Liife and works of Indian architect Ar. Ananth Raje. EARLY LIFE: ANANT DAMODAR RAJE 2 He was born on September in Bombay. This Presentation discusses the life, career and works of Ar. Anant Raje- authorSTREAM Presentation. Edited by Shubhra Raje and Amita Raje. A few years before his death in , Anant Raje had begun to assemble a draft of his works – published and.

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Yet it is an order enriched by the patina of materials he chooses and his sensitivity of light. He was visiting faculty at many prestigious Schools of Architecture the world over. In order to view it, please contact the author of the presentation. Industries, India in The book features about thirty projects done by Anant Raje.

Light itself would say ‘this is the domed room and not a flat-roofed room’, or an arch, or a vault.

In this essay, Raje recorded many of his first-hand experiences of his association with Kahn and his work culture. These may be of special interest to the curious readers.

Doshiin Ahmedabad working on numerous projects PowerPoint Presentation: Nishita Kedia The project restates time tested wogks of the court and garden, fundamental to most Islamic architecture in India. Water — How to do more with less Sawdust March 22, You do not have the permission to view this presentation. The rooms, arcade and porch, are made from a simple vocabulary of trabeated and arcuated construction, with the walls clad with stone screed in shades of green and yellow qnant that establishes a close rapport with the site.

Why Anant Raje is called Louis Kahn of India?

He was visiting faculties at many prestigious Schools of Architecture the world over. The presentation is successfully added In Your Favorites. Henning Larsen Architects complete new housing complex with “striking wavy silhouette” in Denmark.


Notwithstanding the inconsistent write-ups of the projects, the aorks speak for themselves and convey their meanings to the architects in their own language. Professional practice with Ar.

anznt Anant Raje, revered architect, teacher, intellectual and perfectionist. Its location on the campus encourages and facilitates interaction between participants and the faculty. Foreword to the book has been written by renowned architectural historian William J.

For historians, it is a frozen history of modern architecture in India in post-independence period. Curtis, and Introduction by eminent Indian architect and author Gautam Bhatia. WordPress Embed Customize Embed.

Anant Raje – Wikipedia

Renzo Piano Building Workshop’s first residential project in Miami is almost complete. These preoccupations of Louis Kahn were the lessons learned. These are grouped under the broad themes such as: Before starting work on the project Kahn wanted to meet the local architects to understand type of building, climatic conditions, the Indian way of aant and similar topics.

The long awaited monograph – ” Anant Raje Architect – Selected Works workss has been published only after his demise, thanks to the untiring efforts of Shubhra Raje and Amita Raje. Arch consultant required for Patna software park project Sasikala Raje December 31, Upload from Desktop Single File Upload. Anant Raje was a man of few words – as most of his students and colleagues know it.

Professional work in Ahmedabad If the disciplines of the mind are underpinnings of all his work, it is his excellent understanding of the elements of building, and the laws of construct, that give it the sense of ordered presence. Presentation Description This Presentation discusses the life, career and works of Ar.

He was a revered architect, teacher, intellectual and perfectionist. Light could enhance the character of a particular space or structure that enclosed this space.


A befitting treatise on Anant Raje – The Louis Kahn of India

All great architects look for guidance from other great architects, rajje Raje was an exception to this. Apart from his professional practice, Raje’s association with architectural education remained consistent throughout his life.

Working on construction of the Indian Institute of Business Management Building complex with Louis I Kahn, as his representative to develop design details and organize site office in Ahmedabad Woks he became the honorary Director of the School of Architecture, Ahmedabad CEPT throughout the period of his independent practice. It was Louis Kahn who had profound influence on Anant Raje. The natural vegetation is wild grass, which has been allowed to grow, augmented by rows and clumps of trees.

His works had indeed a softness and raue of transcendence. It will not be exaggerated to call him Louis Kahn of India. As a result, his philosophy, ideas and thinking process have not been translated into words and recorded in the print media. Thereafter he established his own practice “Anant Raje Architects” in Ahmedabad but his association with Louis Kahn continued till his death in March Go to Application Have a question?

Has accommodation facility in 64 air-conditioned furnished double rooms with a separate dining hall, a reading lounge, classrooms anaant a Computer Lab. A close perusal of the above buildings reveals that there was a very thin line separating the two geniuses, or we may call it – ‘there was one soul in two bodies – Louis Kahn and Anant Raje’. He was not wroks the habit of writing and speaking too much.