Jury 2022-23

Soumitro Ghosh

SOUMITRO GHOSH is a partner and principal architect at Mathew and Ghosh Architects since 1995Educated at the School of Architecture CEPT Ahmedabad Soumitro Ghosh he practices and has taught over the years. Their work through the partnership is varied across the spectrum and ranges from projects / ideas to do with the urban realm, conceptual space,  architecture, exhibitions, installations, research, interiors, product design and art.

His practice and realization of significant architectural projects for the city of Bengaluru (Bangalore) such as the Freedom Park, National Military Memorial, Museum of Art and Photography etc. embody his interest with engagement with the city and its public domain are  well known. His ideas continue realization of good design and architecture through an inbuilt frugality with a strong environmental conscience architecture in a world of depleting resources and climate change. The practice has been widely acknowledged for their work through awards and publications from India and overseas. His personal interest lies in crossings of politics, philosophy, culture and history to strive and understand the society we live in and design for.