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Vernacular architecture in 21st century,india
hi guys, well "Vernacular Architecture in 21st century, South India" is the topic I have chosen for my dissertation. can anybody suggest me with some good info and examples. I am not getting proper information on the pros and cons of vernacular architecture, like what to learn from it and what to avoid.
Aafrin Sabah
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Vernacular architecture in 21st century,india
hi aafrin,
you should study works of Laurie Baker, and also works of Eugene Pandala,both working on vernacular principles of south india. Baker has done number of projects in and around trivandrum Center for Development Studies, SEWA - trivandrum, Chitralekha studios, these are brilliant examples of vernacular blended with modern technology.
Naresh Chhatwani
Vernacular architecture in 21st century,india
Hey...even i am trying to do on this..can u give me any info u have..Thankyou
Fathma Sheikh
Vernacular architecture in 21st century,india
thank u naresh... and fathima.. i can help u with the info i hav.. may i know ur email id?
Aafrin Sabah
Vernacular architecture in 21st century,india
i have an article maybe it is good for you which titled;
Affordable housing design with application of vernacular architecture in Kish Island, Iran
Author(s): Ali Afshar, Wa'el Alaghbari, Elias Salleh, Azizah Salim
Source: International Journal of Housing Markets and Analysis Volume: 5 Issue: 1 2012
contact with me to my e-mail to send you a copy:
wail42311@yahoo.com
best
Dr. Wa'el Alaghbari
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