SUBTILITAS - Standard Architecture - Micro-Hutong, Beijing 2014. An experiment searching for a methodology of inserting micro-social housing in the dense, overbuilt urban core of Beijing’s historic hutong spaces.
Once governed by the Nizams of India, #Hyderabad is a fascinating place to visit - elaborate palaces, grand architecture and intriguing monuments, including the Qutub Shahi tombs, Chowmahalla Palace and Golconda Fort, and is the gateway to the ancient sites of the Deccan era.
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The National Art Gallery is situated in Egmore .It was built in 1906 in Indo-Sarsenic architecture and houses paintings from Thanjavur, Rajasthan, Kanga and Deccan areas, as well as sandalwood sculptures. The gallery contains several Mugul paintings and rare works of Raja Ravi Varma . #VGN #knowyourheritage #egmore.
"Bangali Ragini", c.1750, Deccan. "Bangali Ragini is envisioned in this painting as a woman worshiping the moon. Bright moonlight illuminates the vividly colored figures, while the spare gray architecture heightens the isolated mood. The heroine gazes longingly at the remote moon, yet her entreaties remain unanswered; even her attendant averts her eyes and remains distant."