The Hindu, Apr 28 2012: Offering sustainable designs and options – Architect Sheila Sri Prakash has developed the Reciprocal Design Index as part of her role at the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on Design Innovation.
Times of India, 21 Apr 2012: EMERGING BUILDING TECHNOLOGIES The use of cutting-edge building technology such as prefabrication and Fiber-to-the-Home are slowly replacing the existing conventional construction technology. NIDHI ADLAKHA has more on this trend . . . Adopting technologies that lower the overall cost of construction, reduce the time taken to complete a project..
Project Vendor Magazine, Apr 2012: EXPERT SPEAK – For the future of our cities – the new “Green” is “Teal”. Sheila Sri Prakash writes about India having around 570 million people living in cities by 2030 and therefore the urgent need to create better urban living environments.
DNA Property (Mumbai), 17 March 2012: Sustainability and ‘green’ architecture. Concepts of sustainability and green architecture were deliberated recently during a round table, where Sheila Sri Prakash, Chief Architect and member of the network of global agenda council of WEF, said, “We talk a lot about sustainability but there is a need for holistic approach..
Times of India, 24 March 2012: BACK TO BASICS – With growing environmental consciousness, architects and interior designers in the city are fusing contemporary design aesthetics with an eco-friendly twist.
The Hindu, 10 March 2012: Building on history – From Tuscan architecture and Bali-inspired homes to Pallava-style apartments and Spanish villas, city builders are experimenting with designs from cultures across the world. Read the entire article at: http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-features/tp-propertyplus/article2979868.ece
Introduction Lets unravel the Rammed Earth Wall, an innovative material and an interesting technique of construction…a technique used from time in memorial. Firstly, let me introduce myself… I am Shankar, shortly SAN (and I like to be called this way). I have been with the Shilpa team for 1.5 yrs. My design team and I work..
Chennai Chimes, Feb 2012: Ever on the rise – Chennai Chimes profiles Sheila Sri Prakash. Read more at http://www.chennaichimes.com/chimes/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=335%3Aever-on-the-rise-&catid=38%3Achimer-of-the-month&Itemid=55