HOW COVID-19 WORSENED OUR MENTAL HEALTH – AND HOW TO ACHIEVE SOLACE

The Coronavirus pandemic has taught us one thing for sure: life is unexpected. The World Health Organization, along with healthcare professionals all across the world, are adamant that long after the pandemic has been brought under control, we will still have to deal with the long-lasting effects of the decline in mental health that the …

ART FROM THE RECESSES OF MEMORY | DESIGNERS REFLECT ON PLACES THAT SHAPED THEIR WORK

Creating art amid a pandemic can be inspiring, harrowing, frenetic, and calming at once. However, much like human existence on earth, the show must go on, and we, as forbearers of civilization, must attempt to find hope amid destruction. Renowned architect Vito Acconci once proclaimed: “Architecture is not about space, but about time.” As the …

LEARNING THE ROLE OF PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION DURING PANDEMICS

The novel coronavirus pandemic has disrupted the global public transport system and made it a high-risk environment. Urban administrations are concerned about the major role of public transit in this global health emergency.  In fact, students pursuing a bachelor of urban planning or masters of urban planning degrees are now being introduced to the topic …

5 BEST ARCHITECTURAL INNOVATIONS AT FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT’S GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum has been the core of academic research and studies at several architecture universities in India. Students from top architecture colleges in India get a chance to visit “The Guggenheim”, as it is popularly called, in New York City. For architects, the Guggenheim museum is a temple of architectural innovations and …

Combating the Fear of Failure and Choosing Growth Taking Inspiration from Pharma and CRO

Failure – a word that is associated with all the negativity you can think of. The fear of failure is what keeps many on their toes, but for a lot of us, the fear of failure can be a crippling factor in terms of moving ahead and treasuring the things that give us joy. The …

8 WAYS COVID-19 WILL IMPACT THE FUTURE OF INTERIOR DESIGN

The future of all things near and dear to mankind has never seemed so uncertain. The outbreak of the novel Coronavirus has disrupted life as we knew it and shook the core foundations of many things interior design included. Many courses like Bachelor of Interior Design have already started altering their course strategies in order …