An author, award-winning architectural journalist, curator, and editor, based in Bangalore, India. Her professional journey of fifteen years has seen global collaborations with multimedia publication houses, firms, organisations, and educational institutions affiliated with architecture, design, and building in India, the UK, the US, Italy, Indonesia, Singapore, Karachi, and Canada. She is well-travelled and explores her academic background of architecture and journalism in diverse roles— that of professional speaking, conducting and curating architecture and design content and discourses for the print and digital media, holding training workshops, and consulting for academic and professional industry initiatives.
Through her various initiatives, Apurva has persistently been working towards increasing the visibility of architectural writing in India. She is credited with the conceptualisation of the first magazine issue solely dedicated to architectural journalism in India in 2013. More recently, she has been the curator for a national level essay writing competition for architectural students in India. Apurva has also been invited by the Australian and Finland Governments to represent the Indian delegation in International Media Visits of Architectural Writers in Melbourne (2016) and Helsinki (2018) respectively. Her book, ARCHITECTURAL VOICES OF INDIA: A Blend of Contemporary and Traditional Ethos (2017), a discourse on architecture-design by 19 of India’s acclaimed architects has received acclaim and wide coverage.
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