archita115 has written 2 posts for Urban Design Collective

Documenting Life: A Neighbourhood in Motion

A whiff of tamarind, sounds from the kitchen upstairs. Calls of vegetable sellers in the market, shrill cries of a travelling hawker and a tinkle of an ice cream cart. In between, the chains of beauty parlours and supermarkets, a near-empty train station, an apartment at the end of the not so poetic cul-de-sac with … Continue reading

This too is Bangalore

An old city, a new metropolis. A ‘random halli’, an airport, and a lot of ‘business ’in between. When I saw this image doing the rounds on social media, my first reaction was to laugh as I related to the image. And then, I thought, that is it ? The IT boom and the immigrant … Continue reading