Articles tagged India


Here's one way to design a retail space that stands out in an (airport) crowd

Mumbai – A simple, well-executed vision from Renesa Architecture resulted in an unmissable pop-up space for Opium, a premium eyewear brand, in Mumbai's international airport.


An Indian board game café with an escape room is designed to get you offline

Gurgaon, India – Unlocked Café promotes analogue play, with a Renesā Studio-designed space built like an immersive video game landscape.


Want to get sound installations right? Learn from this Venice Biennale exhibition

Venice – Chromo Sapiens, this year’s installation at the Icelandic Pavilion, has a technical lesson for artists and designers who want to create engaging aural spaces. 

Windows form unique, modular compositions around the exterior of the spiral.

Tomoe by Note Design

ALIBAG – Indian atelier updates indigenous house structure with foreign, esoteric imagery.

The Kitchen tells the story of a couple preparing a traditonal Indian dessert.

The Kitchen by Roysten Abel

During last month’s Holland Festival in Amsterdam, Indian director Roysten Abel served up a fusion of sight, sound, smell and taste with The Kitchen

The canopy embeds immersive design and interactive narratives in physical architecture.

Vana by Orproject

NEW DELHI – The Vana installation uses a series of algorithms to create brightly-lit columns, branching out to form a tree-like canopy above an exhibition hall.

Manjunath Kamath, Time to Time, 2013, oil and acrylic on canvas, 60 x 72 in, courtesy of Gallery Espace/New Delhi

India Art Fair 2014

India has always been a stronghold for the fine arts, but it was only in the past few years that the western art world sat up and finally began to take notice. Most noticeably, Christie’s inaugural …

The Golden Queer Resurrection, 2013, bronze, 85 x 65 x 40 cm

For Two Lovers by Radhika Agarwala

or too long now, the contemporary art world has been trying to gain a better understanding of trends in South Asian art and the complex histories that surround them. Yet most approaches to …

Living Objects. Made for India is an exhibition at Grand Hornu.

Living Objects. Made for India by Doshi Levien

Living Objects. Made for India is an exhibition at Belgium’s Grand Hornu by designers Nipa Doshi and Jonathan Levien. 

Views to the lush green landscape are framed by walls.

The House Cast in Liquid Stone by Spasm Design

KHOPOLI – This second home in Khopoli, India is sited on a basalt outcrop and is made of a composite of the material it sits on.

'In creating a house with locally available materials, and crafted by regular construction workers, vir.mueller architects are asserting the primacy of good design practice'. vir.mueller architects

Vasant Vihar by vir.mueller architects

NEW DELHI – Vasant Vihar’s red-brick textured surface embraces a myriad of functional and aesthetic features.

Cuboid House By Amit Khanna Design Associates appears to 'step' away as it rises.

Cuboid House by Amit Khanna Design Associates

NEW DELHI – Cuboid House was designed in direct contrast with the emerging archetypal architecture of New Delhi: developer-driven apartment blocks boasting tall façades of trendy materials …