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Architects and studios: Gurjit Singh Matharoo 1-2 / 2

Lecture own work

Budafabriek, Kortrijk

During its relatively short life Matharoo Associates stands out for its innovative concepts, its ‘out of the box’ thinking and quality construction/execution in a third world scenario.

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”.

Gurjit Singh Matharoo

Gurjit Singh Matharoo (┬░Ajmer, 1966) is an Indian architect, he founded Matharoo Associates in Ahmedabad, India in 1992.

In 1992 after a brief stint in Ticino in Switzerland he established his office and also began teaching at the Centre for Environment, Planning and Technology.

Throughout its relatively short life Matharoo Associates has stood out due to its innovative concepts, out of the box thinking and high quality construction and execution in a third world scenario. Gurjit Singh Matharoo has lectured internationally and been the recipient of multiple international design awards. The office undertakes design work ranging from architecture, structural design and master-planning to product and automobile design, so despite the dedication to clarity they work in many different ways. They see all design disciplines as one, to remove boundaries and work with a fully combined approach.