RMA Architects has been selected to participate in an invited competition for the Sydney Modern Project as one of 12 Australian and international architectural practices. The project is for a $450 million expansion of the Art Gallery of New South Wales.
See the gallery’s media release, including the members of the jury and the full shortlist here
Rahul Mehrotra will give the lecture “CROSS SUBSIDY: Architecture for a New India” Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 18:00, in Bengaluru. Put on by the Tasveer Foundation in collaboration with the National Gallery of Modern Art. More information can be found here.
KMC Corporate Office has been selected as a finalist in the “Buildings” category for the Zumtobel Group Award for 2014. Selected projects are recognized for innovative contributions to sustainability and humanity in the built environment.
Full list of finalists and more from ArchDaily here
“Urbanism, Advocacy and Architecture in India. The Work of Rahul Mehrotra” Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 18:00 Free and open to the public More information can be found here
Kaiwan Mehta interviews Rahul Mehrotra in the January 2014 issue. Featured is RMA’s recently completed apartment building in Shantiniketan, Delhi, in the context of the transforming urban landscape of India’s low-rise cities.
For more, read here.
The Case of the Kumbh Mela in India
Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 6:30pm
More information can be found here
Rahul Mehrotra is interviewed by the founders of Section Cut, listen here.
The article was a collaboration between the photographer Giles Price and architect Rahul Mehrotra.
More information can be found here.
LiveMint & the Wall Street Journal features an interview by Deepika Sorabjee discussing Hathigaon with Rahul Mehrotra – the article can be found here.
Working in Mumbai: The Works of RMA Architects
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at 5:15pm to 7:00pm
Milstein Hall, Abby and Howard Milstein Auditorium
943 University Ave, Ithaca, NY
Professor Rahul Mehrotra, Chair of the Department of Urban Planning and Design, Harvard University, and one of India’s leading architectural practitioners, will deliver the Tagore Centre’s First Distinguished Lecture Series on ‘Urbanism and Architecture in Contemporary India’, on 6-8 November, 5-8 pm, at the Council Room, Strand Campus, King’s College, London. More information here.
Featured on the website Archello:
“The sheer quantum of production, the incredible pluralism of ways things are being done and the spectrum of aesthetics that are being constructed is something to be celebrated in India today… This collection looks at some of the top under 40 architects representing how we’re adapting.”
The website designboom has featured Hathigaon, recent winner of the International Prize for Sustainable Architecture, as presented at the WhatDesignCanDo conference in Amsterdam. The article also features a short audio clip of Rahul presenting the project during his presentation.
Think Tank Retreat in Valpoi (Goa) is featured on architecture website ArchDaily here.
Rahul Mehrotra will deliver the Tagore Lecture Series at King’s College, London during the week of 4 November 2013.
More information here.
The campus for the NGO Magic Bus is currently featured on the website Archdaily – full article here.
Hathigaon: Housing for Mahouts and their Elephants was awarded the top prize by Fassa Bartolo, exemplifying their mission statement of “award[ing] the architecture that looks at the environment with respect, able to find new solutions for a better balance man and nature.” Feature and Jury Report can be found here.
The website ArchDaily is featuring the House in a Tea Garden project in Conoor, India. Full article here.