Artificial Intelligence has become the defining word for this decade. It has birthed many tools that have made it clear that AI will impact our personal and professional lives significantly.Read More
Our planet, as we know it, is deteriorating in terms of its health in terms of its health. While we have started taking strides towards a healthier planet, it is equally essentialRead More
Global efforts to cater to a surging urban population is resulting in expanding cities that are decreasing the green cover and, in turn, expediting climate change.Read More
Architectural practice is affected and often driven by many non-architectural factors and disciplines. This multidisciplinary nature of the practice allows the architect to engage with and employ learnings from a spectrum of fieldsRead More
Architectural publications in the form of magazines, peer-reviewed journals, and periodicals have played a crucial role in keeping the fraternity and professionals and students from allied fields aware of the trends, practices and explorations in the world of architecture.Read More
In these times of climate change, increasing population, and urban influx, our cities face immense pressure. Urban planners, designers, and policymakers are constantlyRead More
Technological advancements are redefining and reshaping many sectors today. The AEC industry is keeping up with time. Architectural design tools are taking design representation and visualisation to new heights.Read More
The approach to planning and designing a city is driven by a number of aspects. While many features are considered, it is crucial to be mindful of the larger urban context.Read More
Cities feel alive with human activities like movement and interaction. Any city, town, or village devoid of humans and other creatures is hard to imagine.Read More
With formulation of National Logistics Policy in place and Gati Shakti Mission gaining momentum, stakeholders in the urban infrastructureRead More
Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will introduce the Union Budget for the financial year 2023-24 on February 1, 2023(Wednesday) at 11 a.m.Read More
Serendipity Arts Foundation has announced that renowned Indian architecture practice CP Kukreja Architects along with London-based Crab Studio have been selected to design the ‘Serendipity Arts Foundation.Read More
Renownd Indian architecture practice CP Kukreja Architects along with London-based Crab Studio have been selected to design the Serendipity Arts Foundation's Live Museum dubbed "The Brij".Read More
Serendipity Arts Foundation has announced that renowned Indian architecture practice CP Kukreja Architects along with London-based Crab Studio have been selected to design the 'Serendipity Arts Foundation - The Brij', a new cultural centre in New Delhi at the foundation's ongoing arts festival in Panaji, Goa.Read More
In a major development, Delhi will soon get the largest cultural centre of India "The Brij", which is envisioned as an immersive environment that will facilitate collaborations between artists and visitors.Read More
Published in 1978, the book ‘Tropical Architecture’, is based on our founder CP Kukreja’s master’s thesis at the University of Manitoba, Canada – ‘Design of Buildings in the Tropics.’It brings to attention many design solutions as a reference for designing in tropical climates or regionsRead More
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) recorded 7% surplus rainfall during Monsoon in India this year, which left many cities submerged. Earlier, only rural areas and unplanned cities fell prey to floods because of the lack of proper stormwater infrastructure.Read More
The key to India's transformation from a developing nation to a developed one lies in strengthening its infrastructure across sectorsRead More
Himalayan foothills in India are replete with scenic cities, towns and villages. Dehradun, the capital of the mountainous state of Uttarakhand, is one such city.Read More
Educational institutes are the basic building block of any civil society. They extend opportunities for students who, as citizens, steer a nation towards its growth.Read More
The following is an extract from our book Five Decades of India’s Built Environment co-authored by Dikshu Kukreja and Arunima Kukreja. The book is now available for sale on Amazon.Read More
The number of instances of structural failures in the history of construction is concerning. The recent collapse of a residential tower in Gurugram, India, is a stark reminder of the terrifying consequences of negligence in ensuring structural safety of buildings.Read More
According to a study by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), our built environment contributes to more than 40% of global energy use and over one-third of global greenhouse gas emissions. About 28% of these emissions are attributed to building operations, a large part of which is made up of artificial lighting and air conditioning systems.Read More
According to the UN World Urbanisation Prospects, more than 50% of the world's population is already living in cities, a figure that is projected to increase to about 67% by 2050.Read More
Architecture for centuries has co-exited with nature; initial shelter designs were made of natural and locally available materials. Creating a safe and viable habitat has been priority for all living species.Read More
Over the past one and a half years, the real estate sector has seen a good turnaround. People have realized the importance of owning a house in the post-COVID era.Read More
2 days ago, many people lost their lives in a fire that broke out in a multi-story building in Mumbai. But such incidents happen every day. So today in your news, we will talk about this, what are the rules of fire safety and how much they are followed.
The India Pavilion reflects India’s commitment to the philosophy of Loka Samastha Sukhina Bhavantu - Together, We Prosper. The India Pavilion reflects India’s commitment to the philosophy of Loka Samastha Sukhina BhavantuRead More
Sustainability is one of the pivotal terms of the 21st Century. It has been able to rise as an essential element and create waves in almost all of the major sectors.Read More
Architect and urban planner Dikshu Kukreja believes in learning by doing and his projects speak that language.Read More
Experts concurred that while designing future buildings, "we have to build not at the cost of the environment, but beside it".Read More
A compendium capturing transformations that have reshaped India’s urban environment over the past five decades. New Delhi, 3rd December, 2021: Five Decades of India’s Built EnvironmentRead More
C P Kukreja’s vision, hard work, imagination, and human values have been the core of our firm and have set the foundation for achieving what we have achieved today.Read More
The India Pavilion at EXOPO2020, which is one of the most-visited pavilions, recording 3.5 lakh visitors in less than 50 days of inaugurationRead More
The India Pavilion at EXOPO2020, which is one of the most-visited pavilions, recording 3.5 lakh visitors in less than 50 days of inaugurationRead More
India Pavilion has been recognised as one of the most iconic at the Expo 2020 DubaiRead More
India's pavilion at Dubai Expo 2020 is a massive affair that spans across four floors over nearly one lakh square feet.Read More
The Architects led by CPKA have amalgamated the ethos of India's mobility with technology that infuses a sensory stimulus into the PavilionRead More
The Expo 2020 Dubai that opened a few days ago on October 1, 2021 is particularly exceptional on so many levels. For the first time in the history of world expos, every participatingRead More
As you exit the Indian pavilion at the Dubai Expo, on the ground floor there is a large hall which has replicas of the Ram Temple.Read More
Central University Kashmir is an institutional project won by CP Kukreja Architects as a part of a national competition.Read More
Celebrating 75 years of India’s independence, the pavilion looks to the nation’s bright future, one that is buoyed by values of innovation, inclusion and understandingRead More
India's pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai has been unveiled, as the countdown continues to the grand opening of the global event. The National was on hand for a tour of the five-storey structure, which is expected to be among the most popular attractions at the world fair.Read More
India’s pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai is a dynamic, continually moving structure that will retell stories about the country’s past and plans for the future. The architect who designed the India pavilion at Expo 2020 said his aim was to capture constant change in the country.Read More
Embrace yourself for the much-awaited event of 2021 to be hosted this October, the Dubai Expo. Making its way through the long-caused delay due to the pandemic, Dubai Expo is taking shape with even larger enthusiasm and exhilaration.Read More
It is that time of the year again. As major states in India find themselves drowning under the wrath of monsoons again, submerging cities underwater, affecting the lives of millions of people each year and breaking of means of communication, there is a state of chaos, hysteria and hopelessness among the citizens.Read More
The India Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai will be complete in August, more than a month before the showcase world event starts.Read More
Walk into the four-storey pavilion, where ancestral roots walk with innovators of todayRead More
One of the largest pavilions at Expo 2020, The India Pavilion represents one of the fastest-growing nations in the world with the theme of ‘India on the move’.Read More
Expo 2020 Dubai is a global stage for Starchitects from around the world to represent different countries and showcase their design abilities.Read More
With the Expo 2020 Dubai is gearing up to open its doors this October, country pavilions are showcasing their unique propositions.Read More
Featuring a kinetic architecture and digital story telling, the Pavilion is intended to celebrate and commemorate India’s 75 years of IndependenceRead More
Carrying the legacy of late CP Kukreja, his son, Dikshu Kukreja is excelling in the field of architecture, as their firm, C. P. Kukreja Architects, has been ranked amongst the top 100 Architecture firms in the world.Read More
What makes green architecture buildings important in today’s world? Spanning the world at large, green buildings and green architecture are gaining momentum across the world.Read More
With the Coronavirus having already affected millions across the world, one can expect built environments such as schools, public infrastructure, offices, industries to name a few, to imbibe a redefined design language.Read More
In ‘Deciphering Design with Dikshu’, Andre Aranha Correa Do Lago, the Ambassador of Brazil to India, talks about his interest in architecture, and the uncanny similarities between vernacular Indian and Brazilian architecture.Read More
Designer and architect Dikshu Kukreja captures the essence of Indian artisans and varied crafts along with Sunil Kant Munjal in the episode, ‘Life of a Wondrous Craft’, on Deciphering Design with Dikshu.Read More
The state of profession of Architecture is undergoing a radical change. Is it still the “Mother of All Arts”? Does the fraternity have a role to play too? What can our professional body do? Hear Dikshu C Kukreja share his views on the Architectural Practice in this day and age.
With the advent of development in the field of lighting engineering and power electronics, lighting fixtures with higher efficacies.Read More
India’s model of Smart Cities have become a classic example of the story of an elephant and four blind men.Read More
The dream to own one’s abode is a thought everyone cherishes and hopes to fulfill in their lifetimeRead More
Dikshu C Kukreja, Asia’s one of the top Town Planner and Internationally known Expert on the Civic Issues has lambasted the sealing drive in Delhi by saying..Read More
CP Kukreja Architects won the prestigious project of HRRL Township through a limited national Design Competition. The project is a joint venture company (HRRL) between Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited and Government of Rajasthan.
We are glad to share Architectural & Builders Magazine’s coverage on the 50 years’ legacy of CP Kukreja Architects where our Managing Principal, Mr. Dikshu C Kukreja, shares the importance of the firm’s legacy some significant projects and his vision, going ahead.
Financial Express has featured an article on our project - East Delhi Hub, touted to be developed as India’s 1st ever transit-oriented development project. Our Managing Principal, Dikshu C. Kukreja explains this sustainable development which spans over 60 acres of prime land in Karkardooma.
Outlook India features our project, the East Delhi Hub, which is also set to be Delhi’s first transit-oriented project. Supporting the tallest tower in the Capital, the project is conceptualised on a sustainable development model. Ar Dikshu C Kukreja explains how a central massive lung of 10 acres would be one of the unique features of the project.
C P Kukreja’s entry for the prestigious project of the Redevelopment of the famed Central Vista in New Delhi. Redevelopment of such a significant urban space required a careful and sensitive understanding of the Site and its context.
We are celebrating our 50 years of presence in the architectural design and engineering spheres. To commemorate the same, India’s leading architecture Magazine - Architecture + Design, has dedicated a full-length issue, an exclusive interview with our Managing Principal, Ar. Dikshu C. Kukreja.
We are proud to share that C P Kukreja Architects has been featured in this month’s edition of Architecture + Design, India's leading architecture magazine. This issue pays a homage to the legacy of CPKA scaping the Indian landscape through architecture and engineering for the past five decades.
The renowned publication - Deshbandhu, has featured CP Kukreja Architects’ recently completed project, Human Resource Development Centre, Greater Noida, which has been felicitated as the ‘Outstanding Concrete Structure, 2019’ by the Indian Concrete Institute of Uttar Pradesh.
The Economic Times has featured - Kohler Bold Art Event, wherein experts from the arts, architecture & design fields shared their valuable opinions on ‘Great Design - Method or Madness’. Dikshu C. Kukreja was one of the speakers at this exclusive event who graced it with his thought provoking views on great designs.
Celebrating the Platinum Jubilee of the Department of Architecture, the School of Planning and Architecture, Delhi organised ‘SPArk’ - an exhibition of award winning work of their alumni. CPKA’s prestigious projects such as the East Delhi Hub.
A modern interpretation of an Institution deriving inspiration out of vernacular architecture whilst inculcating Rabindranath Tagore’s philosophy of education as an open learning system. The design seeks to embrace Nature as a guide and allow the edifices to co-exist in harmony with the serene greenscape.
We are proud to announce that CWAB Awards has honoured our Managing Principal, Mr. Dikshu C. Kukreja, with the Top Architect 2019 Award. The 14th CWAB Awards was held in Bengaluru at Ashok Lalit, on the 24th of September in collaboration with Smart Urbanation - an initiative by India Smart Cities Council, supported by Government of Karnataka.
Architectural & Builders & Magazine’s latest issue features our highly coveted project – the Vallabh Bhawan Secretariat. The project, spread across 25 Acres of land, has been winning National as well as International accolades for its state-of-the-art design.
Dikshu C Kukreja was the keynote speaker at the New Delhi edition of ‘Pecha Kucha’, an initiative of Kohler which invites speakers to present 20 slides, each timed to a 20 second format, held at The Leela Palace, Chanakyapuri. The topic for the evening was- ‘GREAT DESIGN- Method or Madness’ wherein Mr. Kukreja expressed how it is only when both the aspects are able to come together in unison, a great design is eventually produced.
With an endeavour to support and motivate the emerging talent in the architectural arena, we’re proud to share that our Managing Principal - Mr. Dikshu C. Kukreja will be amongst the Grand Jury at the ‘Aces of Space Design Awards - 2019’, being organised by Architect and Interiors India. The same will be held on October 9 at Hotel Sofitel BKC, Mumbai.
The Times of India recently organized an event – DesignX at Taj Palace where Dikshu C Kukreja was invited as a panelist to share his valuable opinion on environment & human responses, living in colours and the impact of colours. It was a celebration of art, craft and architecture wherein renowned architects, designers and artists from India and abroad got together under one roof.
Leading Hindi Newspaper – Dainik Bhaskar has published our project – IIM Bodh Gaya. Ar. Dikshu C. Kukreja, Managing Principal, CP Kukreja Architects, shares his vision to create an iconic 21st-century World-Class Campus set in the City with a deep-rooted historical significance.
One of the leading National newspapers – The Times of India, highlights our upcoming project – IIM Bodh Gaya, which will be a Green Campus, spread over an area of 119 acres. The architects have ideated the campus in a manner which consciously embraces the site's context. The design seeks to enrich the overall educational experience of students aspiring for a holistic human development.
‘Our project, Human Resources Development Centre, Greater Noida has been awarded as the "Outstanding Concrete Structure 2019, Uttar Pradesh " by the Indian Concrete Institute, Uttar Pradesh Centre, Ghaziabad. Our Executive Vice-President Sustainability, Mr. Sameer Diwekar, accepted the award from Chief Guest, Er. V P Dudeja, VC, Rail Land Development Authority.’