HMG Stones presents Home & More

HMG Stones presents Home & More

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Discover the latest design innovation, and how exquisite natural stones can transform a house into your perfect home. HMG Stones presents Home & More, celebrating craftsmen ship and beauty of building, in association with Indigo 91.9
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Architect Shalini Chandrasekhar on how to carve a niche in an ever-changing industry
Architect Shalini Chandrasekhar is known for her designs on institutions and resorts. This week's episode is loaded with insights on how to create spaces based on human behaviour. Also included: Shalini's valuable tip to budding architects!
05:30
March 9, 2020
Architect Shruti Jaipuria on her fascinating transition from finance to interior design
Join in as Architect Shruti Jaipuria takes us through her journey from a finance background into architecture. And, how using environment-friendly materials is integral to her design projects.
06:33
March 9, 2020
Architect Sukhen Padmanabha on architectural perpetuity
This episode of Home & More focuses on the rarely discussed business side of architecture. Tune-in as as Sukhen Padmanabha talks about longevity, team building and client servicing being the pillars to build structures that stand the test of time.
08:53
March 2, 2020
Architect Darius Billimoria on the importance of contextualizing architectural design
Home & More's newest episode features the famous architect Darius Billimoria from Billimoria Associates. Listen as he talks about how passion drives good design and how architects have to be mindful of the space they create.
07:47
March 2, 2020
Architects Dilip & Karan Nadig on the role of technology in architecture and a SIMPLE tip to transform your career as an architect
Learn how technology has revolutionized modern architectural processes, as observed by architects Dilip & Karan Nadig. Also, budding architects reading this - Dilip Nadig wants you to be punctual - find out why!
07:01
February 5, 2020
Architect Vaisakh on building a unique career
Listen as architect Vaisakh talks about architecture in Mangalore and the secret to a successful career in architecture (HINT: It's pursuing what you love)
09:41
January 31, 2020
Architect Smriti Kamat on the right questions that lead to the finest architecture!
This episode of Home & More features Smriti Kamat as she talks about how Bangalore architecture has evolved over the decades and how being curious and asking the right questions can help you make the right design decisions. Also included, a valuable criteria on using natural stone.
05:48
January 22, 2020
Architect Mr. Raja Arun on his creative journey & how good communication skills lead to good projects!
Listen to Raja Arun, a prolific architect, as he deep dives into why architecture has to be more than just creating aesthetic designs and how human psychology informs the structures we build. 
09:29
January 22, 2020
Architect Divya BT on how every project can be sustainable and how nature and natural stone inspires creativity
Listen as architect Divya BT from Archemist Architects on how sustainability can be extended to every project, from homes to airports. And how natural stone inspires creativity. BONUS: Tip for budding architects
08:33
January 22, 2020
Architect Peter Rich on the genius of African architecture & what the world can learn from it
This special episode features Peter Rich, an architect from South Africa who has been honored for his contribution to contemporary African architecture. Listen closely as Peter dives deeper into sustainability and how he encourages students to hone their basics but develop their own style.
11:05
December 27, 2019
Architects Arun and Swapnil on the process of constantly learning and their extensive use of Natural Stone
This episode features Architects Arun and Swapnil from Collage Architecture Studio, as they illustrate how different perspectives come together to form a common vision and how young architects could benefit from having a thirst for knowledge. Also: why natural stone is an integral to their projects.
07:51
December 23, 2019
Professor Krishna Rao Jaisim on why failure in design is important & how to learn to love it.
Professor Krishna Rao Jaisim takes us through his Architecture journey and why you should be unafraid to fail. Also, listen as the Professor shares his unique take on creativity.
08:19
December 23, 2019
Architect Siraj on the evolution of Bangalore architecture & the versatility of Natural Stone
Listen as Architect Siraj from Siraj & Renu Architects gives us a glimpse of Architecture in the 90s, and how it has evolved through decades. Also featuring his take on the versatility of natural stone and an IMPORTANT tip for budding Architects. 
08:19
December 23, 2019
Architects Meera & Lauren on why natural stone is the perfect building material in India.
Whiz-architects Meera & Lauren take us through their process of approaching a project and how natural stone is the most versatile & flexible materials to use in India. And how the smallest details matter in space design.
08:28
November 28, 2019
Architect Nisha Mathew on why versatile architecture gets elevated with eclectic natural stone.
Cue into Architect Nisha Mathew, from Mathew and Ghosh Architects, talk about working unconventional projects, challenges architects face and how sustainability is a big factor in her work. Bonus: 2 special tips for budding architects! 
06:31
November 28, 2019
Architect Sarvesh Sathe on architecture being a family legacy and his love for natural materials
Listen as architect Sarvesh Sathe describes how Bangalore's Architecture has evolved through decades and what it means to be a third generation architect in the family. Bonus: Sarvesh talks of why it's high time academicians change the way architecture is taught.
09:53
November 28, 2019
Architect Sunitha Kondur on her philosophy of working with natural stone & her work at 'Hundred Hands'.
Watch Architect Sunitha Kondur give us an insight into her work philosophies, things that inspire her in her collective Hundred Hands, and her love for natural stone in landmark projects like Bangalore International Centre.
07:19
November 28, 2019
Architects Dominic Dubey & Sanjay Kumar on the importance of mindful design
Listen as architects Dominic Dubey & Sanjay talk about mindful design, how contextuality is most important, and how HMG is a is an absolute go-to for natural stone. Also features a special peek into the life of the CEO of HMG Stones, Anand Reddy. 
09:45
November 18, 2019
Left to me, I would always prefer unprocessed building material - Arun Balan
This episode of Home & More features the gifted architect Arun Balan from Balan and Nambisan Architects. Tune in as Arun explains how sustainability needs to take into account the scale of a city and his preferences on using natural stone.
10:46
October 31, 2019
Natural Stone has always been the core of our design process - Pritvi Rao & Ramraj
This episode of Home & More features the fantastic duo Pritvi and Ramraj. Listen as they explain their history of working together, their design philosophy and how natural stone is integral to their work.
09:00
October 31, 2019
Designing a garden with 1 granite variant - Rohit Marol
The latest episode of Home & More brings features Rohit Marol from Terra Firma. Listen as Rohit describes the essence of functional design and why they started working with Natural stone and have been ever since.
05:45
October 31, 2019
"How to never go wrong with stone" - Architects Kavita Sastry & Gunjan Das
The latest episode feat. architect-designer duo Kavita Sastry & Gunjan Das. Catch them discussing their collaboration, IIID, and great insights on flooring & natural stone.
09:36
October 14, 2019
Modern architecture deep dive with Smaran Mallesh
This episode of Home & More features Smaran Mallesh, from Cadence Architects. Listen as Smaran talks about how architecture needs to lead the way from focusing on sustainability to building structures that inspire total wellbeing - for individuals, the community & the land.
10:08
October 1, 2019
Architect Ganesh Kumar's unique concept on home design
This episode of Home & More features Architect Ganesh Kumar. Tune in as Ganesh explains his unique take on the design of your home needs to take the surroundings & neighbouring landscapes into account.
08:01
September 30, 2019
Architect Husna Rehaman on modern design and natural stone
This episode of Home & More features the prolific Husna Rehaman, from Fulcrum studio. Listen as she talks about design that excites her, the wonders of natural stone and the values that Fulcrum studio stands for.
10:46
September 27, 2019
Building schools, building a sustainable future - Architects Dinesh and Akshara Verma
Father & daughter duo from Ace Group Architects talk about their history of building schools across India and their techniques towards building a sustainable future through architecture.
11:38
September 24, 2019
The secret of small homes with big space - with Architect Sujith Nair
This episode of Home & More features Architect Sujith Nair, as he speaks of how we should be more conscious about the space we use, and the new movement of building smaller, smarter, intentionally designed homes.
09:53
August 28, 2019
Build global homes with local resources - Architect Ajith Andagere reveals how
A new episode where prolific architect Ajith Andagere reveals how living close to nature and innovating with locally sourced materials is at the heart of his design philosophy. And more importantly, why it matters in the world we live in today.
10:08
August 28, 2019
Architect Naresh & Aparna talk about how insightful city planning can transform Bengaluru.
This episode of Home & More features the uber-talented couple, Naresh and Aparna Narasimhan, as they talk about intelligent city planning and how design thinking can make a city like Bengaluru truly a neo-global focal point without discarding the city's inherent charm & vibe.
11:10
August 5, 2019
Architect Anshul on the optimistic future of sustainable architecture.
This episode of Home & More features the sustainability specialist architect Anshul Chodha. Learn how the future of architecture looks promising with the advent of mindful, sustainable eco-homes.
07:41
August 5, 2019
Ar. Ravindra talks about building a sustainable future through architecture
This episode of Home & More show brings to you insights on how Mr. Ravindra, a prolific architect from Bangalore is designing structures with minimalism and sustainability for the future.
11:28
August 2, 2019