Posts Tagged: city

Drawing to Remember: The Gift of Pause and the Benefits of Keeping a Sketchbook

The elusive illustrator-urbanist behind “Of Ink and Yellow Memories,” Neelakshi Rathore, discusses the inward versus outward worlds of a creative.    Most people start out drawing by copying things. Or they draw things as they appear before them. But for Neelakshi Rathore, things became really interesting when she began to draw things as she remembered them – when she could see a place that she […]

How Architecture Students are Revamping Indian Cities With Colour and Play

Interactive interventions in cities across India impart life into public spaces through creative use of colours, oil tins, tyres and recycled waste. These are some of the thoughtful and meaningful ways in which students have sought to interact with their cities, and reclaim public space for the people.   Commuters travelling via the Andheri metro […]

Travelling to Boost Creativity: 16 Indian Destinations for Architecture Enthusiasts

A travel bucket list for aficianados in design, culture and history.  Verses are not, as people imagine, simply feelings… they are experiences. For the sake of a single verse, one must see many cities, men and things. Poet Rainer Maria Rilke neatly sums up the process behind any creative act – dismissing the notion that […]