There is an uncanny emotional chord that connects the old with the new. There are so many diverse lessons that can be learned from the rich texts of Indian mythology, history, and the evolving cultural makeup. And the best part about this is that many a tenet can be applied even in the context of the present day, albeit with diligent thought and channelled insight.
Our stories this week veer from the rich Mogul art by Jewellery designer Roopa Vora to sustainable architecture by Ar. Abin Chaudhuri. And stealing the limelight is Ben Rousseau’s Wine Cellar, which is an exercise in space maximization.
Reputed revivalist and patron of art, jewellery designer Roopa Vohra’s distinctive treatment of the rare craft of Thewa incorporated into the innovative concept of Naqaashi has penned a unique success story in Indian classic jewellery design. Thewa is the craft... Read more..