Buzz (September 2016)
CP Kukreja Architects have been selected to design the master plan for Bandar Malaysia, an upcoming business district in Greater Kuala Lumpur. Bandar Malaysia will cover 200 million sq ft of gross floor area, spread over 500 acres, and CPKA is the only Indian firm among the five international architecture firms selected to design the project. Other firms include the famed SOM, Zaha Hadid Architects, Atkins and Ove Arup.
Mosharbiya is a collection inspired by Moorish and Middle Eastern flavours by Marigold Furnishers. The handcrafted carved cedar wood is the base of these furniture pieces that sport Moorish jaali work, cut in stainless steel and the distressed antique tan for a vintage finish.
Top Architects | Sanjay Puri The Dreamcatcher
The sandy hues of Jaisalmer reflected in yellow sandstone architecture lends its influence to Sanjay Puri Architects´ recently concluded project in Ras, Rajasthan. In a land area spanning 36 areas is a 4,900 sq mt constructed apartment complex for the employees of a cement manufacturing plant located closeby.
Colourful ´N´ Cosy | Uptown Café, Siliguri
The most striking feature of the project is the highlighted wall behind the seating area, which is a customised wallpaper in black, designed carefully to bring out the soberness of the theme, while enhancing the colour gravity of the adjacent brown and mint green walls.
Top Architects | C N Raghavendran - The Torchbearer
Slated as one of the oldest in India, C R Narayana Rao (CRN), is a family run multi disciplinary design and consultancy firm of architects and engineers established in 1945. CRN provides comprehensive consultancy services in practically all areas of the construction business. Architecture, interiors, master planning, structural and civil engineering, electro-mechanical engineering and construction management.
Top Architects | Edifice Consultants The Collaborators
Edifice as a company has its fundamentals in place. They believe that sensitivity should be the one quality that will distinguish their designs from the rest. They believe that every project that they handle should go beyond mere green certifications and be genuinely sustainable. It should improve the wellbeing of its occupants and strive to improve its social environs.
Top Architects | Hafeez Contractor - The Kingpin
23 Marina, Dubai. The tallest residential building in the world. The Imperial. The tallest building in India. Architect Hafeez Contractor, the firm, is an institution. And its Principal Architect, Hafeez Contractor, India´s jewel in the crown. Since its inception in 1982, the firm has created some of the most stupendous structures in India and abroad.
Kala Drishti´s range of quirky accessories for the dining table include kettles, coaster sets in the form of rocking chair, pickle stands in the form of trucks, mug/cup and spoons, all inspired from heritage paintings. These creations are all wood based and hand painted.