Client: Courtyard Limited

Status: In progress

Size: 20,00,000 sq ft I 11.78 acres

The building’s concept is the purdah (veil), its external skin is a jaali screen derived from original patterns of Islamic architecture. This façade filters light and regulates temperature within the building whilst ensuring the desired levels of privacy and security. The veil opens just slight enough for people to know that there is a world beyond and Landscape celebrates the ceremony of moving through this enclosure, marking a progression from the chaos of the city through to the serenity of the inner world.

The Courtyard, Dhaka

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2nd February 2017: Lecture  @ISRO

Morphogenesis’ Senior Associate & Studio Director Sameer Chadha delivers a lecture at the ISRO Satellite Centre (ISAC) in Bengaluru. His session titled, ‘Office in the Tropics’ will explore the design intent of creating an exemplar in environmentally responsive high-spec office complexes.

20 Jan FutureArc IILM
20th January 2017: In FuturArc | IILM

“Contextually responding to its harsh local microclimate, the project was conceived to fortify itself from the external environment and create a relevant oasis-like internal environment."