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ECOLOGIC: Buy with the planet in your mind

ECOLOGIC: Buy with the planet in your mind

25 Feb 2017, New Indian Express: ECOLOGIC- Pavitra Sriprakash, the Chief Designer and Director of Shilpa Architects writes about Concious Living and purchasing products that are earth-friendly. Excerpts: Conscious Living is the need of the hour and there is nothing more inspiring than events that bring to fore all aspects of it under one roof. Besides..
The GRIHA Summit 2017

The GRIHA Summit 2017

Mrs. Sheila Sri Prakash, Founder and Chief Architect, Shilpa Architects Planners Designers will be delivering the Thematic Address at the 8th annual GRIHA National Conference, The GRIHA Summit 2017. The conference will be held from March 2nd to 3rd, 2017 at India Habitat Centre, New Delhi, with the theme “Transforming Habitats”. The two day summit would serve as..
ECOLOGIC: Zero theory for smart landscaping

ECOLOGIC: Zero theory for smart landscaping

18 Feb 2017, New Indian Express: ECOLOGIC- Pavitra Sriprakash, the Chief Designer and Director of Shilpa Architects writes about sustainable and working landscape design. Excerpts: Size Zero, Net Zero, Zeroscaping! The word Zero is trending and seems to mean something positive for a change. Zeroscaping is phonetically similar to Xeriscaping and refers to landscapes that..
TEDx @ IIM Shillong – Alchemy of Choice

TEDx @ IIM Shillong – Alchemy of Choice

Sheila Sri Prakash, the Chief Designer and Founder of Shilpa Architects has been invited as a speaker at the TEDx IIM Shillong. TEDx was created in the spirit of TED’s mission, “ideas worth spreading.” It supports independent organizers who want to create a TED-like event in their own community. On a lighter note, TEDx Shillong..
ECOLOGIC: Sea ice, polar bears & action!

ECOLOGIC: Sea ice, polar bears & action!

28 Jan 2017, New Indian Express: ECOLOGIC- Pavitra Sriprakash, the Chief Designer and Director of Shilpa Architects writes about the connection between the Paris COP Agreement, Climate Change and effect on the Polar Bear population around the world, which has resulted in a renewed polar bear Recovery Plan. Excerpts: Let us consider some of the facts..
ECOLOGIC: Protect our animals & save our culture

ECOLOGIC: Protect our animals & save our culture

21 Jan 2017, New Indian Express: ECOLOGIC- Pavitra Sriprakash, the Chief Designer and Director of Shilpa Architects writes about promoting culture while respecting diversity and equality for all. Excerpts: All sporting events involving horses and dogs have strict rules. If not, there could be a robust debate about every kind of animal sport, pageant or..
BUILD Architecture Awards 2016

BUILD Architecture Awards 2016

Shilpa Architects Planners Designers awarded the Sustainable Architects of the Year 2016 – India & International Design Firm of the Year 2016 – India by BUILD Magazine. The buildings and structures we live in and encounter shape the way we view the world, and therefore the Architecture industry has an important role to play in shaping..
Make in India

Make in India

Conde Nast Group, which publishes Architecture Digest magazine, also publishes the official Make in India (MII) magazine, which was launched in February 2016. Mrs. Sheila Sri Prakash, Founder and Chief Architect, Shilpa Architects Planners Designers was interviewed for the Women’s Special column, coinciding with the second anniversary of MII. REIMAGINING DESIGN – From low-cost housing and..