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    Architect wins multiples awards for following vernacular design practices

    Chennai Architect Reuses Waste, Uses Mud & Timber to Build Green Homes!

    Benny Kuriakose has a 30 year expansive career in sustainable architecture spanning restoration, conservation, disaster rehabilitation etc.

    • Benny Kuriakose started practising vernacular architecture in 1985. Restoration, Conservation, Disaster Rehabilitation using repurposed and sustainable materials are some of the strengths of this versatile architect.
    • According to Benny, he was the fourth person in India to work with Laurie Baker - The “father of sustainable architecture”.
    • For his exemplary work he has own several awards including the Lifetime Achievement Award in 2016.



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