FRAME CONCLAVE

Frame Conclave 2019, an independent, biennial conclave on contemporary architecture in India was hosted over the course of three days from 16th-18th August 2019 at National Institute of Oceanography in Goa. Curated by Matter and organised in partnership with H & R Johnson (India) and Takshila Educational Society, the intent of the conclave which was to provoke thought on issues that are pertinent to pedagogy and practice of architecture in India. The 2019 edition of the conclave focused on the theme, ‘Modern Heritage.’

LIST OF SPEAKERS, PANELISTS & LECTURE TITLES AT FRAME CONCLAVE 2019:

A Srivathsan
Constructing the Sacred in Modern India

David Robson
Remembering Bawa

Pratyush Shankar
The last 100 years of Indian Cities

Tridip Suhrud
Neelkanth H. Chhaya

The Architecture of Gandhi

Rohan Shivkumar
Avijit Mukul Kishore

Nostalgia for The Future
Lovely Villa

Bimal Patel
Hasmukh C. Patel’s Architectural Style

Riyaz Tayyibji
M.K. Gandhi and Le Corbusier: An Unlikely Dialogue

Mary Norman Woods
Claiming Space/Designing Space: Women Architects in Modern India

Ram Rahman
Nehru and the Delhi Modern Movement: Architecture and Design in Delhi 1947-1980

Pankaj Vir Gupta, Christine Mueller
The Architecture of Golconde

Sanjay Kanvinde
Works of Achyut Kanvinde – Akār

Peter Scriver
India: Modern Architectures in History

Ranjit Hoskote
Works and Ideas of Charles Correa

Himanshu Burte
Laurie Baker: Critical Practitioner

Ashoke Chatterjee
Design Education in India: An Experiment in Modernity

Alka Pande
Saundarya Shastra/ Aesthetics India Modern(ities)

Prem Chandavarkar
The Human Within the Architect

Seema Chishti
Political History and Modernity

Rohit Raj Mehndiratta, Vandini Mehta
Works of Mahendra Raj

Kazi Khaleed Ashraf
Muzharul Islam and Louis Kahn in Bangladesh: A Contrapuntal Modernism

Bijoy Ramachandran
Balkrishna Doshi

Premjit Ramachandran
Doshi: Return to Formlessness

 

LIST OF FILMS SCREENED AT FRAME CONCLAVE 2019:

O Horizon (2018)
Doshi (2009/2019)
Nostalgia for the Future (2017)
A Day with the Builders (1979)
Chandigarh (1969)
Gandhi, Nehru and Modern Art (1999)
Moving Focus: A Voyage with K G Subramanyan (2006)
A Talk by Bawa (2003)
Lovely Villa (2019)
Modern Art: 1947-1997
A Summer Story (1987)