workshop   By Ar. Pintto George E A THE DAWN It all started with a simple catenary curve. In the beginning a brief study and experiments were done on catenary, It’s nature and behaviour. “a catenary arch has the ability to withstand Read more about Timbrel Vault Workshop[…]