Hands-on workshop in the villages of Nepal and Bihar, India.
Explore unique cultural, Traditional values of Nepal and India
It is always good to learn from the masters themselves.
Journey will be jam packed with hours long dissusions and debates
Workshops are a very intrinsic part of Purvai. These are the times when we actually learn things to be used. In past, we have learned about earthquake resistant techniques, mud brick construction, earth bag construction, sustainable environments, bamboo architecture and techniques, natural building materials, hilly area settlements and organic farming. Learn more about previous workshops here.
Purvai’18 will include Earth Bricks and Reconstruction Implications in Nepal, Poverty Alleviation & Livelihood in Himalayas & Bamboo Workshop in Madhubani.
It is always good to learn from the masters themselves. In the past we have had Architects & personalities like Ar. Karan Grover, Didi Contractor, Ar. Richard Belho, Ar. Laurent Fournier, Ar. Anjan Mitra, Mr. Mark Moore, Prof. A. K. Singh & Ar. Pem Gyaltsen for discussions. Apart from architecture, lectures also cover Cultural and Geograhical aspects responsible for the evolution of architectural style.
This time we will have lectures & discussion sessions with Build Up Nepal, Chay Ya and one of the renowned Mithila Painting Artists from Bihar.
Person having keen interest in Design & Architecture.
Age between 18-30 years.
We will consider the candidate's approach and thinking based on his application form for selection.