Shyamala Prabhu – Jury Video – JDADA 2019
JD Annual Design Awards is around the corner, the JEDIIIANS have just done with their External Jury. Shyamala Prabhu, Chairman of IIID – Bangalore Regional Chapter who was part of the Jury for Interior Department shares her experience about the entire collection.
Brief About the Theme
This year’s theme is Curator. We’re inspiring and guiding the design aspirants to become expert, obsessive and articulate curators of ideas you care about. The traditional definition of a curator is someone who takes care of a museum collection. The modern definition of a curator is someone who cares for something enough to study it, collect it, improve on it significantly and communicate it interestingly before an audience. A modern-day curator is a bridge between the idea he is passionate about and an audience eager to know more about the idea. He or she lives and breathes the cause. And the cause isn’t limited to the professional sphere. They actively live the philosophy. It enters all walks of life. That’s why they get the most creative, innovative and resonant ideas.
About Shyamala Prabhu
An experienced Architect and Chairman of IIID BRC
Shyamala Prabhu is an alumnus of Maharaja Sayaji Rao University of Baroda. She has more than two decades of experience in running her own Office- Aakruti Architect and Designers. Her Projects have been mainly high-end bungalows, penthouses, corporate offices and showrooms.
Ms Shyamala’s design mantra is to keep a contemporary minimalistic look with a dash of eclectic feel. According to her, fusion never goes out of Fashion. When one deals function with clarity, form takes shape. She is of the opinion that an honest design has an appeal of its own.
Ms Shyamala has been a part of the managing committee of Institute of Indian
Interior Designers (IIID) for over a decade and is presently the Chairman of IIID – Bangalore Regional Chapter.
The Institute of Indian Interior Designers (IIID) is the country’s premier body of Interior Designers formed in the year 1972 to establish good professional and fair trade practices among the community. Ms Shyamala encourages Interior designers and Architects across and ignites the mind of masses to think in terms of design, function and aesthetic.
Thank you Ms Shyamala Prabhu for being a part of our external Jury member.