Top 7 Best Architects in India

With the onset of a global pandemic, the home architectural designs have transformed drastically and changed the pattern of traditional classics into modern and fresh themes to make your place a comfortable place to live in.  

As India has observed the growth of big businesses and more income shots in urban communities, the requirement and needs for luxury homes, themed villas and customized interiors have taken a sharp upswing and raised their importance to transform the standard of living.

With the paradigm shift from traditional classics to an architectural plan that is modern and latest, the need for the best architects have increased to another level. Now, people are searching for qualified architects and the reputed and experienced ones, those who have experienced the change in the architectural diaries of India. 

Following are some of the best architects in India, who have already created a brand for them with their niche finesse and have shown up to be a premium face in the market.

  1. Hafeez Contractor:

One of the most reputed and experienced architects in India. He has completed his graduation from the University of Mumbai and had pursued his Master’s degree from Colombia University. He is a focused and determined personality who never looked back after his qualifications. He has made a mark of honour and a new definition of architecture. He is admired so that now there is a chapter on his name in the 8th standard NCERT textbook.

The government of India has awarded him Padma Bhushan for his extraordinary and marvellous contribution to mega commercial and residential projects like DY Patil stadium, Hiranandani Gardens, Infosys Mysore and the famous 3rd tallest residential building in the world, 23 Marina. He is a TREASURE OF OUR NATION.

2. Brinda Somaya

One of the most renowned faces in the architectural sector. She has earned a reputation as a visionary architect with her famous projects like TCS Indore & the Kensington club in Nasik. She is also an honourable member of the environmental impact assessment committee for new construction projects and new industrial estates under the Environment and Forests’ ministry.

3. Morphogenesis – Manit Rastogi and Sonali Rastogi

Manit Rastogi and Sonali Rastogi’s are the famous architects of India. Their designs are mainly focused on climatic specifications and socio-cultural contexts driven by meticulous research-oriented approaches to policy, planning, design & technology.

The architectural design created by them mainly aims and focuses on the principle of SOUL — Sustainability, Optimization, Uniqueness and Liveability. Morphogenesis holds the worldwide perspective to architectural design in the Indian context.

4. B.V Doshi

One of India’s most respected and honourable architects, B.V Doshi, is the receiver of the most prestigious prize in architecture, the Pritzker Architecture Award. He is a pioneer in Indian architectural design.

His architecture style is inspired and carried forward from historic Indian monuments and places and the works of landscape architecture of European and American architects. He has always created and invented architectural masterpieces that are fresh and unique, never flashy or a creator of trends. The famous work of one of the most versatile architects in India includes IM-Bangalore, IIM Udaipur & NIFT New Delhi.

5. Raj Rewal

A distinguished architect, Raj Rawal had always worked to create a true epitome of nature. He is one of the leading designers in India. He pursued his qualification in architecture in New Delhi and moved to London in 1955.

His designs were mainly focused on residential, housing, public and institutional standouts or buildings. The maximum of his work is concentrated and based on his primary concern for climate sensitivity, humane architecture and the promotion of craftsmanship and technologies. His architectural designs are Asiad Village, Parliament Library, Hall of Nations & STC Building, New Delhi.

6. Shashi Prabhu

Shashi Prabhu is one of the leading Indian architects who are pro in beautifully designing Sports Complexes, Hospitals, Club Houses and Infrastructure projects all over the country.

The company named Shashi Prabhu & Associates is headquartered in Mumbai and was founded and held in 1967. Since then, the company has designed various remarkable projects like Wankhede Stadium, Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Uppal, Indira Gandhi indoor stadium, new Delhi, Balewadi Stadium Pune, Bank of India office, Mumbai and many more educational institutions and cultural structures.

7. Serie Architects – Kapil Gupta and Christopher Lee

There are renowned for their organizational intelligence, elegant and straightforward work and contextual engagement in their masterpiece. Christopher Lee and Kapil Gupta have been the most famous and leading Serie Architects since 2006. They are happily handling diversified projects, from residential and commercial to hotels and schools. Their extraordinary and eye-catchy architectural designs include the School of Design & Environment, Jameel Arts Centre, Oasis Terraces, Science Park Drive, Qualia, One Pearl Bank & Shrimand Rajchandra Ashram Satsang Hall.

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