‘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[…]

Documentation Workshop

The subramanyaswamy temple was the premise for a documentation workshop held as a part of the winter at CARE workshop programme held between 2nd and 6th January.The workshop was mentored by Ar.Maniyarasan,conservationist and Architectural photographer and Ar.Ragul Ravichandran,alumnus and co founder of Vaayil,a documentation research series to discover the hidden architectural treasures of the cauvery Read more about Documentation Workshop[…]

Documentary Film Making

5 days Workshop on Introduction to Film making as a visual medium.Pre production,Production & Post production.Understanding the camera,equipments,techniques and handling,Understanding movements in films,principle of composition,Importance of Planning in production and teamwork,Smaller assignment of shorts and merging cuts,sense of the visual medium,Introduction to visual medium,Creating the storyboard for the documentary. Exploring Motion Images By Student Sindhuja, Read more about Documentary Film Making[…]

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[…]

A workshop on Photography

Photo Document workshop by Ar. Maniyarasan R. Photographs  from the 5-day Visual Documentation & Photography workshop for the 3rd semester students at Centre for Applied Research & Education (C.A.R.E.) School of Architecture, Trichy, as a prequel to the Rural Design studio. Field visits to Thanjavur and Palamaraneri were a part of the workshop, anchored by Ar. Read more about A workshop on Photography[…]

A workshop on Lino Cut

A workshop on Lino Cut was mentored by Artist Mark Rathinaraj and assisted by Architect Naveen G, between June 11-14, 2019, at the Centre of Applied Research & Education (C.A.R.E School of Architecture) campus, as a part of ‘Summer at C.A.R.E’ Workshop programme. As an artist his works are inspired from nature and his childhood Read more about A workshop on Lino Cut[…]

Form Material and Structure

Form, Material & Structure – This workshop aimed and imparted the basic knowledge of structural actions, material properties, and form. The workshop helped the students to understand and decipher the system from the form. This was studied by making case studies with scaled models. Prof.V.R Shah and Ar. Mangesh Belsare tutored the workshop at the C.A.R.E Read more about Form Material and Structure[…]