INSIGHT 18 – Design Research Symposium

Design research

Design, conceived as a problem solving activity and profession has evolved into a strategic thought process currently influencing most domains of knowledge and practice. While knowledge domains related to arts, science, technology and management have a structured established framework for research, design by virtue of its nature and purpose has been evolving its approaches contextually. […]

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Design Conversation

Design Conversation

At Rajasthan Heritage Week 2018, students of Arch got an opportunity to speak to renowned designer Ajai Vir Singh, Founder and President, Colombo Fashion Week and Winner of Global Effie. He is a visionary who has fathered the fashion movement in Sri Lanka. ARCH students asked a few questions to understand the challenges and journey […]

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Sacred Geometry

Sacred Geometry

From cells of honeycomb, to the shape of snail’s shells to the neural networks of our brains, all of life is composed of intricate patterns. Ancient cultures, including Christians, Hindus, Greeks and Egyptians, recognized that certain patterns or geometric shapes are repeated throughout nature. Sacred geometry involves the use of geometric patterns in designs most […]

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Design Quest – Interaction with young eager minds!

Prof. Benoy Thoompunkal

Prof. Benoy Thoompunkal Director International – Partnerships, Research & Innovation As a practicing Design Consultant and Academician for over 32 years, he has worked in multiple fields of design, ranging from Heritage Conservation & Product Design to Interiors, Space & Structure, Lighting, Exhibitions & Display, Clock Design and Photography. He has also executed various national […]

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