February 06, 2020, 03:46 pm IST
As a young boy, I spent my entire childhood in the refugee camps of Purana Qila, facing challenges of being homeless, cloth less and money less. As I grew up, along with my parents and my family, we fought the odds to rehabilitate ourselves with basic comforts of life progressively. As a student, I was very shy and quite an introvert. It was neither my desire nor my vision to become an architect. Life journey is a process and you keep doing work as in when it comes. It was by chance that I got admission in SPA Delhi and ...
February 03, 2016, 12:50 pm IST
“Sustainability should not be treated as a solution to a chaos that we create. It should be a basic fundamental, a permanent fad rather.”
Ar. Gurpreet Shah, Principal Architect, Creative Group talks about the sustainable future of architecture in India. Being a promoter of the Green Building Movement, he exudes a passion towards net zero structures that are grounded with nature.
Firm Name: M/s Creative Group
Founding Principal: Prof. (Ar.) Charanjit Shah
Principal Architect: Ar. Gurpreet Shah
Executive Director: Mr. Prabhpreet Shah
Sustainability is a much talked about concept, but perhaps, it has been misunderstood and misused at most occasions. Any built form that we call ...
July 06, 2015, 02:00 pm IST
“In the current scenario of rapid urbanization, I believe that ‘less’ truly could be ‘more.’ We aim to be catalysts in the bilateral relationship between Architecture and its user, by creating unrestricted designs.”
Ar. Gurpreet Singh Shah, Principal Architect, M.S in Urban Design and recipient of William Kinne Fellowship award, Columbia University, New York, gained his early experience while associated with International Architects of repute in USA. Here he led the development of future campus planning frameworks for Indiana University, Bloomington and Princeton University, New Jersey and was involved in Master Planning of Washington D.C. Vision 2025 aas well as the ...