On Wind-Water

The Theory of Architecture comprises interpretation and critical commentaries on the architecture of past, present, and future.  Most theories exert a wide and beneficial influence on the era. Such thoughts are criticized and transformed with their implementation and the way they are spread to the masses. Feng Shui is one such theory of the pastContinue reading “On Wind-Water”

Order in Disorder: Forest

“Wandering into a space, covered by canopies, with escaping sunrays on your feet. The chaotic beauty and the intricate symmetry. The origin of order within disorder. The greatest architecture of all the time; the forest”. Forests are spaces which make you reflect on your existence as well as that of humanity. It serves as aContinue reading “Order in Disorder: Forest”

Rethinking the modern urbanscapes of India

-Keerthana Dhanesh, Vaishnavi Kathe                            In the Palaeolithic age we were hunters, gatherers and wanderers in search of food. By the end of the Neolithic period, we learnt agriculture and domestication of animals. Earlier we were nomads but later, by selective breeding and agricultural technology, large settlements began to emerge. Man learned to live in groupsContinue reading “Rethinking the modern urbanscapes of India”

Architecture in Movies

“To face art or any other form of art, you have to answer another question, which is, “Why  does man exist?” and I think the process and attempts to find answers to it, create art”  Human lives crave to listen to stories, witness drama, create grandeur as well as destroy it.  Over centuries these experiencesContinue reading “Architecture in Movies”