Name- Samruddhi Bhalerao
Profile- Assistant Professor
B Arch | Nagpur University | 2015
M Arch (Urban Design) | Kamla Raheja Vidyanidhi Institute for Architecture and Environmental Studies (KRVIA), Mumbai | 2019
Born and raised in Nagpur, Samruddhi completed her Bachelors of Architecture from SMMCA, Nagpur and M.Arch in Urban Design from Kamla Raheja Vidyanidhi Institute for Architecture and Environmental Studies, Mumbai. Her thesis ‘Gender and Urban Sphere’ focused on the role of gender in everyday urbanism. The project explored ways for including ‘gender’ in planning neighbourhoods. With a fascination to discover a variety of opportunities, she’s been working with a start-up that specialize in setting up FAB Lab / Rapid Prototyping Labs across India.
Prior to being associated with SSAA she’s worked with SDMCA, Nagpur as an assistant professor for two years. She has taught both design and technology courses in the undergraduate program. She strives to achieve seamless shift from one domain to the other. Her academic interests include theoretical writing on Architecture and Urbanism. While she has a keen interest in exploring the intangible form of architecture through human experience !
Research areas include –
- Visual Pedagogies
- Communities and Built Environment
- Urban Transformation
- Gender and Urban Sphere
- Decoding Cultural Landscapes of Urban Areas
(Starting from the Latest)
- “Gender and Urban Sphere” – Master’s thesis
Council of Architecture (C.O.A)
Indian Institute of Architects (IIA)