August 22, 2019

Covered the topics "Sustainable Architecture in the Indian Context", and Laurie Baker's Life, Works and Their Relevance". There were more than 60 participants for the workshop including one retired chief engineer and a Senior Project Manager. The first part of the work...

May 16, 2018

Namboothiri House, Ulloor, in Kalakaumudi Magazine, 20th April, 1986.


This house which is being demolished now was photographed by me for the cover of the Kalakaumudi Weekly. This house stood as an icon of Laurie Baker buildings during the 1980s.

March 21, 2018

Sri Chandra Dutt was "Dutt Mash" to most of the people. I met him for the first time in Chintha Publishers Office in Trivandrum with Dr. M.P Parameswaran in 1985, which became a long-term relationship. I was asked to join Costford to spread the alternate technology.


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March 9, 2018

I took part in the seminar for all the three days, where there were many presentations by different people such as KT Ravindran, G Shankar, Sajan, Sanjay Prakash, Suresh V, etc. I could meet many people whom I had not met for a long time. For me, it was a nostalgic mem...

April 28, 2017

Baker Buildings -There was a time, when the engineers and architects in Kerala failed to recognise the works of Laurie Baker. He was even called a quack.

March 30, 2017

Congrats to Vineet Radhakrishnan for the great work he has done. Brought back nice memories of "Daddy", as most of the people who worked with him used to call.

December 11, 2016

After working with Sri Laurie Baker, 'Daddy' for all of us who had worked with him, I joined Costford in 1985. I am attaching some of the old write ups on him.

April 18, 2016

I am giving the slides of the powerpoint presentation when I delivered the Laurie Baker Memorial Lecture at Thrissur Engineering College, organized by COSTFORD.

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