EP 88 . 26 Sep 18

Furniture design in India

With Shrikant Nivsarkar

In the episode

  • How would you explain the state of furniture design in India?
  • What is the pre-dominant material used to make furniture in India? How effective is it from an environment point of view?
  • You have been closely associated with education space in design, can you share some numbers w.r.t number of industrial or interior designers produced by India and the demand of it?
  • Why interior design or furniture design market is not as organized as other markets in India? What can be done to do so?
  • What are your thoughts on future furniture design in India?

About Shrikant Nivsarkar

Today I have Shrikant Nivsarkar with us on Audiogyan. Shrikant is a principal architect of design consultancy organizations “Nivasarkar Consultants”, established in Pune in 1978. He has overseen the growth of practical from small & medium scale residential design to large scale commercial, institutional and industrial project. Apart from an extensive career spanning more than 3 decades, Shirakant is associated with various educational and professional associations in different capacities. I guess this is just a formal introduction of the man who needs no introduction in the Design world. Thank you sir for giving your time and it’s a real honor to have you on Audiogyan.