As India tries to assume its global position; its traditional society undergoes rapid cultural and economic transformations; one is forced to ask the question, how does a traditional Indian dwelling redefine itself to address the changes that are happening globally and locally?
This Studio will attempt to address these questions in the quest for this new prototype.
Shikha Doogar is a lecturer at Sushant School of Architecture and is a principal at r + d studio. She holds a master’s degree in Advanced Architectural Design from Columbia University, New York. She has worked on many competitions with Shridhar Rao and has guest lectured at CEPT, Ahmedabad. Shikha has over 11 years of experience and has held lead positions with world renowned architectural practices like Perkins Eastman LLP and Frank Gehry.
Shridhar Rao is a Senior Designer at Studio U+A and visiting faculty at Sushant School of Architecture. He holds a master’s degree in Advanced Architectural Design from Columbia University, New York. Shridhar has worked on several International designs which include the Guggenheim, Abu Dhabi while he was working with Frank Gehry.