Event: 3 day residential workshop on “Vernacular & Sustainable Architecture” Date: 15 – 17 August 2014-07-16 Venue: Dakshinachitra, East Coast Road, Muttukadu. India is known for vernacular architecture and slowly this culture is replaced by modern buildings. With the intention of creating awareness and understanding of traditional and vernacular architecture, their materials, techniques and conservation, Dakshinachitra is organising a 3 day residential workshop for students of Architecture and young architects. Benny Kuriakose will be the course director. Total number of participants would be limited to maximum 30. Students have to arrive at Dakshinachitra on the 15th morning by around 9:30 am and leave on 17th evening by around 5pm. There would be interactive sessions in the evening along with group activities. Compulsory residential workshop.