Author: Abdul Bari

#RenewOGH

Osmania General Hospital (OGH): Built 1925 AD Read the 2015 story here, as even after 5 years the situation remains unchanged. While citizens and their government continue to remain in a stand-off between demolition and conservation, we explore development ideas that can appeal to both.

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VOTING DAY!

View Full Entry & Vote Shortlisted Design for Neo_Delhi: Re-Writing The Capital Competition hosted by competitions.uni.xyz

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Super CP!

Connaught Place imagined as a model CBD creating space for people to have meaningful interactions, whether casual or formal; planned or serendipitous; in leisure or in seriousness. At the core of the very idea of a city, Super CP embodies the historical as well as the futuristic purpose of human interaction, cooperation and innovation. Check […]

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Contested Public Spaces

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Break the Space, Create a Place

Breaking away from the historic imagination of streets at CP as ‘circles’, contemporary conception of an urban pedestrian space in a democratic context calls for strategies that break the existing geometry of space to create a place. Major issue in having an urban park surrounded by vehicular roads is that of access. Effective Pedestrianisation will […]

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Point of Balance

Session Theme : Cultural Tourism & Sustainability Paper Presented : Sense & the City: Contested Public Spaces in Historic City-Cores Authors : GSV Suryanarayana Murthy & Abdul Bari 4th International Architecture Conservation Conference was hosted by Dubai city in February 2016. As paradoxical as it may sound, the event titled “Sustainable Heritage: Global Vision, Local […]

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Deccan Pride

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Cochin House: Classic Before After

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Publication Update

Contested Space Living Urban Heritage of Hyderabad & Shahjahanabad, Delhi “Space is never a constriant in place-making. It is the utilization of space that makes a place or un-makes it.” Article by GSV Suryanarayana Murthy & Abdul Bari Architecture Update, January 2014

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Conference Update

Paper presentation by GSV Suryanarayana Murthy & Abdul Bari A City in Transition: The 20th Century Pre-Independence Urban Heritage of Hyderabad International Conference & Workshop: Filling the Gaps: World Heritage & the 20th Century 5th October, Session 4A, Chitkara Univeristy Punjab Campus, Chandigarh  

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