DESIGN ESSENTIA MAGAZINE
Dubai Design Week 2020 concludes its sixth edition. This year’s design week acknowledges the pandemic, but also provides an optimistic view of the future.
Terracotta is seeing a resurgence in demand as architects look to create statement elements with respect to building facades as well as interiors, for that rustic earthy character to explore that “raw” aesthetics in design.
DE SPOTLIGHT INTERVIEW with architects Sanjeev Panjabi and Sangeeta Merchant, the principal architects at SPASM, Mumbai.
DE SPOTLIGHT INTERVIEW with designer Dipen Gada, the principal designer at Dipen Gada and Associates, Vadodara.
Brick cladded outer walls, Inclined roofs, and the seamless integration of built and unbuilt spaces set against its lush green surroundings at this residence in Vadodara.
This mosque in Dhaka by Marina Tabassum beautifully portrays terracotta.
Inducing an organic character with softened form edges and exposed concrete charm at this institutional building in Gurgaon.
These handcrafted terracotta products contextualize traditional craftmanship into the contemporary scenario.
Adjaye Associate's spectacular design for the latest Webster store in LA with pink dye and varying raw textures.
The raw and textural Magari store in Bangalore by Treelight Design.