10 Houses in IndiaPublished by Skyboard Media Pvt. Ltd, ’10 Houses in India’ is a 232 page soft bound book, featuring 10 beautiful stand alone houses. The houses are located in natural contexts (for e.g. in mountains, river facing, around trees etc) Each house is curated in great detail across 20 pa..
A Comprehensive Guide to Transit-Oriented Development for Developing CountriesThe book is intended to be a comprehensive guidebook or a manual on Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) for readers, especially from developing countries. The author argues that even though TOD started in the developed coun..
A System's Evaluation for Global History of Indian ArchitectureSystem’s approach (SA) is a holistic approach of understanding. The approach streamlines how small parts or things or events influence one another within a sequence of events, which constitutes of to-and-fro causal relationships. The net..
Bashirul Haq ArchitectBashirul Haq is a Bangladeshi architect, critic and educator. He is undoubtedly one of the most critically acclaimed contemporary architects of South Asia. Haq is known for his ideological environment-responsive architectural style which has a deep-rooted connection with the lo..
Bringing People and Government Closer: A Development Practitioner's PrescriptionsThe government’s commitment to “minimum government, maximum governance” has guided its policy, legislation and decision making at various levels. Advances in technological advancements - whether it is telecom, space, en..
Built from the PuranasPuranas, which means ancient, are part of the Hindu scriptures. They are explained as ‘that which breathed in old times’. They contain vast knowledge and ancient wisdom about various disciplines such as philosophy, history, geography, sociology, politics, literature, medicine, ..
Contemporary Houses By Indian Architects Vol 2A collection of 34 unique, state-of-the-art residences from across the nation, Contemporary Houses by Indian Architects vol-2 is compiled as a sequel to the earlier edition, entitled Contemporary Houses by Indian Architects, that collected rave reviews f..
In Search of Modern Indian Identity: Through Architecture with Jugal Kishore ChowdhuryPadma Shri Jugal Kishore Chowdhury belonged to the first generation of architects in post‐independent India. As such, he was one of the path finders who energised the initiation of aspiring Indian architects to the..
Indian Architecture: Islamic PeriodIt was the original intention to produce this work on INDIAN ARCHITECTURE in one volume, and the letterpress with the material as a whole was prepared accordingly. In the course of publication however. it was found expedient to modify this plan, and to bring the wo..
Indian Retail SpacesIndian retail spaces showcases 42 unique projects that highlight the best retail spaces of the nation designed by some of the most innovative designers and architects. This coffee table book is divided into four parts namely Jewellery, fashion, sanitary and other miscellaneous sp..
Master Planning Indian Cities: Achieving Urban RenaissanceChandigarh and Gandhinagar were planned Indian cities which were a result of a political necessity. Chandigarh was designed on modern planning principles whereas the planning of Gandhinagar showed the relevance of traditional planning. The bo..
Planning of Towns and Cities: Past Approaches and Current PracticesThe rapid pace of urbanization coupled with enhanced mobility patterns in the recent past in India, while bringing in the socio-cultural transformations, has caused regional imbalances, environmental degradation and deterioration of ..