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Who Was Eero Saarinen? Exploring His Architectural Marvels and Timeless Furniture Designs

Eero Saarinen, a Finnish-American architect and designer, stands as a pivotal figure in the mid-20th century’s architectural and furniture design landscape. Renowned for his innovative approach and iconic creations, Saarinen’s work continues to inspire and influence designers and architects globally. Early Life and Influences Born to renowned architect Eliel Saarinen in 1910, Eero Saarinen was […]

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Architect Sarosh And Azmi Wadia Advises Students: Don’t Get Attached to Designs, Constant Improvement is the Key (Part-2)

Welcome to Samvaad, where art meets conversation, and inspiration knows no bounds. Here we engage in insightful conversations with eminent personalities from the art fraternity. Through Samvaad, Abir Pothi aims to create a platform for thought-provoking discussions, providing readers with an exclusive glimpse into the creative processes, inspirations, and experiences of these creative individuals. From

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Architectural Duo Sarosh and Azmi Wadia: Balancing Practice, Teaching, and Client Expectations in the Age of Social Media (Part-1)

Welcome to Samvaad, where art meets conversation, and inspiration knows no bounds. Here we engage in insightful conversations with eminent personalities from the art fraternity. Through Samvaad, Abir Pothi aims to create a platform for thought-provoking discussions, providing readers with an exclusive glimpse into the creative processes, inspirations, and experiences of these creative individuals. From

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Why 108? Art Historian Dr Alka Pande Answers for her New Series of 14 Books on Indian Art And Culture

Dr Alka Pande is an art historian who has taught Indian Arts and Aesthetics at Panjab University for over ten years. Her major interests include gender identity, sexuality, and traditional arts. She has received numerous awards, including the Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters, the Australian-India Council Special Award, and Chandigarh Lalit Kala

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Architect Couple Advocates for Thoughtfully Designed Public Spaces in Surat to Improve Enjoyment of ‘Maujila Rangilas’ (Part-2)

Welcome to Samvaad, where art meets conversation, and inspiration knows no bounds. Here we engage in insightful conversations with eminent personalities from the art fraternity. Through Samvaad, Abir Pothi aims to create a platform for thought-provoking discussions, providing readers with an exclusive glimpse into the creative processes, inspirations, and experiences of these creative individuals. From

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“Suratis are the ‘Only People’ Who Believe that Living in the Present Makes Life Liveable”, Says Jignesh Modi (Part-1)

Welcome to Samvaad, where art meets conversation, and inspiration knows no bounds. Here we engage in insightful conversations with eminent personalities from the art fraternity. Through Samvaad, Abir Pothi aims to create a platform for thought-provoking discussions, providing readers with an exclusive glimpse into the creative processes, inspirations, and experiences of these creative individuals. From

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Designers and Scientists Exploring the Potential of Bio-Design

What is a Bio-design? Bio-design is a field that is incredibly relevant to all designers now, it entails using organic materials, getting inspiration from nature, creating a symbiotic link between live organisms and design, and enabling nature to influence the result. Using the natural world’s intelligence and adaptability, we can construct long-lasting creations that may

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Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s “Heeramandi” on Netflix Explores a Lush World of Dance, Poetry, and Art

In an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s largest set production to date, “Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar” captivates with its monumental scale and intricate detailing. Known for his visually stunning and opulent films, Bhansali’s transition into the world of streaming with his first Netflix series represents a new chapter for the acclaimed filmmaker. The

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China’s Nanjing Train Station Design Sparks Outrage for Resembling a Sanitary Pad, Ignites Heated Discussions Online

A proposed design for the North Nanjing train station has become a hot topic among Chinese internet users, but not for the reasons the designers might have hoped. Intended to reflect the city’s famous plum blossoms, the design has instead been likened to a sanitary pad by social media commentators. This unusual comparison has triggered

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“It Used to be One-to-One Engagement but Now the Design Courses are More Focused On Pedagogy”, Says Architect Vishal Shah in Samvaad (Part-3)

Welcome to Samvaad, where art meets conversation, and inspiration knows no bounds. Here we engage in insightful conversations with eminent personalities from the art fraternity. Through Samvaad, Abir Pothi aims to create a platform for thought-provoking discussions, providing readers with an exclusive glimpse into the creative processes, inspirations, and experiences of these creative individuals. From

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