ISBN 9788192043203,Architecture In India Since 1990

Architecture In India Since 1990



Publication Year 2011

ISBN 9788192043203

ISBN-10 8192043207

Hard Back

Number of Pages 312 Pages
Language (English)

The Arts

Architecture In India Since 1990 is a presentation by the ace Indian Architect Rahul Mehrotra. It describes the developments in the Indian Architecture scenario since the adoption of the liberalization policies by the Indian Government. It highlights both the advantages and the disadvantages that the Architecture witnessed in the Indian platform. The book has over five hundred photographs of some of the remarkable works of architecture. The works of more than sixty present day Indian architects have also been starred alongside. It is perfect source of reference for students of architecture and also those who have made their foray into the profession. It is also a treat for those who love to read about architecture. Rahul has portrayed the efficacies of the present day Indian Architecture in his own inimitable style. He explains the four different classes of architecture that is in practice in the present time. Each style of architectural design has been supported with clear images for better understanding. Rahul Mehrotra runs his architectural firm called Rahul Mehrotra Associates in Mumbai. He is a Professor and Chair of the Harvard Graduate School of Design (GSD), Cambridge in the Department of Urban Design and Planning. He has designed the building for Hewlett Packard in Bangalore. He is the co-author of books like Bombay: The Cities Within and Banganga: Sacred Tank.