Lectures and Seminars

Distinguished Lecture by Dr Amit Srivastava, Director (India) for the Centre of Asian and Middle Eastern Architecture (CAMEA), University of Adelaide

On 18 February 2020, Professor Amit Srivastava, University of Adelaide, conducted a session on “Professional Agency and Architecture in Post-Colonial India”. Professor Srivastava discussed the scope and limitations of the architect’s vocation in India seems unclear today, this is partially because of the quandaries of a profession that emerged from its origins in the yoke of colonial service but never entirely forswore a more technocratic mode of practice.