Concept and Responses: International Architectural Design Competition for the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, New Delhi

By: Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts

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This book reflects the vast range of responses and cultural approaches to a unique architectural challenge - the designing of the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, a sprawling cultural complex in New Delhi. The international competition for the IGNCA design drew 194 entries from thirty-seven countries and carried an award of Rs.10,00,000.Presented here are approximately fifty of the proposals, of which the first five prizeĀ­ winning entries are set forth in some detail. The selection was made by the eminent archiect A.P. Kanvinde, a former student of Walter Gropius at Harvard and a member of the IGNCA Jury. Beyond the purpose of documentation, this book serves as an encyclopaedia of ideas and information for architects and builders throughout the world.Printed Pages: 184.

Title: Concept and Responses: International Architectural Design Competition for the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, New Delhi

Author Name: Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts

Categories: India, Philosophy, Art, Art History and Architecture,

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts/Mapin Publishing: 1992

ISBN: 0944142184

ISBN 13: 9780944142189

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Seller ID: 101715

Keywords: Concept and Responses: International Architectural Design Competition for the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, New Delhi Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts