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arjun sharma (1981)
arjun@groundstory.in 
B.Arch. Mumbai University (Academy of Architecture,) 2004
M.L. Arch. C.E.P.T. University, Ahmedabad: 2008

Professional Experience
2014-present: Independent practice
2010-2014: Design Cell, Mumbai
2008-2010: Roots Landscape Architects, Pune
2004-2006: Talati and Panthaky Assoc. pvt. Ltd., Mumbai

Projects
2008: The Shelter Garden Restaurant, Thane, Mumbai
2010: Shrushti Nirman Farm Houses, Uttan, Mumbai
2016: Landscape for a Bungalow, Mahabaleshwar, Mumbai
2017: Memorial for Balasaheb Thackaray, Kalyan, Mumbai

2010-2014 With DCM
Breezy Heights, Bandra, Mumbai
Residential Complex – Shalimar Grand, Lucknow
Residential landscape at Boisar for Kalpataru
Residential landscape at Baner for Kalpataru
Mondeal Heights (corporate park) for HN Safal, Ahmedabad.
Bandra Worli sealink urban park project, bandra, Mumbai
Bengaluru International Airport ( Concept stage)
Nasscom Headquarters, Noida ( competition)
DSIIDC industrial complex, Noida (competition)
Manjara Urban Park (concept)

2006 & 2008-2010 with ROOTS
Mahindra Institute of Quality Management, Nasik
M.E.T., Nasik
Sky Vista  for M/s Lunkad Realty,Pune
Landscape for Training Center for M/s KTMS, Pune (5 acres)
Landscape for Guesthouse for M/s KTMS, Pune (17acres)
Pipliyapala Urban Park, Indore  (40 acres)

2004-2006 with TPA
Nav House, for M/s. K. Wadhwani Corporation, Khar, Mumbai
Woodstock, Gidney Park, Pune for M/s. Lotus Projects, Pune
Interiors For  M/s. Rahul Constructions

Research and Academia
2011-present: Visiting Faculty for Landscape Studies- Academy of Architecture, Mumbai.

Research
2008 : “Impact of Industrialization on Existing Settlement Patterns in Jaigad” (Post Graduation dissertation)
2007: “Investigating the Oxygen output of the earth’s biome” (research paper)
2008: Landscape Master Planning of Tranquebar, T.N.
2002: Documentation of Dhankar Gompa, Spiti Valley

Accolades
2008: Landscape Architecture Gold Medal, C.E.P.T. University,
2008: Dissertation Gold Medal, C.E.P.T. University,
2004: First Class with Honors B.Arch. Mumbai

Invited Talks
2008:  Indo-American Perspective on Heritage Conservation (Conference), C.E.P.T. University. “Natural Resource Management of Tranquebar”
2008: Indian Society of Landscape Architects (Conference), Chennai. “Natural Resource Management of Tranquebar, TN”
2015: ‘Amhi Parlekar’ Symposium on Building Redevelopment, Mumbai. “Notes on Residential Landscape Designs”
2015: Landscape Architect’s Retreat curated by SPADE and M/s PBB, Mumbai. “Teaching Landscape to Undergraduate Architecture Students” and “Self doubt and the new Design Practice”

 

gaurav shetty (1982)
gaurav@groundstory.in

B.Arch. Mumbai Univ. (Academy of Architecture,) 2004

Professional Experience
2016: collaborative studio with Arjun Sharma, landscape architect & designer
2016-2017: Somaya & Kalappa Consultants (SNK), Mumbai
2008-2015: P K Das & Associates(PKDA), Mumbai
2005-2007: Talati and Panthaky Assoc. Pvt. Ltd. (TPA), Mumbai

Key Projects
2016 With SNK consultants
2016-17: Interior design for the Shroff Medical Centre, Mumbai
With TPA
2005-2008: High end residential interiors at Juhu, Prabhadevi and Napeansea road, Mumbai
2005-2008: Residential towers at Prabhadevi, Mumbai
2007: Bungalows at Surat and Aamby Valley.

2015-2016 with AHC
Ajnara Sports City, Noida
‘Falcon View’, JLPL, Mohali
Residential Complex for Malaga Builders, Panvel

2008-2015 with PKDA
‘Ashray’ – MCGM Conservancy staff quarters, Mumbai
Pimpri Chinchwad Integrated Tourism Development Plan
Pawana Riverfront Development, Pimpri Chinchwad
Workforce Housing for 800 units, Villas and Arts Centre, Lavasa
‘Open Mumbai’ – a proposal to Expand Public Spaces in Mumbai
‘Krishvi’ – residential development in Chembur
‘Ariana’ – residential development, Bhubaneswar
Residential development for Tata Housing at Jamshedpur
Farm house at Mahabaleshwar
Rehabilitation and Resettlement colony, Jharkhand
Irla Nullah redevelopment, Mumbai
Airport Slums redevelopment in Kurla, Mumbai
Redevelopment of Nariman Point business district, Mumbai
Envisioning a new town centre for Panchgani hill station
Constables Housing and Training Centre, Vakola & Marol
‘Coastal Freeway’ for Mumbai, Preliminary plans
Kochi Cricket Stadium (competition entry)
Vidhan Sabha Complex, Naya Raipur (competition entry)

2004 & 2005-2010 with GDS
Slums redevelopment Project at Bandra for RNA developers
R N Cooper Hospital Redevelopment at Vile Pare, Mumbai
Hostel for Shanti Avedna Ashram for Cancer Patients, Mumbai
Cessed buildings colony redevelopment at Mazgaon, Mumbai