Wed 14 Oct - Wed 14 Oct' 15
Bengal Institute Public Lecture 07.
Arindam Chakrabarti started with describing the photo used in the promo poster of his lecture in which Parbati is coming home on a lion and poor Shiva walking along. Using humour and literary references, Chakrabarti continued explaining the etymology of Bengali words related to home and dwelling. He declared, there are 11 defining features of a home, the eleven conditions that turn a building or a shelter into someone’s home. The talk also shed lights on social problems and stigmas related to home and gender.
February, 2018, 18:30 - 20:31
Architecture in Bangladesh: Streams and Waves – A Conversation between Kazi Khaleed Ashraf and Niklaus Graber
November, 2017, 15:00 - 19:00
Bengal Architecture Symposium 3: In the Spirit of the Land – Anjalendran & Burgess
October, 2017, 18:00 - 20:00
Ng Sek San: Off-Grid: Making in the Tropics
Vas Issue 03
This is the third issue of the newsletter from Bengal Institute for Architecture, Landscapes and Settlement. It comes with reviews, op-eds and news primarily around the activities of Fall 2016 and others.