Suparna Bhalla

Principal Architect

Abaxial

Suparna Bhalla, is the Principal Architect at Abaxial, New Delhi. This award winning, thought practice, goes beyond the boundaries of architecture and urbanism into the realm of design research and cultural innovation. She graduated from the School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi and holds a master’s degree in architectural design from the University of California, Berkeley. She is co-founder of the Future Institute which is an urban research forum and has been both author and editor for several of its publications.

She was a columnist for Business Standard and is an avid writer for several design journals both in India and abroad. She has also been on the visiting faculty of many design schools in the NCR. Her recent/current works include Ashoka University, Sonepat, HIAL in Ladakh, The World Trade center at Great Noida, Chandigarh and CBD Noida, ISKON Temple complex at Vrindavan, PVR Cinemas in the NCR and several other cities and renovation of the Durbar Hall, Jai Vilas, Gwalior. She is on the Board of the Dastkaari Haat Samiti and has designed their exhibitions at Paris UNESCO, Cairo, Singapore, New Delhi and Mumbai. She is also serves on the committee for commemorative projects for Ministry of Culture