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PowerHYDE

Rural Homeless Tackle Climate Change in India
2017,
Residential, Urban,
Sustainability, Innovation, Solar Energy,
In Progress,

'PowerHYDE' is a cohesive model of environmental friendly housing demand and sustainable finance, which allows homes to become passive income generator and active contributor to a family's income through design, construction, and technology.



The Riparian House

Karjat, Mumbai, India
2015,
Residential, Landscape,
Sustainability, Bamboo, Light, Green Roof,
Completed,

The Riparian House is placed below the crest of a hillock at the foothills of the Ghats near Mumbai. The top of a vegetated roof merges with the top of the hillock, hiding the house from the approach.



Tala Treesort

an Eco Resort in Forest Hills, Tala
2017,
Hospitality, Recreational, Interior,
Sustainability, Context, Transparency,
Completed,

The Tree Villa perches on the cliff of a 160 acre hilltop 'treesort' property surrounded by a meandering river landscape. The project is a celebration of this breathtaking landscape by creating a series of blurred transitional spaces with different levels of transparency and openness within this forested tropical setting.



Casa Brio

Apartment Renovation
2015,
Residential, Interior,
Flexibility, Typology,
Completed,

This 80 sq.m. apartment is designed with an adaptable and open arrangement. Re-moving dispensable walls between rooms and replacing them with objects optimizes space. The interiors while minimal yet intricate in detailing, are embellished with a subtle collection of textures and materials.



House on a Stream

Alibag, India
2013,
Residential,
Context, Concrete, Spatial Experience, Light,
Completed,

With a stream running through the house, this retreat in Alibag is delicately woven into the landscape, alternately opening up and closing itself to the different charactheristics of the site.



Etania Green School

Beaufort, Sabah, Malaysia
2017,
Institutional,
Sustainability, Innovation, Context,
Under Construction,

In Sabah, on the Malaysian island of Borneo, there are many thousands of stateless children who have become marginalised due to their status. Architecture BRIO and Billionbricks design a green school prototype for the Etania Schools. Etania runs Learning Centres for children of migrant labourers who have no access to education.



Waikiki Wetland Resort

Vengurla, Maharashtra, India
2017,
Residential, Hospitality, Landscape,
Sustainability, Context,
Under Construction,

Strenghtening the existing ecosystem the design for a Resort in Vengurla recreates a waterscape with interconnected ponds and waterbodies around which homes are clustered as stilted pavilions. The waterscape surrounding the creek and its diversity as a living ecosystem will promote a riparian habitat for migrating birds and endangered wildlife.



Himalayan Mountain Retreat

Mukteshwar, Uttarakhand, India
2017,
Residential, Landscape,
Sustainability, Context, Green Roof, Solar Energy, Typology,
Under Construction,

Located in a serene little village cocooned in the Kumaon region of the Himalayas, 7000 f t above sea level, between Nainital and Mukteshwar in Uttarakhand the site is surrounded by miles of dense jungles, orchards and pine trees.



Konchur Sustainable Model Village

Konchur, Karnataka, India
2017,
Residential, Urban, Institutional, Recreational, Landscape,
Sustainability, Innovation, Context, Public,
Under Construction, In Progress,

BillionBricks and Architecture BRIO envision to empower Konchur (Karnataka) to turn into a Sustainable Model Village (Adarsh Gram) for New India by initiating strategic interventions and investments that are self scalable by the community. 



Apartment DNNW

Tardeo, Mumbai, India
2014,
Residential, Interior,
Craft, Spatial Experience, Light, Typology,
Completed,

A duplex apartment on one of the top floors of the 60 storey apartment in South Mumbai offers dramatic views of the city. The plan is organized along the principle of creating independently articulated rooms, which are strung along a sequential path; organizing relationships, creating this rich and dynamic experience.



Laureus Learning Pavilion

Magic Bus Campus, Karjat, Mumbai, India
2013,
Institutional, Recreational,
Sustainability, Innovation, Context, Flexibility,
Completed,

Partly a building, partly a challenge course, the Laureus sponsored Learning Pavilion, located on the Magic Bus Centre for Experiential Learning, is an interactive building used as a gathering space and play area for underprivileged children while they are on their weekend camps.



Biodiversity Training Institute

Pangthang, Sikkim, India
2011,
Residential, Institutional, Landscape,
Sustainability, Context, Green Roof,
Unbuilt,

Part of an endeavor of the Sikkim Biodiversity Forest Department (SBFP) to initiate a series of architectural projects which set an example of how to deal with urban planning and buildings that blend with nature, through green features derived from re-using and reinterpreting local techniques and knowledge.



Sikkim Butterfly Reserve

Rangrang, Sikkim, India
2011,
Institutional, Recreational, Landscape,
Sustainability, Context, Technology, Public,
In Progress,

The proposed Butterfly Reserve in Sikkim aims to be a celebration of this winged creature, found in abundance in the region. Owing to the high variation in vegetation and climate and its unique geographical location, Sikkim represents one of the butterfly hotspots in the world. 



Camac Street Residential Tower

Kolkata India
2017,
Residential, Heritage,
Density, Flexibility, Concrete, Typology,
Under Construction,

The Camac Tower is a proposal for a residential tower located in the heart of Calcutta. The existing heritage structure previously owned by Sir RN Mookerjee, will be renovated. The narrow footprint that is left between the boundaries and the bungalow, results in an elegant and slender volume for the apartment tower.



Spiral Doll House

Mumbai, India
2014,
Residential,
Innovation, Art, Spatial Experience, Light, Transparency,
Completed,

the Spiral Dollhouse is a hybrid between a 1/6 scale version of a real house, an architectural model, and a barbie doll diorama, The house has three stories and can be viewed and played with from all four sides.



Dunhill Beach Resort

Agonda Beach, Goa, India
2012,
Hospitality,
Context, Transparency, Natural Cooling,
Completed,

The temporary huts that are build every year on Goa's beautiful virgin beaches lead to an enormous amount of construction waste every year. To avoid this the beach cabins for Dunhill Beach Resort were designed in a system where every component could be disassembled and re-assembled again year after year.



Otto Infinito

BKC, Mumbai, India
2012,
Hospitality, Interior,
Public, Spatial Experience, Light,
Completed,

Otto Infinito is a Mediterranean restaurant in the middle of the upcoming business district, the Bandra Kurla Complex. With the innovative endeavor of using healthiness as the basis of the menu, and the purpose of supporting the quality and freshness of food, it is the ultimate Mediterranean culinary experience in Mumbai.



Magic Bus Staff Dormitory

Karjat, Mumbai, India
2008,
Residential, Institutional,
Sustainability, Bamboo, Innovation,
Unbuilt,

A combination of natural and local materials with state of the art technologies and materials used in this dormitory for the staff of Magic Bus portrays a new construction idiom – an expression of contemporary sustainable architecture.



Ballygunge Manor

Ballygunge, Kolkata, India
2013,
Residential, Heritage,
Technology, Craft, Spatial Experience,
Under Construction,

Located in Ballygunge, an area to the south of the centre of Kolkata the manor was in a dilapitated state like many with a similar fate. Through strategic interventions, the garden and rooms inside the main house have been re-organized, to make the garden become a part of the daily life inside the manor again.



Triade | Housing Complex

Enschede, the Netherlands
2005,
Residential, Commercial, Urban,
Context, Density, Flexibility, Solar Energy,
Competition,

Many cities are struggling with undefined areas near railway zones or old industrial areas just outside of the city centre. Although the competition proposal for the Europan 8 on the site of the Municipal Yard in Enschede is a design specific and singular in its manifestation, it could serve as a model for cities with comparable problems.



Temenos House

Kodaikanal, India
2010,
Residential,
Context, Spatial Experience, Light, Typology,
Unbuilt,

The Temenos House is designed as a sanctuary in the forest, which both celebrates the grandness of nature and enables the quietness of introversion.



School of Planning + Architecture

Vasant Kunj, Delhi, India
2009,
Urban, Institutional,
Context, Public, Solar Energy, Natural Cooling,
Competition,

The 'Open Campus' concept of the School of Architecture and Planning serves as an example of an urban condition that enables diverse groups to interact creatively, productively and peacefully. 



Kerala Veterinary University

Pookode, Kerala, India
2012,
Urban, Institutional, Landscape,
Sustainability, Context, Green Roof,
Competition,

The Kerala Veterinary and Animal Science University has the intention of improving agricultural production while creating a more sustainable world.



Magic Bus Campus Master Plan

Karjat, Mumbai, India
2008,
Institutional, Recreational, Landscape,
Sustainability, Context,
Completed,

A master plan of facilities strategically located with strategies to optimise the qualities and resources of the site wthin scenarios of fluctuating funding resources.



Tulsi Pipe

Mumbai, India
2005,
Urban,
Context, Density, Typology,


Tulsi Pipe is a stretch of road in mumbai running along the western railway line.
Almost along the entire length of the this road there exists a slum colony.