Has South Indian Style Come Of Age - The Hindu
December 25, 2002, 6:30:00 PM
In this article published in The Hindu, the emergence of the 'South Indian style of Architecture' is substantiated through this beach home by the seaside. "The Inside Outside magazine's Designer of the Year Award has been won by Chennai-based designer Benny Kuriakose. One of the designers who collaborated with him in the award-winning project was Visalakshi Ramaswamy, also from Chennai. Kuriakose received the award from Ashok Advani, Publisher, and Sheila Shahani, Editor of Inside Outside, the Indian Design Magazine, at Mumbai, for a weekend retreat that he had designed and built near Muttukadu, on the road to Mahabalipuram. During a felicitation function that was attended by some of the leading architects, designers, artists, and writers and activists in the field of conservation and heritage of Mumbai, Ashok Advani emphasised the importance of good design."