Why Elphinstone Road and nearby Mumbai railway stations are congested – and dangerous.
Peeyush Sekhsaria interviews a family who lived in a middle-class complex for over 15 years without ever having heard of its architect, Charles Correa, but who had always ‘wondered about the person who paid so much attention to small things.’
He produced unique architectural expressions by responding to living patterns, energy issues, and the nature of changes in society.
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Correa was the master of the meaningful paradox who thought of the big space, without losing sight of the small detail
Charles Correa leaves us with a vast body of work – buildings and texts – and these are a great repository of struggles and journeys