RERUN 06 | MAYAVI SWAPNAMAHAL

By Atharva Salaskar, Vaibhav Kadam and Aditya Desai | Mentor: Avijit Mukul Kishore The sixth screening, ‘Mayavi Swapnamahal’, will take place on Friday, 17 September, 2021. A Marathi rap music video about the issues faced by citizens at the hands of exploitative builders in a nexus with the government, providing them woefully inadequate housing facilities. Language: Marathi with […]

RERUN 07 | Water Water Everywhere

By Maharishi Kashyap, Chiranjit Bhowmick, Rwittambhara Kashyap and Moumita Chakravarty | Mentor: Sanjiv Shah The seventh screening, ‘Water Water Everywhere’, will take place on Friday, 24 September, 2021. In Guwahati city, flash floods occur every year, the reason being the Brahmaputra river flowing beside it overflows. Meanwhile, people struggle for drinking water every day in […]

A City Within a City

The eighth screening, ‘A City Within a City’, will take place on Thursday, 30 September, 2021. Confronting the communal nature of the city of Ahmedabad by focusing on the neighborhood and houses of Juhapura, one of India’s largest Muslim ghettos. Join in on Zoom https://bit.ly/3obWSUy Meeting ID: 841 9156 4684 Passcode: 487721

RERUN 09 | Beyond Four Walls

By Ritika Banerjee, Aila Bandagi and Bimal Thankachan | Mentor: Bina Paul The ninth screening, ‘Beyond Four Walls’, will take place on Friday, 8 October, 2021. A film that explores the relationship between access to livelihood and housing, through a comparison between Parry's Corner and Kannagi Nagar, two neighbourhoods in Chennai. Language: Tamil with English […]

RERUN 10 | DAY ONE

By Mukul Haloi and Pooja Kalita | Mentor: Tarun Bhartiya The tenth screening, ‘Day One’, will take place on Friday, 29 October, 2021. Debajit, a young man from a village in Lower Assam arrives in Guwahati with the hope of a better livelihood. The city unfolds to him as a space etched on a discursive […]

Award Ceremony | Nagari Short Film Competition 2021

  INVITATION Nagari 2021 Award Ceremony 6:30 PM IST | 20.12.2021 We would be delighted to have you join us online for the Award Ceremony for The Nagari Short Film Competition. The event is scheduled at 6:30 PM IST on Monday, December 20. Register now! 'People and Livelihoods in Urban India' This year, Nagari addresses […]

Nagari Short Film Competition 2022 | Workshop

CCF shall be conducting a private workshop for the shortlisted teams from the Nagari Short Film Competition 2022. The event shall further discuss the expectations from the Nagari films and a glimpse at the various water-related issues in Indian cities.  Mridula Ramesh, Vishwanath Srikantaiah, Hussain Indorewala and Sarita Fernandes will offer their insights in livelihoods, […]

Remembering Charles Correa

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Join us for an evening dedicated to the memory of our founder, Charles Correa, on his 92nd birth anniversary. We start with a panel discussion with three of his clients, followed by the Charles Correa Gold Medal Award Ceremony 2022. In conversation with Nondita Correa Mehrotra are three clients for Correa’s projects, clients who he […]

Z-AXIS 2022 – SESSION 1 – MEMORIAL LECTURE

We open the conference by paying tribute to Charles Correa and his interest in climate appropriate design. He wrote extensively on this subject, especially during the energy crisis of the […]

Z-AXIS 2022 – SESSION 2 – SYSTEM MODULATIONS

This session brings together a collection of buildings from 4 different practices, with systems that are not standard models of practice but instead adapted to create a unique microclimate, through […]

Z-AXIS 2022 – SESSION 3 – MATERIAL EXPLORATION

The session on ‘Material Exploration’ looks at issues of sustainable construction materials, frugality of use of materials, and zero carbon materials, and how all these are considered in the design […]

Z-AXIS 2022 – SESSION 4 – FORM RESPONSES

This final session will look at how the form of the building itself responds to climate, often influenced by the vernacular, though transformed in a more contemporary idiom. Nelson Mota […]