Virkein Dhar

Independent Creative Professional

An architect, designer and dancer, Virkein is interested in the intersection of these diverse yet uniquely related fields and spends her time innovatively and intuitively between these disciplines.Most of her work focuses on policy research, scenography and contemporary dance in India.

Life of a City: Hardware vs Software

In the words of Henri Lefebvre … “the city is a projection of society on ground.”   The restructuring of the city within a formal approach in response to globalization with massive economic diversification, has resulted in the commodification of all realms of social life. The consequence is a general intensification of unevenness across urban space