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Twin Mud Houses
Ichol, Madhya Pradesh, India

Date

2017

Designer

Clare Kennedy

with Acacia Stevenson

Funding

Art Ichol

 

Overview

Design  of two houses for resident artists at an art center in central India. The houses are built using techniques found in surrounding villages, adapted to meet modern desires.

 

Process

Cataloguing of regional building techniques.

Stone Foundations

Mud Walls

Local clay roof tiles

Plaster and Paints

Thatching

 

Outcomes

Successful adaptation of traditional styles.

High level of local engagement

Working in new contexts.

Outputs

Exhibitions

Publications

Products

 

Team and Partners

Thanks to

Acacia Stevenson

Ambica Beri

The Art ichol

Ramesh Chandra

Nobina Gupta

Disappearing Dialogues

Mandy Kennedy

Bhavana Barunjee

Luke Robertson

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