Collection by Olivia Martin

Far East: Architecture in India


With an opulent slant and modern outlook, today’s Indian buildings continue the country’s architectural heritage.

For architect Bijoy Jain, principal at Studio Mumbai Architects, making the most of the muggy locale meant foregoing...
The Vidhan Bhawan, where the state legislature meets, is one of the more unique architectural statements in Mumbai.
The Kanchanjunga Apartments, designed by Charles Correa in 1974, is Mumbai’s most visible modernist residential...
An impromptu cricket game occupies locals in Navi Mumbai.
Saddam Hussein Gymnasium in the Le Corbusier-designed Sports Complex in Baghdad, view to main entrance.
Over 60 years ago, Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru tapped the Swiss architect Le Corbusier to design the Indian city of...
Somewhat by chance, the apartment building's aluminum core references the perforations of the house next door; its...

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