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Janhavi Dance Academy
Janhavi Dance Academy

Location: Kolkata, West Bengal, India

Project Work Status: Completed Projects

Area: 10,200 Sq.Ft.

Client: Janhavi Dance Academy

Team: Abin Design Studio

Project Completed: 2000

The dance academy was designed in particular for young aspiring Bharatnatyam dancers. It was important that the built form look like a performing arts centre in an urban fabric.

The concept was that of a gurukul and all the materials used are those that are locally available. The sloped roof entrance gives the academy a slightly traditional look, symbolic of culture. The choice of materials and colour give it a local flavour.