Institutional Architecture

April 23, 2015

The design of institutes has always been one of the best playgrounds for architectural skills. Globally, architects have expressed themselves commendably, through educational projects. Institutional projects are great platforms to explore and exhibit ideas of built form and space making. A sense of scale and a play of character potentially define the nature of the […]

 Design Industry

April 23, 2015

Design has the power to influence a nation’s development, infrastructure growth, economies, and hence the quality of life. It is the tool which can elevate, celebrate and incubate the diversity, chaos and cultural mix that our country represents. Design drives innovation and helps enhance competitiveness of our industries, manufacturing as well as service- based. Thus, […]

Infrastructure and Aesthetics

April 23, 2015

San Francisco with its golden gate, Paris with the peripherique as a motorway, London with its underground metro network and japan with its high speed trains show how urbanization becomes the identity of the modern day city. Even emerging India gets its representation with the Bandra Worli sea link bridge in Mumbai and the Delhi […]

Interiors – The mettle in Interior Design and Architecture

April 23, 2015

Interior Design is more than meets the eye. Interior Design vs. Interior Decoration is an age old topic of discussion and debate, and both the terms are most often used interchangeably. In India especially, interior designers seem to be mistaken for the people, who just provide the ‘look and feel’ to a project, but in […]

Career in Fashion Design

March 9, 2015

“Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.” ― Coco Chanel With a Masters education in the field, often I have been questioned as to why one must study Fashion and how frivolous  does a career in fashion design appear in comparison with its counterparts in the community like Architecture, Industrial […]

MERAGRA WINNING ENTRIES

February 23, 2015

Meragra: A one-of-a-kind city branding initiative launched by Uttar Pradesh Tourism along with The Design Village as knowledge partner and Kingdom of the Netherlands as jury partner witnesses an overwhelming response! February 14, a day that symbolizes love globally was dedicated to express gratitude to the city of Agra by presenting it with a distinct […]

Meragra ad live on Big 92.7 fm

December 19, 2014

Listen to the Meragra‬ ad for the competition live on BIG 92.7 FM ! Meragra – a design competition, celebrates ‪Agra -a world destination-green and rich with handicrafts,world heritage sites and a world wonder.To enhance the experience of the visitors and for creating a sense of belonging amongst citizens of India – the Uttar Pradesh government – is […]

Meragra – a design competition !

December 9, 2014

My View on the city of Taj The city of AGRA attracts more than 2.5 million domestic and foreign visitors annually. To enhance the experience of the visitors and for creating a sense of belonging amongst citizens of India – the Uttar Pradesh government – is undertaking a project to create an identity for this […]

DTALKS at TDV on 13th December 2014

December 9, 2014

We are pleased to inform you that The DESIGN VILLAGE- Interdisciplinary industry centric institute  is organizing  DTALKS (design talks) forum 2014 scheduled on Saturday, 13th Dec  2014 at TDV, Noida, India from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm . The themes for the  DTALKS is “Evolution and trends in fashion education” and ” Fashion industry and […]

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Interview with Mr. Chad Crowe – an illustrator & cartoonist

November 26, 2014

Here’s an Interview with  Mr. Chad Crowe, an illustrator and a cartoonist. Mr Chad Crowe had a very impressive career path. He has been a winner of several design awards. Mr Chad Crowe is a very charismatic speaker; conducting a workshop on illustration and visual techniques at tdv !     Q-1 How is the […]