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Vivacious Healthcare – Surpassing the Conventional Healthcare Spaces

Astute utilization of Abandoned Space    Modish and lively healthcare Project designed by Ojas Trivedi Design Studio is purely a magnum opus transitional and interior design work. Abandoned car showroom cum garage is transformed into Preventive Healthcare setup which was located in a 4-storey commercial building.  The Healthcare centre is…

  • Posted by: Editorial Team on August 5, 2022
Influencer → Builders and Developers
Trust, Capability & Commitment Comprise Shivalik’s Core Values

Established in the year 1998, this real estate company is the brainchild of an accomplished veteran of Ahmedabad stock market, Satish Shah, who along with his elder son Chitrak S. Shah kept the founding stone of a dream – ‘pioneering the skyline of the city’. In 2001, the realty major…

  • Posted by: Editorial Team on June 30, 2022
Influencer → Interior Designers
A Gallery full of Vibrancy by I.D Dhruv Mehta

The Brief of Project   The "Dynasty Decolam" is a 600 square feet Hardware Showroom in Bharuch designed by KARYA DESIGN STUDIO is located in a newly constructed structure, giving us a blank canvas to create our magic.    Client Brief    The client's Mr. Chirag Patel & Mr. Varun…

  • Posted by: Editorial Team on June 27, 2022
Influencer → Interior Designers
A Place in Bharuch That Lets You Unwind Like No Other: Pizza Greece Cafe

Designed for the millennials and located in the Bharuch city of Gujarat, Pizza Greece Cafe is located at the heart of the city. So the greatest challenge for Aarunya Architects, the design firm behing this project, was to convert a shop into a Greek-themed Cafe.   The Thought-process   No…

  • Posted by: Editorial Team on June 27, 2022
Influencer → Architect and Design
Renovation Makes the Home, a Happy Place to Live in - Designed by Ar. Rohit Mangal Singh

The founder of RMS Designz Studio, Rohit Mangal Singla, situated in Kolkata specializes in creating the best interiors for their customers and keeping the clients’ requirements a primary focus. RMS Designz strives to leave no stone unturned, to achieve what the client wants, without compromising on the design and quality…

  • Posted by: Editorial Team on June 27, 2022
Influencer → Interior Designers
SMALL OFFICE - VIBRANT SPACE

Careful planning of every inch of the space has given way to an inviting & aesthetically pleasing design.   The brief was to deliver a small office with expansive spaces which shall be multi-utility and be designed as inviting and vibrant for the occupants working in the space. Taken up…

  • Posted by: Editorial Team on June 22, 2022
Influencer → Architect and Design
MAATRA House - A Proportionate House

‘MAATRA’ in Sanskrit signifies the right proportion of anything.   The Creative team at Maatra believes in the idea of developing designs sans any kind of compromises in the proportionality of the design, colour schemes and harmony. They breathe by the MOTTO- Everything in proportion, neither less nor more.  …

  • Posted by: Editorial Team on June 21, 2022
Influencer → Interior Designers
A House Merging Elements of Nature and Design Aesthetics

This contemporary Residence in Faridabad was designed by New Delhi-based architectural and interior designing firm called Ar Harish Tripathi & Associates. This house is a total revamping of the ground floor, of a house. The client's brief was to re-design the house's interiors to add a contemporary design aesthetic while…

  • Posted by: Editorial Team on June 16, 2022
Influencer → Interior Designers
A House Resembling Modernism and Industrial Design

Mayfair Villas, located at Tellapur, Telangana, Hyderabad, flashes a combination of Modernism with rustic and Industrial touches designed by a young Interior Design firm, A SQUARE ATELIER, Hyderabad. Drawing Room  The residential villa design was proposed keeping in mind a raw concept to evolve all around in an elegant and…

  • Posted by: Editorial Team on June 16, 2022
Influencer → Interior Designers
When Splashes of Wildness Meet Simplicity of Design

And while it may be defined as the 'quality or condition of being easy to understand', it cannot be considered as being just as easy to execute and achieve.   In an increasingly technology-driven world today, the feeling of having a space to detox one's self is becoming more of…

  • Posted by: Editorial Team on June 11, 2022
Influencer → Interior Designers
A Georgian and Scandinavian Style Residence in Kolkata by RMS Designz

Contemporary design and earthy tones make up for the interiors of this upscale residence giving out Georgian and Scandinavian vibes along with aplenty warmth from every nook of the house.    The Kolkata residence comprises of a kids room, formal living area, library, washroom and an informal living area with…

  • Posted by: Editorial Team on June 11, 2022
Influencer → Interior Designers
A Symmetrically Designed Office For An Elevator Company In Hyderabad

The design for the Leading Private Elevator Company, Hyderabad involves an office space connected through multiple nodes, which offers multiple visual perspectives of space and functions as we move.   The leading elevator-manufacturing company’s lead design center in Hyderabad reflects a pristine, yet symmetrical look that makes a lasting impression.…

  • Posted by: Editorial Team on June 11, 2022
Influencer → Interior Designers
7 Sassy Bedrooms Colors You Should Definitely Try This Year

David Hockney, an English painter rightly once said: “I prefer living in color.” it makes absolute sense for everyone to follow suit. But how? We can’t just drown ourselves in paint boxes, can we? Well, trying to make more sense and on being a bit practical, colorful bedroom however can…

  • Posted by: Editorial Team on June 11, 2022
Influencer → Interior Designers
Vanderlande: A Workplace Designed To Encourage Employee Wellness

An office space that provides a non-monotonous, visually demarcated workplace setting that accommodates 219 people.   The interiors of Vanderlande exhibit a Rugged Industry Look that narrates the brand's image. The design reimagines the company's factories and manufacturing houses. There are exposed ceilings, factory-like rugged floors with concrete finishes that…

  • Posted by: Editorial Team on June 11, 2022
Influencer → Interior Designers
A Hospital Interiors That Heal You From Within

Client Brief    Our client is Bharuch's first Pediatric Dentist. The brief was to make a space where their patients should feel like home. From the first meeting, they were very clear with their requirements and their circulation they briefed us precisely and their regular monitoring made our work easier. …

  • Posted by: Editorial Team on June 11, 2022
Influencer → Structural Engineers
The Magical Prefab House Using Mitsumi’s Light Gauge Steel Frame Construction Technology

Mitsumi has been using Cold-Formed Steel Construction technology. Using light-grade steel and CAD (computer-aided design) minimizes wastage and cost while maximizing speed. This provides Mitsumi with key and unique competitive advantages in mass housing projects. The design you are looking at is a prefab model of a project of someone…

  • Posted by: Editorial Team on June 11, 2022
Influencer → Interior Designers
The Second COVID-19 Wave Changed My Life: Monika Shah from Maikasa & Mai Interior

It’s been 20 years since I’ve been working. After college and training have started with small projects, but the reality was at that time I did not know anything except designing. My material knowledge was zero. However, gradually, I started to learn a lot like how to deal with clients…

  • Posted by: Editorial Team on June 11, 2022
Influencer → Architect and Design
Aspiring for your goals and achieving them is real women empowerment: Ruchika Thapliyal, Principal Architect, Asid Consultants

There used to be a huge gap in terms of the mindsets that have been, the way we have developed as a society. So there used to be some gaps in terms of jobs and pay scales or whatever when it comes to both the genders. I mean whatever the…

  • Posted by: Editorial Team on June 11, 2022
Influencer → Architect and Design
We still have miles to go to change the mindsets of people in India: Shweta Kaw, Principal Architect, Studio Meraki

What I have seen is that in a lot of professions women have climbed the ladder much faster than men, especially in the building industry. I don’t think there is an issue of gender disparity or any gender pay gap and harassment at work and forget about sexual harassment that…

  • Posted by: Editorial Team on June 11, 2022
Influencer → Architect and Design
Sonali Rastogi, Founding Partner, Morphogenesis Shares Her #Power-Story with Team BMR

In today's world, it is crucial to rethink the role of women in corporate initiatives. Women have consistently contributed to redefining the surroundings and rebuilding structures, controlling the household, and maintaining work-life balance. The fundamental problem, however, is that they are not truly included in corporate initiatives. Women are often…

  • Posted by: Editorial Team on June 11, 2022
Influencer → Architect and Design
Dona Alex, Co-Founder, Myspace Architects Reveals The True Meaning of Success For Women for #9RealWomen9RealStories

Journey As A Small Town Lady   It was a small town where I used to live with my family. So for me getting into a college which was like 600 500 kilometers away from my home was a huge thing but then I went to the hostel my parents…

  • Posted by: Editorial Team on June 11, 2022
Influencer → Contractors
An Inspiring Story With A ‘Never Dye Spirit’

The journey of Perfect Art is perfectly inspiring to a new venture or a youth to be an industry professional to learn about the never-dying spirit. Perfect Art's route lies in the state of Bihar from where an aspiring student peruses BE in civil engineering and struggled a lot to…

  • Posted by: By Editorial Team on June 11, 2022
Influencer → Contractors
Hard Work Pays Off- Nahar Singh's Story Profs It

Editor of Building Material Reporter, Sandeep Lathhwal spoke to eminent contractor Nahar Singh of Delhi, who has vast expertise in stone works, for BMR’s latest show ‘Voice of the Contractor’. He is involved with stone based construction for well over three decades, and is considered a subject authority of his…

  • Posted by: By Editorial Team on June 11, 2022
Influencer → Architect and Design
Excerpts of Short Interview with Ms. Bandana Jain, Artist

How does the idea of being an eco-friendly artist come to your mind? I remember I was in Switzerland in an eco-village called Zermatt.  That was my first ever experience of sustainable living. Being a vegetarian, I always like to stay in an Air BNB, so that I could manage…

  • Posted by: By Editorial Team on June 5, 2022
Influencer → Architect and Design
Yellow Stone House: In Sync with Nature to Promote a Healthy & Happy Lifestyle

In the culturally rich landscape of Indore, stands a private residential condominium called the Yellow Stone House. The unique 5 bedroom home was built on a flat rectangular piece of land (42’6”x77’6”) covering over 3293 sqft in area. As the name suggests, the abode carries an interesting identity of the…

  • Posted by: By Editorial Team on May 28, 2022
Influencer → Architect and Design
Office with Vibrant and Attractive Atmosphere Where Employees Can Work At Ease

This project was designed and delivered for a leading logistics firm Ecom Express based out of Gurugram, Haryana.   The client, a leading logistics firm in the country, was expanding their office in Gurgaon at Ambience Towers, NH8. The design was perceived as a reflection of nature in business and…

  • Posted by: By Editorial Team on May 28, 2022
Influencer → Architect and Design
A Re-Imagination of Craft in the Traditional Curves

Believing that every problem has the capacity to inspire unique and creative solutions that motivate growth, the young duo of Badrinath Kaleru and Prerna Kaleru founded Studio Ardete in the year 2010. Located in Chandigarh, India, the team at Studio Ardete aims to make each project they undertake a study…

  • Posted by: By Editorial Team on May 28, 2022
Influencer → Architect and Design
The Shaded House: A Powerplay of Nature & Royalness

Project Description: A multitude of massive frames at various levels, spacious semi-covered green terraces at all floor levels getting animated with the play of light as it permeates through the geometrically patterned MS trellis at the top of the largest frame and a unique experience of varying volumes right from…

  • Posted by: By Editorial Team on May 28, 2022
Influencer → Architect and Design
A House Includes Comprises Nature & Tradition Together

Brick House 88C is designed by Ashok Sharma Architects in Ludhiana. This single-family residence was designed on the lines of traditional Indian houses with big terraces and recessed opening.  Ashok Sharma Architects is an architecture and interior design studio based in Ludhiana and Gurugram. The studio was established in the…

  • Posted by: By Editorial Team on May 28, 2022
Influencer → Architect and Design
Eagleton: A Weekend Retreat Designed Dodging the Conventional Norms

The house departed the conventional format of floor wise stacking and the understanding of the inside and the outside. The spatial planning set out to achieve dramatic experiences of the outside from within the house and vice versa.   Design Inspiration   The project is a weekend home, which is…

  • Posted by: By Editorial Team on May 28, 2022
Influencer → Architect and Design
Experiential Journey in Nature’s Bliss - Kamala Cafe, Ahmedabad

Philosophy Maneesh Kumar is the founder, principal architect, and designer at Studio Praxis since 2012. Architect Arthur Duff joined Studio Praxis as the partner in 2017.We are concerned with developing architecture, interior, landscape, furniture, and product design solutions of consequence through the mediums of design, advocacy, research, and documentation. Every…

  • Posted by: By Editorial Team on May 28, 2022
Influencer → Architect and Design
Celebrating The Pious Relationship Between The Man-made and The Natural: Rock House, Ahmedabad

Today we are talking about a small, intimate weekend home situated near Ahmedabad that celebrates materiality and the relationship between the man-made and the natural - reducing carbon footprints. The team used earthy, local materials, shaped and worked by local hands, to build this modest, private retreat. The surroundings were…

  • Posted by: By Editorial Team on May 28, 2022
Influencer → Architect and Design
A House Which Reflects Culture and Values

INTRO  Ar. Amit Murao partner at Aashray Design Consultants, New Delhi, would like to share one of their recently completed residential projects. BRIEF Mr. Gupta’s Residence is a 360 square yards plot situated in Preet Vihar, New Delhi. Client wanted a Stilt Parking floor, 2 duplexes on top of each…

  • Posted by: By Editorial Team on May 28, 2022
Influencer → Architect and Design
Khaitan & Co New Hq Designed by Ultraconfidentiel

ULTRACONFIDENTIEL designed the new HQ of eminent law firm Khaitan & Co. Features private offices with new glass fronts to balance approachability with privacy, located in Max Towers, Noida sprawled over 54,000 sqft. Khaitan & Co, one of the largest and most prestigious Indian law firms took a leap forward…

  • Posted by: By Editorial Team on May 28, 2022
Influencer → Architect and Design
A Building Welcoming Nature Within

Ar. Kanav Khosla, Bachelor in Architecture degree from M.I.E.T., Nagpur University in 1998 and has done his Masters in Urban Design from Oxford Brookes University U.K. he has been practicing under the style of the firm AVINASH KHOSLA AND ASSOCIATES, established since 1968, and have a pan India presence with…

  • Posted by: By Editorial Team on May 28, 2022
Influencer → Architect and Design
A Sustainable Residence with Hints of Rajasthani Culture

Jhala radiance in Udaipur is the award-winning project by (ICI) INDIAN CONCRETE INSTITUTE. The reason behind the award is the Architect built up this house with a combination of Age-Old practices and New Technologies to contribute and make better building environments. The most important part of this project is that…

  • Posted by: By Editorial Team on May 28, 2022
Influencer → Architect and Design
An Eclectic and Curated Office Design by Beyond Design Architects and Designers

Priceline.com is one of the largest online travel agency in USA. The company has recently opened their engineering, development and operations center in Mumbai location for North American travel market. Design Brief Priceline was seeking to create a space that is functional, flexible, and hospitable for their employees. Being a…

  • Posted by: By Editorial Team on May 28, 2022
Influencer → Architect and Design
A Store So Artful By "Timmy Dang"

The word ‘artful’ attributes the beautifully describes this design studio as the team infuses art in their projects. Each & every single space they design has inspiration in its character. If we defined an art, we think of an architect but here in Artful we believe that every single person…

  • Posted by: By Editorial Team on May 27, 2022
Influencer → Architect and Design
Designing the New-Age Workplace for Noodle.ai

With the ever-growing transformative nature of office designs, workspace interiors are now about more than just walls and cubicles. They are becoming user enabling places where you can work, innovate, as well as enjoy. A great example of it is Noodle.ai's new office in Bengaluru--which is all about the people…

  • Posted by: By Editorial Team on May 27, 2022
Influencer → Architect and Design
Hotel Pandav Retreat: Where Nature and Architecture Meet!

Pachmarhi is a hill station in Hoshangabad district of Madhya Pradesh state of central India. It has been the location of a cantonment (Pachmarhi Cantonment) since British Raj. It is widely known as Satpura ki Rani ('Queen of Satpura'), situated at a height of 1067 m in a valley of…

  • Posted by: By Editorial Team on May 27, 2022
Influencer → Architect and Design
Talreja Residence of Woods - Warm & Welcoming

There is a lot to say about this project for describing its elements. The idea was to keep all the fix things like wall and ceiling plain, exposed and simple, whereas the colours and design details are added in terms of furniture, lights, hangings, art and landscaping.    Natural light…

  • Posted by: By Editorial Team on May 27, 2022
Influencer → Architect and Design
Udaan: An Emboldened Design of A B2B Office

Zyeta designed the B2B trade platform giant’s center for backend/customer support - a vital part of the company’s operations. Udaan's new office in Bengaluru is a clear reflection of the organization's vibrant and collaborative work culture. Inspired by the emerging unicorn's youth-centric team, the designers created a workplace that imbues…

  • Posted by: By Editorial Team on May 27, 2022
Influencer → Architect and Design
Emphasizing On The Need of Good Architecture in Tier 2 & 3 Cities In Conversation with Ar. Parag Agarwal

Building Material Reporter chats with Ar. Parag Agarwal from Parag Agarwal and Associates, Moradabad. Agarwal stresses on the need for good architecture in Tier-2 and Tier-3 cities, and explains it beautifully with his new project UP 22 VEG Dhaba in Rampur.    BMR: The design concept is unique and interesting,…

  • Posted by: By Editorial Team on May 27, 2022
Influencer → Architect and Design
Uber Luxury Residence in Balewadi, Pune

The design of this home had to match the family's urban sensibilities while respecting the notions of functionality and aesthetics. A very simple concept of customization at all scales, was adopted for this project. From the flooring layouts, pipe-in-pipe plumbing details, bathroom design, ceiling layouts, electrical-automation drawings, partition details, fabrication…

  • Posted by: By Editorial Team on May 27, 2022