19Jun 20

ODES TO HAPPINESS: Work of Architect Manisha Shodhan Basu

6/19/2020 12:00:00 AM

CEPT Archives acquired the exhibition titled 'ODES TO HAPPINESS: work of architect Manisha Shodhan Basu' . The exhibition was an initiative of Shri Navnitlal Bhagubhai Public Charity Trust, curated by Anthill Design, this exhibition showcased the work of the architect. We are is also in the process of acquiring the digital files of the exhibit for dissemination through the website and on accession requests by email.

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28Nov 16

Archives of Ar. Maneck Doongaji

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11/28/2016 12:00:00 AM

We recently received the signed acquisition Papers from Anahita Spitznagel Doongaji (Daughter of Late Maneck R. Doongaji, who passed away in August 2016, earlier this year). Mr. Khushroo Kalyanwala, Director of the Archives, met up with Anahita at the Maneck Doongaji Consultants Pvt. Ltd. Office near Regal Cinema in Mumbai. Ar. Maneck Doongaji (a Parsi married to a swiss, Lt. Barbara) now deceased, started independent practice late in life & has a small but interesting body of work which includes work for the Britannia Company in Bangalore. Previous to his independent practice, he worked along with his associate Mr. Soli A. Gilder on interior projects for clients such as The Consulate General of Switzerland, British Airways, Arthur Andersen, Deutsche Bank, Coca-Cola and E. Merck (India) Ltd.

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17Jun 16

Kamdar Furniture (Mumbai) at CEPT Archives

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6/17/2016 3:35:00 PM

A trusted name for over 70 years, Kamdar Furniture Pvt. Ltd. has been providing quality furniture and interior solutions to its clients across India, Europe and the Middle East. Many of their past clients continue to use and pass their creations to the new generations. Their work spans across seven decades and includes notable names such as the Birlas, the Mafatlals, The Taj Mahal Hotel, The Times of India, Royal Houses of Baroda, Gwalior, Hyderabad and Jaipur and many more. Over the years, the company has evolved to become specialists in making and sourcing contemporary as well as timeless furniture pieces and has recently developed its own line of ‘custom’ modular kitchens. CEPT Archives team will be working closely with the family to archive their huge collection of Interior Renderings (presentation drawings) and working drawings.

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01Mar 16

Archives of Mahendra Raj

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3/1/2016 12:00:00 AM

Renowned structural engineer Mahendra Raj visited CEPT Archives in February 2016 after the launch of his book. The various archival drawings, photographs and documents have been requested to be archived at CEPT Archives for study of future generation.

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