The Ghaats of Varanasi, act as transitional (Liminal) spaces for an interface between the built architecture on the one side, and the actual river on the other
Alok Bhasin and Puja Anand
Alok Bhasin: Alok Bhasin is an Architect and Interior Designer with over 22 years of professional experience, both in India and abroad. Currently he is working as Associate Professor with the Interior Design Department at the School of Design at Pearl Academy, New Delhi, India. With a strong design focus and a passion for innovative & interactive design, Alok is deeply interested in all aspects of Art and Design, Design History, Literature, Traditional Crafts, Heritage and Sustainability. Puja Anand: Puja Anand is an Interior Designer, working as Associate Professor with the Interior Design and Styling Department at the School of Design at Pearl Academy, New Delhi 110027 INDIA . She has a keen interest in Traditional Cultural Crafts of India. She has done some research and product development in the crafts sector along with her students. She is deeply interested in application of cultural crafts in Interiors and spaces as she believes that the contemporary application of crafts in modern interiors can help in sustenance of our rich heritage and culture.