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Benny Kuriakose has had a celebrated career for the last 30 years in vernacular and sustainable architecture which started in 1985.
Chennai-based architect is widely known for his versatility which spans restoration, conservation, disaster rehabilitation, and working with the new buildings as part of vernacular architecture.
Increased the use of repurposed and sustainable local materials in architecture designs against materials that harm the environment.
Vernacular architecture and building construction is done in a cost effective and environment friendly manner when compared to current construction mechanisms.
Reconstruction Projects based Governmental Bodies
Real Estate Developers
Laurie Baker is the inspiration behind Benny Kuriakose’s design philosophy in architecture.
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How Benny Kuriakose, heir to the legendary Indian architect Laurie Baker, keeps it real : The blog post explores Benny Kuriakose's style of architecture and how he was inspired to pursue the same.
Why Benny Kuriakose wants young architects to sustainably re-purpose old buildings : The article explores Benny Kuriakose's ideas and determination to pursue sustainability.
Benny Kuriakose - Contact : For more information regarding projects completed, you can contact him through the website.
Benny Kuriakose - LinkedIn : For more information regarding conservation architecture, you can contact Benny Kuriakose who specialises as a conservation consultant, through his LinkedIn profile.
Ten Indian architects who are harnessing traditional wisdom to build the homes of the future : The article lists the different firms across the country practising vernacular architecture.
Sustainability and Vernacular Architecture: Rethinking What Identity Is : The report investigates sustainability potential of vernacular architecture in the Arab region.
Importance of Vernacular Architecture : The article talks about the importance and the different types of vernacular architecture styles found in the country.
Vernacular Principles : The article explores the principles of vernacular architecture since the 18th century.
What traditional buildings can teach architects about sustainability : The article talks about the principles that can be derived from traditional buildings.