Liife and works of Indian architect Ar. Ananth Raje. EARLY LIFE: ANANT DAMODAR RAJE 2 He was born on September in Bombay. This Presentation discusses the life, career and works of Ar. Anant Raje- authorSTREAM Presentation. Edited by Shubhra Raje and Amita Raje. A few years before his death in , Anant Raje had begun to assemble a draft of his works – published and.
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Professional work in Ahmedabad Foreword to the book has been written by renowned architectural historian William J.
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Thereafter he established his own practice “Anant Raje Architects” in Ahmedabad but his association with Louis Kahn continued till his death in March Doshiin Ahmedabad working on numerous projects PowerPoint Presentation: A close perusal of the above buildings reveals that there was a very thin line separating the two geniuses, or we may call it – ‘there was one soul in two bodies – Naant Kahn and Anant Raje’.
All great architects look for guidance from other great architects, and Raje was an exception to this. Upload from Desktop Single File Upload. Nishita Kedia The project restates time tested premises of the court and garden, fundamental to most Islamic architecture in India.
Why Anant Raje is called Louis Kahn of India?
Presentation Description This Presentation discusses the life, career and works of Ar. Choosing to work for and with Kahn, instead of studying with him provided a clue to a personal orientation towards a pragmatic orientation towards architecture. As a result, his philosophy, ideas and thinking process have not been translated into words and recorded in the print media.
Industries, India in These may be of special interest to the curious readers. He was visiting faculties at many prestigious Schools of Architecture the world over. Prominent among these are: After six months of becoming acquainted with Kahn, Raje was invited by the former to work in his office in Philadelphia. Luckily the book contains some of his rare writings which throw light on the thought process of the architect.
Raje worked there from to in close association with the master architect. These include both built and unbuilt works and competition entries. It will not be exaggerated to call him Louis Kahn of India.
Why Anant Raje is called Louis Kahn of India?
When woeks a meeting was arranged, Raje was one of the invitees. If the disciplines of the mind are rake of all his work, it is his excellent understanding of the elements of building, and the laws of construct, that give it the sense of ordered presence. Has accommodation facility in 64 air-conditioned furnished double rooms with a separate dining hall, a reading lounge, classrooms and a Computer Lab PowerPoint Presentation: The rooms, arcade and porch, are made from a simple vocabulary of trabeated and arcuated construction, with the walls clad with stone screed in shades of green and yellow grey that establishes a close rapport with the site.
His works had indeed a softness and quality of transcendence.
Anant Raje was a man of few words – as most of his students and colleagues know it. Has accommodation facility in 64 air-conditioned furnished double rooms with a separate dining hall, a reading lounge, classrooms and a Computer Lab.
Light itself would say ‘this is the domed room and not a flat-roofed room’, or an arch, or a vault. These preoccupations of Louis Kahn were the lessons learned. Unlike many other workw which are produced for the sole aim of recording the finished works of the architects, this book laid emphasis on the process of development of projects taje the journey of the architect through the medium of sketching, models, drawings, detailing and photographs.
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He was not in the habit of writing and speaking too much. It was Louis Kahn who had profound influence on Anant Raje. In the last essay Raje wrote, “Kahn would often talk about light, how light defines and characterizes space. Its location on the campus encourages and facilitates interaction between participants and the faculty.
There is in it a softness and quality of transcendence. So, there annat nothing wrong if Raje is considered as Louis Kahn of India because he richly deserves that nomenclature.
School of Fine Arts, Mumbai You do not have the permission to view this presentation. Indian architectural fraternity needs no introduction to Anant Raje The long awaited monograph – ” Anant Raje Architect – Selected Works ” has been published only after his demise, thanks to the untiring efforts of Shubhra Raje and Amita Raje. The book features about thirty projects done by Anant Raje.