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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..
LEED On: Shilpa Architects

LEED On: Shilpa Architects

The LEED PLATINUM RATED Global Design Studio of Shilpa Architects office was featured in USGBC’s LEED ON Series. “Where aesthetic brilliance, Indian tradition, and a holistic and healthy environmental sustainability blend, the LEED Platinum Global Design Studio of Shilpa Architects in Chennai, India emerges. Listen to the leaders talk about the novel and unique green..
Architektur Heute – Pavitra Sriprakash

Architektur Heute – Pavitra Sriprakash

Pavitra Sriprakash spoke at the “Architecture Today” lecture series at the University of Tübingen in Germany, as part of the 30th Anniversary Celebrations. English Translation The series “Architektur Heute” is purely feminine. Architecture is by no means a pure male world. In the winter term 2016/2017 six Architects from all over the world speak about..
ECOLOGIC completes 1 Year!

ECOLOGIC completes 1 Year!

Congratulations to Pavitra Sriprakash, the Chief Designer and Director of Shilpa Architects for completing 52 unique topics on sustainable living for the New Indian Express. Pavitra Sriprakash (@pavisriprakash), the Director and Chief Designer of Shilpa Architects, is an ‪Architect‬, Urban Designer, ‪Dancer‬ and ‪Artist‬. She writes a weekly ‪sustainability‬ column for The New Indian Express..