Smriti 57 – Architect Nitin Killawala’s residence

Smriti 57 – Architect Nitin Killawala’s residence Battling the space constraint in the densely crowded city of Mumbai, ‘Smriti 57’ designed by Mumbai-based Group Seven Architects, rises vertically within the urban landscape as a residential villa which, at first sight, is reminiscent of a chest of drawers.  Project Details: Year of Completion: 2015 Design Team: Nitin Killawala, Nimit…

25 Innovative Decor ideas that are possible with Printed Acrylic & would solve all your budget woes!

Did you know, these 25 creative Decor ideas were possible with Printed Acrylic!? And not just that, it could probably save you from spending a few extra pennies without having to compromise on your decor <3 1. Ceiling 2. Graphic walls 3. Lighting fixtures 4. Landscape elements 5. Partition walls 6. Cabin walls 7. Walls…

Jalis you could make with 21 different materials

Jali: intricate ornamental openwork in wood, metal, stone, etc. A jali or jaali, is the term used for a perforated stone or latticed screen, usually with an ornamental pattern constructed through the use of calligraphy and geometry. This form of architectural decoration is found in Indian architecture, Indo-Islamic Architecture and Islamic Architecture.

A Crafter’s tale on laser cutting

With the world so vast, Our minds so fast, Endless ideas that cross, Only one that goes across!! –  The Crafter’s tale <3 Quite often that we come across amazing ideas & concepts, some that come alive & some that remain hidden in the sketchbooks. Just as most artists, she was the one who practiced!…

The life of a Tree from Ritika’s perspective under 10 categories

Ever wondered why you feel so pleasant around nature? Why mountains & hill stations dragged you so often? Why those endless highway roads with dense vegetation on both sides excited you more than anything else? Why kids loved planting more than any other activity? Yes, we are talking about those smallest elements in nature that…

15 Pegboard innovations – the story of pegs & boards

Pegboard : a board having a regular pattern of small holes for pegs, used chiefly for games or the display of information. We aren’t unfamiliar with this beautiful innovation of Pegboards used for generations now. But, wait!! Did we know about its innovative applications?? Apart from being used as informative boards, they can sort all your…

15 Architectural wonders with Kinetic energy (Wind)

Ned Kahn is an artist from Northern California who incorporates the use of natural elements such as wind and light into his artworks. He loves to replicate the forms and forces of nature and works with complex natural systems, many of which require air as a current. Here are 15 architectural wonders by Ned Kahn…