R. RAMALAKSHMI (B.Arch, M.Arch)
Having completed her undergraduation from NIT, Nagpur, where she was awarded the Poornima Prize for best outgoing Thesis student, she went on to complete her post-graduation from CEPT, Ahmedabad, winning the Louis Kahn gold medal for her post-graduate research. The research was partially funded by Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India as part of the ‘Digitisation of Hampi’ Project. She co-authored a book published by CEPT University in 2013. She interned at Biome Environmental solutions, Bangalore in 2009. She also worked at RMA, Mumbai as a project Architect in 2013. She has since co-founded Samvad Design Studio. Apart from practice, she has also been involved academically with several colleges like CARE School of Architecture, Tiruchirappalli; Impact School of Architecture, Bangalore.
SURABHI SHINGAREY (B.Arch, M.Arch)
A Gold Medallist throughout her undergraduate studies, with a stellar academic record and outstanding performances particularly in Design and History, Surabhi obtained her bachelor's degree in architecture from NIT, Nagpur and pursued her post graduation from CEPT, Ahmedabad. She interned at Indigo Architects, Ahmedabad. Noteworthy among her research undertakings include co-authoring a book title ‘Essays in Architectural Theory and Design’ published by CEPT University in 2013. She has since co-founded Samvad Design Studio. Apart from architectural practice, she has also been involved academically with several colleges like Smt. Manoramabai Mundle College Of Architecture, Nagpur; Impact School of Architecture, Bangalore.