Famous Indian Architects

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 1 Anish Kapoor

Anish Kapoor
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Famous As: Sculpture known for works like Cloud Gate in Chicago and Sky Mirror in New York, he won the Premio Duemila Prize in 1990 and the Turner Prize in 1991.
Birthdate: March 12, 1954
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Mumbai, Maharashtra, india

Born in India, sculptor Anish Kapoor initially studied engineering in Israel but soon quit his studies to study art in Britain. The Turner Prize-winning artist was the first living artist to earn a solo show at London’s Royal Academy of Arts. The Cloud Gate in Chicago remain his best-loved work.

 2 Charles Correa

Charles Correa
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Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: September 1, 1930
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Secunderābād, India
Died: June 16, 2015

 3 Balkrishna V Doshi

Balkrishna V Doshi
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Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: August 26, 1927
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Pune
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 4 Laurie Baker

Laurie Baker
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Famous As: Paramedic, Architect
Birthdate: March 2, 1917
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Birmingham
Died: April 1, 2007

Laurie Baker was an England-born Indian architect best remembered for his initiatives in energy-efficient, cost-effective designs and architecture that maximized ventilation and space while maintaining an uncluttered and striking aesthetic sensibility. Nicknamed the Gandhi of architecture, Baker promoted the use of local materials and the revival of regional building practices. He was honored with many awards like the Padma Shri.