On Conservation of Historic Buildings - Vanitha Veed Interview
March 31, 2020, 10:00:00 PM
An interview with Dr Benny Kuriakose on the conservation of historic buildings by Sinu Cherian in Veedu Magazine, published in Malayalam.
Creating modern physical structures is frequently associated with development. We require change. A city that does not evolve is doomed. But why should we demolish historic structures to make way for new structures that can go anywhere?
No matter how complex the damage is, there is always a solution. The long list of public buildings and houses that have been conserved and extended for another hundred years is evidence of this.
Thus, this article explains the significance of preserving built heritage and how it can serve as a model for the rest of the world.