Client: Uppal Housing

Status: Built

Size: 4,30,000 sq ft | 5.4 acres

The project’s objective is to develop a new prototype for housing in Chandigarh as an entity to address issues of liveability, spatial configuration, environmental and social issues, while shifting away from the archetypal morphology of high specification residential modules and equipment crammed into an undersized apartment. The clients brief called for the generation of maximum built-up area for residential accommodation within the imposed controls and yet construct a favorable communal environment. The spatial planning is generated by creating a pedestrian field for the apartments in the centre of the site by isolating all vehicular movement to the periphery. The pedestrian field is then laid out with strips of defined functions of residential facilities, services, and recreation areas flowing from the east to the west, which allows all apartments to be developed in alignment with optimum north-south orientation to allow for natural daylight and ventilation. The built volumes of the residential strips are sculpted with a play of volumes to provide terraces/open areas at all levels and generate an interface with the open areas. The Basement Parking is contained within the building periphery, thereby dictating the configuration of the development in the form of linear strips.

Marble Arch, Chandigarh

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Zydus Corporate Park has been awarded as Architectural Design of the Year-Commercial at the 14th Realty+ Conclave & Excellence Awards 2022 – West.

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Sr. Architect, Jehu Villavarayar S. was invited to judge and handpick the best stand at ACETECH Grand Stand Awards 2022, Bengaluru edition.

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Sonali Rastogi has been invited for a Keynote Lecture presented by Saint Gobain where she’ll talk about on the theme of WAD 2022 ’Architecture for Well-being’ through Morphogenesis’ projects: the Surat Diamond Bourse, Wipro, ITC, and The Lodsi Community Project.

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