Designing Spaces for Learning is not a straightforward output - the design should nurture creativity, learning, and curiosity. Some of the recent major projects of the Kanvinde Rai Chowdhury led by Architect Tanuja have been award-winning competition entries like Instem – Stem Cell Research Centre at Bengaluru completed in 2019, Research Lab Complex at IIT Kanpur, Research Park at IIT Gandhinagar, and Master Plan and Academic Complex for IIT Bhilai.
If your college AD studio intends to reimagine Spaces for Learning and wants to explore online it with other colleges and faculty across the country all online, join this studio and hop on to the learning journey planned by Ar. Tanuja Kanvinde for your college.
The collaborative studio is a unique effort to bring students, faculty and practitioners on one platform. The key features of this studio include the following,
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3 Sept: Week 1- Brief- expectations & personalisation: 1 student representative presents the Brief and the Site. Conclude with tips for the next class on site analysis & case studies.
10 Sept: Week 2- SWOT of the Site, Acedge to propose to the faculty 2 sites in the same studio or Conduct site analysis as a Collaborative Seminar in the studio. Divide the class into groups and each group presents a detailed study of one aspect of the analysis.
Secondary- Allied Spaces
24 Sep: Week 4- Divide studio by typology, size of the project, spaces and students present in these groups
2 week Holiday
15 Oct: Week 5- Detailing of specific spaces; integrating byelaws- NBC, Services, Technology
5 Nov: Week 6- Design Development 1 Framework for arrangement
12 Nov: Week 7- Design Development 2
xx xxx: Week x- Final discussion, prefinal presentation (date will be decided based on college calendars)
1 week after all internal marking concludes top three students from each college will be invited to present and one finalist will receive the Travel Scholarship worth Rs. 40,000.
“Post Pandemic MOOC courses have made the teaching learning processes in architecture accessable to many more in multiple locations, in different time zones. Ethos has incorporated skill development for our students and faculty to get exposure from the global leaders in the professional field who shared their India experience,the collaborative studio programs are a game changer for all the facilities and students, where the outcomes are beyond expectations.”Anil Dewan, HOD- SPA Delhi