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Architects and studios: Studio Mumbai 1-2 / 2

Trip the Indian subcontinent /02/2013

Mumbai, Delhi, Ahmedabad, Chandigarh + Dhaka

Chandigarh was the reason for the architectural exploration trough a fraction of ‘the Indian subcontinent. What remains after this quest and takes root, is to have discovered the feeling of “essence”.

Lecture Culture and climate as a cornerstone for architecture

C-mine cultuurcentrum Genk, Genk

The projects of Studio Mumbai arise after much descussion and take shape through a process of ‘learning by making’. Ideas are tested in material studies, models and sketches.

Studio Mumbai

Bijoy Jain (° 1965) is an Indian architect and Norman R. Foster Visiting Professor of architecture at Yale University.

He received his M. Arch from Washington University in St Louis, USA in 1990. He then worked in Richard Meier office at Los Angeles and London between 1989 and 1995. He returned to India in 1995 and founded his own firm Studio Mumbai. His works have been presented in many venues including the Alvar Alto Symposium and the Architectural League of New York. He was also a finalist in the Agha Kahn Awards 2010 Cycle.