Reasoning Instincts Architecture Studio – RIAS

Reasoning Instincts Architecture Studio – RIAS


  • Practice: Reasoning Instincts Architecture Studio - RIAS
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  • Firm Location: Ahmedabad
  • Country: India
  • Year: 2013

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Ujjaval Parekh
As a graduate from CEPT University Ahmedabad in 2006, he strongly believes in research before proposition and more research before execution. He has numerous exposures in high rise residential design, workspace design and urban design.He has also thoroughly enjoyed the experience of being a full time lecturer at Singapore Polytechnic from 2011-2014. His love towards understanding cities, their essence and complexities has motivated him to bag distinction in MA in Urban Design at National University of Singapore in 2010. Ujjaval, primarily spearheads the design direction and vision.

Bhairavi Dhoot
Bhairavi holds a B.Arch Degree from CEPT University, Ahmedabad. After that she completed her M.Sc in Advanced sustainable Design from UK. She is a strong believer in design discipline through spatial and material language. She is highly inclined towards sustainable design as her prime design intention. Her pursuit towards sustainable design has now taken shape irrespective of scale, function and medium of execution but more on fundamental meaning of existence of any built environment. She is a dedicated team player and believes in team work. She brings with her strong work ethics, discipline and keenness towards grasping architectural knowledge through practice.

Practice Ideology

As architects we lead and guide the design process by instituting core ideas of creative ethics with social and sustainable aspects. We believe in architecture as a process of expressions – a process that expresses and communicates the sole purpose of humanity – for humanity. Architecture cannot change the world but certainly can shape it by creating opportunities of bringing people together. We are committed towards crafting spaces, optimizing materials and creating inspiring opportunities as per contextual conditions. These opportunities, rightly so are focused on fundamental human issues of security and comfort.

We believe that architecture allows us to manifest an environmental, social and economic value by tapping our instincts to investigate with appropriate reasoning.

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