Sustainable Architecture and Building practices
Cubbon Park | Organic Store | Public Building |
3 Kiosks of 300 sq ft each, beneath the bamboo in the heart of Bangalore City;
For JAIVIK Krishik Society, HOPCOMS and Nurserymen Co-operative Society,
Department of Horticulture, Government of Karnataka.
Where steel, recycled palette wood, bamboo, earth and lime complement each other.
Requiring quick assembling and disassembling, the design was a result of dabbling in material options and geometry. Modular triangular framework meant it could almost completely be prefabricated, while it got its skin, its colors and textures from panels of lime plaster and recycled wood.
Going around in triangles! Fabrication under way
Bamboo Panels for the false ceiling
Team Made In Earth demonstrates a sponge finish with lime and clay on a sunday morning.
Finished lime plaster
Inauguration by Minister, Krishna Byre Gowda
Cubbon in the Hindu…(September 2016)
A journey to begin with…By Santosh Prabhu (Team MIE 2017)