From the Desk of the Patron
Dr. K.M. Vasudevan Pillai

From the Desk of the Principal, PiCA
Dr. Arif N. Merchant

Smita Dalvi

Abstracts of Papers and Essays

Jyoti Pandey Sharma
Spatialising Leisure: Colonial Punjab’s Public Parks as a Paradigm of Modernity

Amita Sinha
Architectural History in India: A Post-Colonial Perspective

Sonam Ambe
Study of Crowding and Coping in Ladies Compartment in Mumbai Local: An Environmental Psychology Perspective

David J. Edelman
A Student Perspective on Environmental Planning for Mysore, India

Parveen Kumar
Building Performance Assessment and Evaluation of Existing Buildings for Energy Efficiency: Case Study of Students’ Accommodation in a University Campus


Anupama Kundoo
Exhibiting Architecture in Full-Scale: Wall House, One to One at the 13th Architecture Biennale, Venice 2012


Rahul Mehrotra in Conversation with Mustansir Dalvi
The Agency of Architecture

Book Review

Richa Sharma
Case Studies of Hope
Transforming Our Cities: Postcards of Change by Isher Judge Ahluwalia, Harper India (2014)