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GREEN VACANT PLOTS

30 Jan 2016, New Indian Express: ECOLOGIC- Pavitra Sriprakash, the Chief Designer and Director of Shilpa Architects writes about managing home gardens and community maintenance green spaces. 

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Community-Help-For-Greening-Vacant-Plots/2016/01/30/article3251378.ece

Pavitra Sriprakash (@pavisriprakash), the Director and Chief Designer of Shilpa Architects is an ‪#‎Architect‬, Urban Designer, ‪#‎Dancer‬ and ‪#‎Artist‬. She writes a weekly column for The New Indian Express on sustainability titled ECOLOGIC.

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For every home a garden” is an aspiration for all —whether we can afford the luxury of space or not. Managing a home garden is a tough ask with today’s busy sch...
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08 Jan 2016, The Hindu: Where has the ‘green’ gone?: The author writes on unchecked, illegal realty growth along the city’s eco-sensitive zones and how the city’s ecology has been destroyed in the name of development with inputs from Pavitra Sriprakash (@pavisriprakash) the Chief Designer of Shilpa Architects. 

http://www.thehindu.com/features/homes-and-gardens/green-living/chennais-unchecked-illegal-realty-growth-and-its-effect-on-ecology/article8081799.ece

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As Chennai grapples with a space crunch, the realty sector is forced to address the shortage of housing. This, over a period of time, has led to an exponential growth of the city’s limits. Unfortunate
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Indo-centric Approach to Sustainability

02 Jan 2016, New Indian Express: ECOLOGIC- Pavitra Sriprakash, the Chief Designer and Director of Shilpa Architects writes about the importance of the Sun and Solar Study in an Indo-centric approach to #sustainability.

Pavitra Sriprakash (@pavisriprakash), the Director and Chief Designer of Shilpa Architects is an #Architect, Urban Designer, #Dancer and #Artist. She writes a weekly column for The New Indian Express on sustainability titled ECOLOGIC.

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Indo-centric-Approach-to-Sustainablility/2016/01/02/article3206747.ece

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TIS' THE SEASON TO BE "HOLISTICALLY SUSTAINABLE" & JOLLY
26 Dec 2015, New Indian Express: ECOLOGIC - This is the Green Holiday Season. Pavitra Sriprakash, the Chief Designer and Director of Shilpa Architects writes about living a sustainable lifestyle in her weekly column. 

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/This-is-the-Green-Holiday-Season/2015/12/26/article3195964.ece

Pavitra Sriprakash (@pavisriprakash) is an Architect, Urban Designer, Dancer and Artist. She writes a weekly column for The New Indian Express on sustainability titled ECOLOGIC. 

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19 Dec 2015, New Indian Express: ECOLOGIC - Contoured Landscapes Prevent Flooding. Pavitra Sriprakash, the Chief Designer and Director of Shilpa Architects writes about Sustainable and working landscapes which prevent flooding and recharge ground water. 

Pavitra Sriprakash (@pavisriprakash) is an Architect, Urban Designer, Dancer and Artist. She will be writing a sustainability column titled ECOLOGIC for The New Indian Express every week. 

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Contoured-Landscapes-Prevent-Flooding/2015/12/19/article3184441.ece

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12 Dec 2015: MMA Green Conclave: Madras Management Association (MMA) is organising a Conclave on the theme “Green India” in association with Green India Foundation on Saturday, 12th December 2015. 

Sheila Sri Prakash will join the conclave as a Distinguished Speaker and to address the delegates during the Business Session 3 on the theme “Green Buildings”.

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NURTURE GREENERY TO COMBAT POLLUTION WOES

23 Jan 2016, New Indian Express: ECOLOGIC- Pavitra Sriprakash, the Chief Designer and Director of Shilpa Architects writes about the usage of plants for purifying air in urban environments

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Nurture-Greenery-to-Combat-Pollution-Woes/2016/01/23/article3239717.ece

Pavitra Sriprakash (@pavisriprakash), the Director and Chief Designer of Shilpa Architects is an ‪#‎Architect‬, Urban Designer, ‪#‎Dancer‬ and ‪#‎Artist‬. She writes a weekly column for The New Indian Express on sustainability titled ECOLOGIC.
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An opportunity begging to be capitalized? "Recycle Demolition Debris"

09 Jan 2016, New Indian Express: ECOLOGIC- Pavitra Sriprakash, the Chief Designer and Director of Shilpa Architects writes about the importance of ‪#‎sustainable practices in the construction industry.

Pavitra Sriprakash (@pavisriprakash), the Director and Chief Designer of Shilpa Architects is an ‪#‎Architect‬, Urban Designer, ‪#‎Dancer‬ and ‪#‎Artist‬. She writes a weekly column for The New Indian Express on sustainability titled ECOLOGIC.

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Recycle-Demolition-Debris/2016/01/09/article3218223.ece

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The global average contribution of construction and demolition (C&D) waste is a staggering 50% of total solid waste generated in major cities. The numbers in In...
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Wishing everyone a Very Happy New Year on behalf of Shilpa Architects' family.

Have a ‪#‎netzero‬ holistically ‪#‎sustainable‬ & ‪#‎green‬ ‪#‎Happy2016‬

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Nov 2015, Indian Architect & Builder: Lyricism Between Dance and Architecture – In conversation with IA&B, Architect Sheila Sri Prakash discusses about her journey as an Architect and an Artist towards becoming an accomplished Global Architect. 

Also read the PDF version of the article at http://shilpaarchitects.com/iab-in-conversation-with-ar-sheila-sri-prakash/ 

#sheilasriprakash   #shilpaarchitects   #dance   #architectur  +Architectural Digest India 
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10 Dec 2015, The Hindu: When realty havens turned disaster zones.

Sheila Sri Prakash, the Chief Architect of Shilpa Architects is quoted in the article about the bad planning behind the newly developed areas of Chennai

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/chennai/when-realty-havens-turned-disaster-zones/article7968041.ece

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Advertising professional Durai Babu moved into his new villa at Palavakkam two weeks ago. He was forced out of his home when the floods hit. “The area was completely inundated. I moved out with my fam
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A blog on Chennai Floods by Sheila Sri Prakash, Chief Architect of Shilpa Architects

http://shilpaarchitects.com/the-chennai-flood/

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An International, award-winning firm of Architects and Designers headquartered in Chennai.
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Shilpa Architects Planners Designers is an international, award-winning Architectural Design firm headquartered in India. The firm was founded by Sheila Sri Prakash in 1979 and is acclaimed for pioneering work in Environmentally and Socioeconomically sustainable design. Designers from Shilpa have represented India at several International forums as speakers and have been invited participants / members of the World Economic Forum, US Green Building Council (USGBC), The World Bank and The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII).
 
In 2009, Shilpa acquired SGBL Studio (Sri Prakash, Gullo, Brossa & Leenknegt), which is an Architecture and Urban Design firm. With offices in Chicago, New York and Seoul, this company has executed projects globally including the US, Belgium, Norway, China, Japan, Kuwait etc. Shilpa also executes high-end turnkey design-build solutions through a wholly-owned subsidiary called Stone Lotus.
 
The firm's portfolio spans the entire range of the real estate industry. Shilpa has always had a focus on green and sustainable architecture and has been a steering member of the Indian Green Building Council (IGBC). With its own LEED Certified professional in house, Shilpa is in the advantageous position of designing and simultaneously facilitating the process for LEED Certification.