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Archgyan is a podcast that brings a selection of original interviews with architects, planners and designers from across India in the field of architecture. By an architect, for architects in India, the podcast aims to serve as a well-stocked cellar of information for reference and inspiration that will help them stay informed, get creative new ideas and engage with the architecture community. Tune in for a weekly dose of interesting information, innovation and original research that comments on modern architecture and focuses on creating sustainable architecture worldwide. Check out our website http://archgyan.com/ for more!

Archgyan is a podcast that brings a selection of original interviews with architects, planners and designers from across India in the field of architecture. By an architect, for architects in India, the podcast aims to serve as a well-stocked cellar of information for reference and inspiration that will help them stay informed, get creative new ideas and engage with the architecture community. Tune in for a weekly dose of interesting information, innovation and original research that comments on modern architecture and focuses on creating sustainable architecture worldwide. Check out our website http://archgyan.com/ for more!

Location:

India

Description:

Archgyan is a podcast that brings a selection of original interviews with architects, planners and designers from across India in the field of architecture. By an architect, for architects in India, the podcast aims to serve as a well-stocked cellar of information for reference and inspiration that will help them stay informed, get creative new ideas and engage with the architecture community. Tune in for a weekly dose of interesting information, innovation and original research that comments on modern architecture and focuses on creating sustainable architecture worldwide. Check out our website http://archgyan.com/ for more!

Twitter:

@archgyan

Language:

English

Contact:

7406665800


Episodes

Journey towards a Multi-Skilled Designer & more with Newton D'Souza | AG 57

12/9/2020
In this episode we have with us Architect & Professor Newton D'Souza who is presently an Associate Professor for the Department of Interior Architecture, at Florida International University in Miami. He's been part of our industry for more than 20 years & written numerous research papers, special issue journals and books which have been published widely on various platforms. He's also given various lectures across Universities, and has won various awards for his excellence in the academic...

Duration:01:17:12

Digital Disruptions in the AEC Industry with Jose Oliveira | AG 56

12/7/2020
In this episode we have with us the founder of DiRoots, Jose Oliveira. He is a BIM and Automation Strategist. DiRoots is a BIM digital consultancy firm based in UK and they specialize in the development of custom Autodesk, Bricsys, Bentley add-ins, web-based applications and much more. Jose is a graduate from the University of Salford where he did his MSc. in BIM and Integrated Design. He has more than 10 years of continuous experience in the AEC and manufacturing industries. He is also...

Duration:01:01:16

VR for the AEC Industry with Gautam Tewari | AG 55

11/27/2020
In this episode we have with the co-founder of Trezi, Gautam Tewari. He is a LEED-accredited professional. Trezi is India’s first VR Platform for the Building Industry. It's a product that is now solving the challenges faced by a large number of stakeholders in the Building industry, using immersive technology and the power of Virtual Reality. They have won quite a few awards in the Startup Field. Featured in the Top 3 "Startup of the Future"by NDTV Unicorn Awards 2016, winner of the League...

Duration:01:05:10

Architecture of Purpose feat. James Law | AG 54

10/19/2020
In this week's episode we have with us the founder of Cybertecture, James Law. Cybertecture is the design of all things for a more intelligent world through new pieces of architecture, interior space, artwork, technology, and strategy. He established James Law Cybertecture in 2001 and they've gone on to complete projects of various scales, some of them being OPod Housing No. 1 which is an experimental, low cost, micro living housing unit to ease Hong Kong's affordable housing problems. The...

Duration:01:19:15

Content Creation for Architects feat. Michael Lavalley | AG 53

10/10/2020
In this episode we have with us an Architect, Writer, Web Designer, teacher, podcaster and entrepreneur, Michael Lavalley. Mike is a member of the American Institute of Architects and a LEED AP. He's currently an architect and project manager at Young + Wright Architects and he specializes in Architectural Design, Detailing, Project Management, 3D Modeling, Design Research, Sustainable Design, Graphic Design and much more. He has 12 years of professional experience and he shares his...

Duration:01:22:35

Democratization of Design feat. Simon Gallagher | AG 52

9/22/2020
In this episode we have with us one of the Directors of Integrated Design Limited, Simon Gallagher. Simon is an architectural technologist and digital project manager. His experience includes implementing BIM and leading digital international project teams on large, complex infrastructure projects for transport, building and waste management facilities. He's also a Chartered Architectural Technologist (MCIAT) since September 2012, a professional member of the Hong Kong Institute of BIM, and...

Duration:01:43:59

Benny Kuriakose- On his Initial Experiments with Architecture Part 2 | AG 51

9/17/2020
This is part 2 of our two part series with Dr. Benny Kuriakose, a leading sustainable Architect from India. In this episode he gives us insight on Architectural Conservation and Vernacular Architecture. He shares with us his opinion on Architectural Education questioning the need to study for 5 years . He then goes on to share with us his view on the Central Vista Project and how to go about design promoting unconventional thinking which is quite intriguing ! For more on this episode , head...

Duration:00:58:12

Benny Kuriakose - On his Initial Experiments with Architecture Part 1 | AG 50

9/3/2020
In this week's episode we have with us one of India's leading sustainable architects Dr. Benny Kuriakose. Benny Kuriakose started his career in 1984 under the guidance of Laurie Baker. He specializes in architecture conservation,low-cost housing and sustainable architecture. He incorporates principles of vernacular architecture with a concept reflecting his client's aspirations with the use of natural materials. Some of his famous works include the Pyramid, Vishram, Dakshinachitra, Muziris...

Duration:01:09:12

From Philosophy to Architecture with Eli Y. Meltzer | AG 48

8/12/2020
This week, we speak with the Principal Architect at Meltzer/Mandl Architects, Eli Y. Meltzer. Eli transitioned from a background in Philosophy to Architecture and shares his entire journey in this episode. He specializes in the housing space and has vast expertise in New York City Building Codes & regulations. He's also a published author and has given seminars and workshops at international conferences on Jewish Infrastructure Capital Projects. In this episode, we learn about Eli's journey,...

Duration:01:08:25

Machine Learning in the AEC Industry with Dalton Goodwin | AG 47

8/4/2020
In this week's episode, we speak to BIM Coordinator & Data Enthusiast Dalton Goodwin. Dalton presently works as a BIM Coordinator at DLR Group, which is a prestigious large Architecture & Engineering based in the States with offices all around the globe. He plays a key role in the development of new plugins and tools that assist the BIM process of the firm. In this episode, Dalton shares his journey & how he got into the AEC industry, he talks about the importance of Machine Learning in our...

Duration:01:06:20

Journey of the Design Collective with Dev Tyagi | AG 46

7/29/2020
This week, we speak with the founder of "The Design Collective" Dev Tyagi. TDC Magazine is a digital publication and online resource committed towards Independent Architecture & Design Journalism. We aim to not only provide a distinct, curated and carefully edited fusion of the latest in Architecture, Design and Art but also recognize and acknowledge upcoming talents from all around the globe . We are also a community that publishes editorials and stories which relate to all creative-types....

Duration:01:13:08

Architecture as a Wayfinder with Rohan Rathi | AG 45

6/19/2020
In this episode, we speak to a second-generation Architecture and partner of Rathi Associates, Rohan Rathi. Rathi associates is a Bangalore based Architecture firm that was started by Rohan's father, BH Rathi in the year 1976. They have since completed over 800+ projects pan India and across the world. And have gone to win various national & international awards for their work. We’re going to be talking about Rohan’s journey in Architecture, how Rathi Associates got started in the 80s, the...

Duration:01:09:59

The Space of Intuition with Dr. Anuradha Chatterjee | AG 44

6/5/2020
In this episode, we speak to Prof. Anuradha Chatterjee, who is presently the Dean of Faculty of Design at Manipal University Jaipur. She shares her journey from Architecture to Academia and teaching across the world. We dive deep into the Architectural Education system in India, the various challenges it faces, integrating more of Site into Studio, tips for final year students working on their thesis, how do we teach Architectural Design, plagiarism in PHDs, Architectural Journalism, the...

Duration:01:10:45

Journey of a BIM Manager with Rina Sahay | AG 43

6/5/2020
In this episode, we get to hear the fascinating story of Rina Sahay (https://www.linkedin.com/in/rsahay1/) , who is presently a BIM Manager at Fishbeck, Thompson, Carr & Huber, Inc. She shares her journey in Architecture right from completing her BArch in India, to pursuing her Masters from Michigan University, working and also teaching in various firms and Universities across the US, how she transitioned to become a BIM Manager, leveraging the Autodesk forums, working for BV Doshi, advice...

Duration:00:58:10

Through the Interface & Beyond with Kean Walmsley | AG 42

6/4/2020
In this episode, we speak to Kean Walmsley (https://www.linkedin.com/in/keanw/) who has been part of Autodesk for more than 25 years and has played many roles over the years. He’s presently part of the research team where he works on emerging areas related to design technology, generative design, virtual and augmented reality and the internet of things. We discuss his journey and experience working at Autodesk, travel and working around the world including Bangalore, Autodesk Forge, and the...

Duration:01:03:56

Journey of a Computational Designer with Nicholas Rawitscher Torres | AG 41

6/1/2020
Nicholas has lived every aspiring computational designer's dream which is to work for some of the biggest firms in the world who are at the forefront of computation, travel and also acquire new skills and technologies. In this episode, you will get to listen to Nicholas's journey into Architecture and inevitably Computational Design, studying Architecture at Universidad de Los Andes Columbia, working at MAD Architects, 3XN & Fojab Code, discussions on Architectural Education, learning how to...

Duration:01:18:23

A Transition to the Startup World as an Architect with Masih Davari

5/18/2020
Today we have with us an Iranian based Architect who is a Design Technologist, Creative Designer & Startup Co-Founder, Masih Davari (https://www.linkedin.com/in/masih-davari-b1693a78/) . Masih who hails from an Architecture background quickly made the transition to the startup world. He is now the co-founder of InnoBrain AB (https://innobrain.se/) , a NeuroTech company offering innovative BCI Brain-Computer Interface applications. He shares the various benefits of how an Architect can be a...

Duration:01:00:42

From a Game Developer to a BIM Coordinator with Jero Juujärvi | AG 39

4/9/2020
On this week's episode, we have with us Jero Juujärvi (https://www.linkedin.com/in/jerojuujarvi/) who presently works as a BIM Coordinator for Kreate Oy in Finland. Kreate is one of Finland's leading infrastructure builders with net sales of over 200 Million Euros in 2018. So they don't just deal with buildings but infrastructure projects like roads, bridges and so on. Jero hails from a background of game design & development. In this episode, Jero shares how he transitioned to BIM from the...

Duration:00:53:39

Role of an Architect with Takbir Fatima | AG 38

4/5/2020
In this week's episode, we speak to the founder of Designaware (https://designaware.org/) Takbir Fatima. She was one of the first guests on the show and it's always a treat to interview her as she shares a plethora of useful information. In this episode, we’re going to be discussing about the Covid Pandemic and how it has affected us Architects, how Takbir started various awesome initiatives that has helped students & architects like Studio to Site, Fractals Workshop, Buildaware, Designaware...

Duration:01:05:50

BIM is Nothing with Antonio Tort | AG 37

3/30/2020
Today we have with us Antonio Tort, who is an Architect, BIM Consultant & founder of BIM Skills Antonio completed his Architectural Education from Universidad de Santiago de Compostela in Spain. He then opened his own practice in 1990 called Antonio Tort Architects. He stumbled upon Archicad in 1995 and a few months later he made the jump from CAD to BIM. He has since worked with BIM & successfully co-founded BIM Freelance which unites all those in the AECO sector and helps in the...

Duration:01:00:41