The LIVING BABASAHEB
A Memorial for Bharatratna Dr. BabaSaheb Ambedkar, Mumbai
(International invited Competition)
Client: MMRDA, Govt. of Maharashtra
Site Area: 4.84 Ha., Total covered area: 5970 sq.m.
Estimated cost: Rs 62.6 Cr. (approx)
We understand the notion of the 'Site' as a Social, Ideological Temporal, Entity (SITE). Design begins by processing a layered approximation of these four aspects. The proposal is built around three broad programmes: Memorial (with Museum), Institute for Social and Religious Research and Public Plaza. Visibility from the Mahim Bay and an interactive city edge become important urban design considerations.
Urban Design | Site Planning | Landscape Design | Architecture