Liife and works of Indian architect Ar. Ananth Raje. EARLY LIFE: ANANT DAMODAR RAJE 2 He was born on September in Bombay. This Presentation discusses the life, career and works of Ar. Anant Raje- authorSTREAM Presentation. Edited by Shubhra Raje and Amita Raje. A few years before his death in , Anant Raje had begun to assemble a draft of his works – published and.

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You do not have the permission to view this presentation. Other readers also found these interesting Anant Raje, revered architect, teacher, intellectual and perfectionist. Renzo Piano Building Workshop’s first residential project in Miami is almost complete.

Anant Raje was a man of few words – ananh most of his students and colleagues know it.

Lecture 9- Contemporary Architecture- Anant Raje nishitakedia In the office of Prof. Yet it is an order enriched by the patina of materials he chooses and his sensitivity of light. Nishita Kedia The project restates time tested premises of the court and garden, fundamental to most Islamic architecture in India.

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Professional work in Ahmedabad It will not be exaggerated to call him Louis Kahn of India. Go to Application Have a question?

The long awaited monograph – ” Anant Raje Architect anajt Selected Works rajee has been published only after his demise, thanks to the untiring efforts of Shubhra Raje and Amita Raje. Indian architectural fraternity needs no introduction to Anant Raje Curtis, and Introduction by eminent Indian architect and author Gautam Bhatia. Raje worked there from to in close association with the master architect. His works had indeed a softness and quality of transcendence PowerPoint Presentation: Unlike many other monographs which are produced for the sole aim of recording the finished works of the architects, this book laid emphasis on the process of development of projects and the journey of the architect through the medium of sketching, models, drawings, detailing and photographs.


Rame rooms, arcade and porch, are made from a simple vocabulary of trabeated and arcuated construction, with the walls clad with stone screed in shades of green and yellow grey that establishes a close rapport with the site.

Kahn in Philadelphia Has accommodation facility in 64 air-conditioned furnished double rooms with a separate dining hall, a reading lounge, rake and a Computer Lab. Has accommodation facility in 64 air-conditioned furnished double rooms with a separate dining hall, a reading lounge, classrooms and a Computer Lab PowerPoint Presentation: These may be of special interest to the curious readers. As a result, his philosophy, ideas and thinking process have not been translated into words and recorded in the print media.

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These are grouped under the broad themes such as: Light could enhance the character of a particular space or structure that enclosed this space. When such a meeting was arranged, Raje was one of the invitees. Prominent among these are: These preoccupations of Louis Kahn were the lessons learned. WordPress Embed Customize Embed. The presentation is successfully added In Your Favorites. For historians, it is a frozen history naant modern architecture in India in post-independence period.

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Presentation Description This Presentation discusses the life, career and works of Ar. In this essay, Raje recorded many of his first-hand experiences of his association with Kahn and his work culture. A close perusal of the above buildings reveals that there was a very thin line wirks the two geniuses, or we may call it – ‘there was one soul in two bodies – Louis Kahn and Rajd Raje’.


Working on construction of the Indian Institute of Business Management Building complex with Louis I Kahn, as his representative to develop design details and organize site office in Ahmedabad Later he became the honorary Director of the School of Architecture, Ahmedabad CEPT throughout the period of his independent practice.

All great architects look for guidance from other great architects, and Raje was an exception to this. Before starting work on the project Kahn wanted to meet the local architects to understand type of building, climatic conditions, the Indian way of life and similar topics. Henning Larsen Architects complete new housing complex with “striking wavy silhouette” in Denmark.

If the disciplines of the mind are underpinnings of all his work, it is his excellent understanding of the elements of building, and the laws of construct, that give it the sense of ordered presence.

Thereafter he established his own practice “Anant Raje Architects” in Ahmedabad but his association with Louis Kahn continued till his death in March Doshiin Ahmedabad working on numerous projects. Automatically changes to Flash or non-Flash embed. Apart from his professional practice, Raje’s association with architectural education remained consistent throughout his life.


In all these projects Raje always tried to put certain ideas to test — may be because of that in all his works there was originality and something new. The natural vegetation is wild grass, which has been allowed to grow, augmented by rows and clumps of trees. Foreword to the book has been written by renowned architectural historian William J.