Tag Archives: Urban Development

Gallopper Talks 2017

On Friday, March 3rd 2017, Gallopper Talks 2017 will be held in association with Lokmanya Tilak Institute of Architecture and Design Studies, at Navi Mumbai from 4.00 PM to 6.00 PM Gallopper Talks is a mission centred around a series of short inspirational talks from social innovators and development sector change-makers. We celebrate the human spirit that contributes to social change within the Built Environment. This is a flagship product from the Gallopper Stable. The Speaker line-up for Gallopper Talks 2017 is as follows: . Chetan Raikar, Restoration Architect on Recreation…

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A Candid Video Interview with the Legend, Architect Prem Nath

Premier Architect Prem Nath, established Prem Nath and Associates in 1967 as an Architectural and Interior Designing Firm offering engineering services all over India. Prem Nath is a cheerful and passionate human being and his demeanor is almost infectious. He has a child-like enthusiasm and passion to think way ahead of his time.  Here is a candid interview with the legend. Premier Architect Prem Nath, is one of the most celebrated architects of India.  He is the recipient of “Design Legend” felicitation from Society Interiors in 2015 and One…

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Video interview with Architect & Urban Sanitation interventionalist Pratima Joshi

Pratima Joshi, Director and Founder, Shelter Associates, has worked in the area of sustainable low cost housing and sanitation for the urban poor for nearly 25 years. Using concepts like multi-stakeholder consultation, user-centered design and participative governance long before they were fashionable, her approach has evolved to include the following principles: 1. Understanding the true situation before making plans—collect data and speak with all involved parties 2. Designing spaces, whether building for the poor or toilets, must account for habits and ambitions of residents/users, rather than…

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