Monday 15th October 2012, The British School at Rome, Via Gramsci 61, 18.00 Lecture by Bijoy Jain
Introduced by Francesco Garofalo and Margherita Guccione; 19.00-21.00 Exhibition Opening.
In Praxis, the third event in Urban Landscapes-Indian Case Studies, The British School at Rome will present the
work of the highly acclaimed Indian practice Studio Mumbai.
The exhibition will concentrate on the unique working method of Studio Mumbai and will present, for the first
time, documentary photographic studies that describe how the merging of the formal and informal city has
influenced the design of their buildings. Preparatory drawings, working drawings and films will also be
exhibited as well as illustrations of the completed work, including Palmyra House, Tara House and Copper
House. The spectator will feel transported into the studio of the practice.