Green Building An Architectural Challenge - Society and Environment
May 31, 2008, 6:30:00 PM
For Society & Environment Dubai, Benny gives a 'green' overview of architecture and discusses his views on LEED rated buildings and the urban landscape. "Benny Kuriakose is an architect with a difference. Trained under illustrious architect Laurie Baker, he has earned acclaim for his rehabilitation architecture. He created a model of cost-effective dwelling units for the victims of earthquake in Latur (India) in 1994 as well as Tsunami victims in 2004. Ever since, Benny has been invited by School of Planning and Architecture, Indian Institute of Technology and other premier institutes to share his philosophy of architecture for the common people. He provides consultancy to the United Nations Development Programme as well."