Punjab Kesari Headquarters, Delhi, India – Studio Symbiosis is an international architecture firm primarily based in India.
Punjab Kesari Headquarters, Delhi, India – Of 40 projects the firm has signed, 38 are in India.
Punjab Kesari Headquarters, Delhi, India – The Punjab Kesari Headquarters is an office space based in Delhi, India.
Punjab Kesari Headquarters, Delhi, India – The building uses a traditional design technique known as jali to allow natural light while reducing heat gain.
Athletic Ripples, Raibareilly, India – The first design released by Studio Symbiosis is the Athletic Ripples sports complex.
Athletic Ripples, Raibareilly, India – The stadium features a cricket pitch, football ground, running track and indoor facilities,
Ahmedabad Hotel, Gujarat, India – The second project by Studio Symbiosis is the Ahmedabad Hotel in Gujarat, India.
Ahmedabad Hotel, Gujarat, India – After completing its first two projects, Studio Symbiosis established itself as an up-and-coming design force.
Double Tree by Hilton, Kathmandu, Nepal – "From there, our commissioned projects began expanding into hotels, offices, affordable housing and even city planning," partner Amit Gupta said.
Double Tree by Hilton, Kathmandu, Nepal – Before moving to Delhi, India, to start their own firm, the partners spent five years working with the award-winning and internationally recognized firm Zaha Hadid Architects.
Information Directorate Headquarters, Lucknow, India – "Our studies working with her certainly helped form us and who we are now," partner Britta Knobel Gupta said.
Shanker Group Headquarters – "For us, the Symbiosis component of our name is very important," Knobel Gupta said. "We are interested in finding a harmony between architecture, parametric design and sustainability."
Shanker Group Headquarters – The firm often uses traditional Indian building techniques in an effort to produce more environmentally sensitive and sustainable design.
Kanpur Riverfront, Kanpur, India – "We've spent a long time studying India's architectural history," Knobel Gupta said.
Kanpur Riverfront, Kanpur, India – Mogul architecture, Wada architecture and ancient Indian stepwells have influenced Studio Symbiosis' designs.
Perfume Park and Museum, Kannauj, India – "But we then take these historic designs and re-imagine them," Knobel Gupta said.
Perfume Park and Museum, Kannauj, India – "You may not even recognize it at first because it's done in a completely new form," Knobel Gupta said.
Trans Ganga Masterplan, Kanpur, India – Studio Symbiosis has been commissioned to work on several large-scale projects, with three major city-planning designs.
Trans Ganga Masterplan, Kanpur, India – The partners take the city-planning projects seriously, they said.
Allahabad Masterplan, Allahabad, India – "These city planning projects are crucial to India," Gupta said. "Aside from a few exceptions -- such as Lucknow and Chandigarh -- a lot of cities in India were not planned."