20 09, 2018

David Ragunath

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I,  David Ragunath, an architecture student doing IVth year internship at Auroville Bamboo Centre, Auroville. “The impossible doesn't  exist when you do the task diligently,  with an alter, in compliment mind.” email: [email protected] INCH WORKSHOP, SRISTI’S VILLAGE FOUNDATION               Design Brief- To design and construct a mushroom [...]

6 09, 2018


By |6th/September/ 2018|Comments Off on GROWING TOWER-Shalini

I’m Shalini GROWING TOWER                 Florian Gorlitz, 22-year-old, German guy, who study biophysics, has created several experimental structures inspired from nature, combining with physics. He is an intelligent guy, playing with numbers and making extraordinary architectural structures. The growing tower is one of his many projects. [...]

6 09, 2018

Growing Bamboo Tower – Neema Biju Jose

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We do not CREATE the work. i believe we, in fact are “DISCOVERERS”. I’m Neema Biju Jose, an architecture student pursuing my IVth year internship at Auroville Bamboo Centre. Email Id: [email protected] Growing Bamboo Tower The idea of the 50 feet growing tower was inspired from how the plants in nature put their [...]

25 08, 2018


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I, Soujanya Bali, architect, “Always strive for two things in design: simplicity and clarity. Great design is born of these two things” email: [email protected] FURNITURE WORKSHOP Started with brief introduction of the place and bamboo as a material, its nature, behaviour and working. The presentation on bamboo was very interesting, interactive and very [...]

23 08, 2018


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I, M.Priyamvadha Mohan, an architecture student doing IV th year internship at Auroville Bamboo Centre, Auroville. “we shape our buildings/society and then the vice versa” email: [email protected] SRISTI’S VILLAGE FOUNDATION BY M.PRIYAMVADHA DESIGN BRIEF: Ø To design and construct a mushroom cultivation hut on the site of 15 x 20 ft. Ø The micro climate inside the [...]

23 07, 2018

Bamboo Cycle – Dhruv

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The Cycle 4+ weeks in research and construction <7 kg frame Treated and bent bamboo frame Day 1 Introduction to bamboo: Multimedia Presentation & Live introduction to different plants that grow on-site Bamboo Centre Day 2 Hands-on: discover cutting techniques & make your first joints. Day 3 Theory: Pareto's [...]

17 07, 2018

Boom Box Ver 2.0 – Taijasa

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The name of this product is Multi-Use Boom Box. For short you can call it M.U.B Box.  At first, valentine gave us a paper to design a new version of Boom Box. And finally I got an idea. So the next day I started to use treated bamboo to make my design.  And in the middle [...]

7 07, 2018

Bending a Bamboo – Rashi

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AIM of STUDY (Bending a Bamboo) The aim of the study is to evolve a way to bend the bamboo which can be useful for different purposes. The method used for the purpose should resolve the problem of blackening of the bamboo which takes place in the commonly used technique of bending bamboo. INTRODUCTION The [...]

4 07, 2018

Research and Development – ‘Bamboo and Natural dyes’- Mansi

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The idea was to color the bamboo using the naturals dyes available in nature. There are various natural dyes available in the nature through which we can extract some beautiful colors. The effort of this research is to combine a sustainable material like bamboo along with another naturally available dye colors. The natural dyes [...]

21 06, 2018


By |21st/June/ 2018|Comments Off on MY EXPERIENCE OF BAMBOO CENTRE – Ujain

The last 6 weeks has been a roller coaster ride for me. I came into bamboo center with lot of assumptions and ideas about how it will be, but to my surprise it was quite different. Apart from the work environment, the space really gave me a very homely vibe and made me feel [...]