Design inspired by India

I was at the Mint Luxury conference in Mumbai.  The Lounge Luxury issue was timed for that.  There are some terrific essays by Radha Chadha and Sunil Khilnani.  I liked Radha’s “More is More” theory of Indian luxury– it is spot on. Here is the link to my piece. Columns Posted: Fri, Mar 23 2012.…

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Indian design objects

Columns Posted: Fri, Mar 9 2012. 9:42 PM IST Design begins in your kitchen and your closet The decorative traditions of India took pleasure in crafting objects for everyday use that were quite beautiful The Good Life | Shoba Narayan When people talk about India’s design aesthetic, they most often reach for the past. The…

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Design & Architecture

It seems like we are racing along.  I am enjoying all your presentations, and glad you are keeping it to ten minutes.  Design is a huge sub-culture for those of you who decide to get into it.  Meanwhile, here is a recap of our final presentations. Our guest lecturer who will cover dining, cocktails, and…

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