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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.



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.



Waikiki Wetland Resort

Vengurla, Maharashtra, India
2016,
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.



Konchur Sustainable Model Village

Konchur, Karnataka, India
2016,
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.



Biodiversity Training Institute

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

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.



Camac Street Residential Tower

Kolkata India
2016,
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.



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.