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Healthy spaces

Healthy spaces

Obesity is one of the major problems plaguing the world today, causing severe health damages to those affected. On this World Obesity day, we at Shilpa highlight the importance of being in spaces which ensure good health and fitness. We worked on a site with an uneven landscape where the highest level was 63m and the lowest,..
More Girls Who Rocked the World

More Girls Who Rocked the World

Little girls with dreams become women with vision. On this International Day of the girl child, we remind ourselves that a girl child has potential beyond limits to achieve what she sets out to do; making a mark for herself in this fascinating world she lives in. Often, young girls need an inspiration to believe..
Forget mansions, modest homes needed amid land pressures

Forget mansions, modest homes needed amid land pressures

PLACE (Property,Lands,Access,Connections and Empowerment) is a platform produced by Thomson Reuters Foundation which covers issues and opinions related to  complex social, economic and political effects of inadequate land rights – from environmental sustainability and food insecurity to the potential for conflict and war. In their recent edition, Ms. Sheila Sriprakash, our Founder and Chief Architect expressed..
Light up!

Light up!

  An article on the importance of the right balance of lighting in homes written by our head of Interior Design, Vaebhav Udhayayan, was featured recently in the Times of India. Vaebhav’s work is dominated by Interior Design & Turn-key project execution for key clients in India & Abroad. His portfolio includes work for Retail,..
Energy Efficiency at Shilpa

Energy Efficiency at Shilpa

On this World UN day, we keep in mind the Sustainable Development Goals chalked out by the UN. On September 15th,2015, the United Nations drafted seventeen goals termed as Sustainable Development Goals for the world to achieve by 2030. Affordable and Clean Energy is one such important goal among No Poverty, Zero Hunger, Quality Education,..
Towards green design

Towards green design

Live sustainably in all ways. Sustainability has become an indispensable way of life with the earth slowly being damaged by human activity. At such times, the design built around us plays a crucial role in shaping a better future. Keeping this in mind, our Chief Designer and Director Ms. Pavitra Sriprakash spoke on the subject..