Suhasini Ayer Guigan – Principal Architect
Suhasini is a graduate of ‘Delhi School of Planning and Architecture’; living in Auroville since 1985 and one of the co-founders of the Auroville Centre for Scientific Research; an organisation dedicated to research and experimentation in the field of appropriate building materials and technologies, water management, renewable energy and solar passive/ climatic architecture and sustainable urban planning.
As head of the Auroville Design Consultants, the Planning and Design wing of this organization, she has designed and implemented over 50+ projects in India in the last 25+ years. She was co-recipient of the Hassan Fathy Award for ‘Architecture for the Poor’ in 1992, co-nominated for the Aga khan in 1992 and recipient of the Design Share Award for educational buildings in 2003 and 2005.
D.A.A. (Diploma in Architectural Assistantship): Women’s Polytechnic, Pondicherry, 2000-2003. Gavury Ramadas joined Auroville Design consultants in May 2003, as an Assistant Architect and designer. She has over thirteen and a half year of work experience in master planning, housing, residential, institutional and few renovation projects.
B.Arch: Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology (M.A.N.I.T), Bhopal, M.P, 2008-2013. M.Arch- Urban Design: School of Planning and Architecture (S.P.A), Bhopal, 2013-2015. Ramya joined Auroville Design consultants in June 2015 as an Architect and urban designer. She has over one and a half year of work experience in master planning, housing, residential, institutional and few renovation projects.
Arul is a civil engineer from Pondicherry University. He has been associated with the Auroville Design Consultants since June 2015.
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