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T A S A

SUMMER PROGRAMS

Student Development Program

Student Development Programs that are conducted for the co-learning and peer learning of students from the interaction of students across the country. 

STUDENT DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM

Faculty Development Program

Faculty Development Programs that enhance the teaching capacity of academicians in creating innovative learning environments for the students across the colleges. 

FACULTY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM

Professional Development Programs

A unique set of workshops done for learning and inculcating design thinking, problem solving and unique personality traits that are required uniquely for architecture professionals.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM

WORKS OF MINDSPACE ARCHITECTS

RVS Chennai Padmavathy  School of Architecture is proud to present 

Future of Architecture 2024,  in collaboration with TASA – THE ALTERNATIVE SCHOOLS OF ARCHITECTURE & BUILDHQ, CHENNAI. 

FOA 2024 is envisioned as a platform where eminent architects would be sharing their experiences on various avenues and topics

Join us for another session with Ar. Sanjay Mohe, MINDSPACE ARCHITECTS on April 13th, Saturday @ 6 pm in BUILDHQ EGMORE, a 

renowned architect whose work is definitely an inspiration to all. 


Dates : 13 April 2024

Time : 6:00 PM

Venue : BUILDHQ

The works of MINDSPACE ARCHITECTS will be displayed in BUILDHQ for architects to visit and check out. It is a one of kind experience where an exhibition of works of the renowned architecture firm will be on display for about a fortnight. 

Dates : 13 – 27 April 2024

Time : All Day

Venue : BUILDHQ

WEBINAR

We are delighted and grateful to invite you to launch Future of Architecture 2024, first of its kind webinar with Eminent Architects & Academicians from across INDIA hosted by COUNCIL OF ARCHITECTURE (COA) & TASA (THE ALTERNATIVE SCHOOLS OF ARCHITECTURE).  The webinar is planned as an eye opener for all Aspiring Students of B.Arch to understand about ARCHITECTURE EDUCATION & PRACTICE in INDIA along with the SCOPE & OPPORTUNITIES of Architecture as a Career. 

Dates : 7 April 2024

Time : 10:30 AM

Platform : ZOOM 

NEX-GEN SOFTWARE

We, RVS Chennai & TASA are delighted to bring to you a first of its kind 5 DAY Free Online GIS Workshop. Decoding Chandigarh through GIS with Planner Donga Sravni. GIS is a Nex-Gen software commonly used in Urban Design & Town Planning Works and will be a great value addition to your portfolio. 

 

Dates : 18 – 22 March 

Time : 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm 

Platform : ZOOM 

 

Certificates will be issued to all participating students who successfully complete the program. The program is open to Students and Architects. 

Sky High Living

RVS Chennai Padmavathy  School of Architecture is proud to present 

Future of Architecture 2024,  in collaboration with TASA – THE ALTERNATIVE SCHOOLS OF ARCHITECTURE & BUILDHQ, CHENNAI. 

FOA 2024 is envisioned as a platform where eminent architects would be sharing their experiences on various avenues and topics

Join us for the Second Session with Ar. Vilas, President, IIA on March 16th, Saturday @ 6 pm in BUILDHQ EGMORE, a 

renowned architect whose work is definitely an inspiration to all. 

 

Date : 16th March 2024 

Venue : BuildHQ

Contact : 9962895678

Bus Shelter ; Facade Design

TASA and RVS CHENNAI invites one and all for the FINAL JURY of the LIVE PROJECT Design competition – BUS SHELTER and FACADE DESIGN in collaboration with Greater Chennai Corporation and Amuthasurabhi Architects. The winners of the competition will be announced during this jury on March 6th, 2024. 

 

The final jury will be judged and selected by IIA TamilNadu Chapter Chairman, Ar.Chandranesan who will be awarding the prize money of Rs.25000/- to the Winning Team. All participating students will be awarded a certificate for their tremendous contribution. 

 

Date : 6th March 2024 

Venue : BuildHQ

Tyranny of Small Decisions 

RVS Chennai Padmavathy  School of Architecture is proud to present 

Future of Architecture 2024,  in collaboration with TASA – THE ALTERNATIVE SCHOOLS OF ARCHITECTURE & BUILDHQ, CHENNAI. 

FOA 2024 is envisioned as a platform where eminent architects would be sharing their experiences on various avenues and topics

Join us for the Inaugural Session with Ar. Chitra Vishwanath,  BIOME Bangalore on Feb 24th, Saturday @ 6 pm in BUILDHQ EGMORE, a 

renowned female architect whose work is definitely an inspiration to all. 

 

Date : 24th February 2024 

Venue : BuildHQ

Contact : 9962895678

Student Development Program

TASA in collaboration with RVS CHENNAI Padmavathy School of Architecture students are conducting INDUSTRY TALKS every week called the VAULT where INDUSTRY vendors get a chance to come to an architecture institution and educate about their project to the students and the architects present. its a one of a kind talk series that has been initiated and hosted by students of RVS CHENNAI under the banner of TASA. 

Student Development Program

RVS Chennai under TASA in collaboration with  Greater Chennai Corporation and Amutha Surabhi Architects will be participating in Live Project on designing a us shelter. .

This is the first of its kind opportunity to be part of winning Rs. 25,000/- for facade design for the Tamil Nadu Government.

Date : 5 February 2024 

Student Development Program

RVS Chennai under TASA in collaboration with  Greater Chennai Corporation and Amutha Surabhi Architects will be participating in Live Project on designing a us shelter. .

 

This is the first of its kind opportunity to be part of winning Rs. 25,000/- for designing a bus shelter for the Tamil Nadu Government.

Date : 5 February 2024 

Student Development Program

TASA &  RVS Chennai Padmavathy School of Architecture in collaboration with IGBC has come out with a great opportunity for all Architecture students to become IGBC Certified. Kindly share to all students who could be benefitted from this.

 

This is the first of its kind opportunity to be part of the Training & IGBC exam for just Rs.5000/- for all students pursuing B.Arch

 

Date : 22nd to 25th Jan 2024 

Time : 10 am – 5 pm 

 

Registration closes by 12pm on Jan 20, Saturday

 

 25 seats only  available

Lifetime Achievement Award “Unnathi Rathna” conferred upon renowned  Architect Raj Rewal in Chennai

The architectural world is set to witness a momentous occasion as Ar. Raj Rewal, the iconic architect known for his groundbreaking designs and contributions to the field, will be honoured with a Lifetime Achievement Award “Unnathi Rathna”.

About:

Ar. Raj Rewal’s illustrious career spans several decades and has left an indelible mark on the world of architecture. He is an internationally renowned architect known for his pioneering work in the field of architecture and urban design. His innovative and sustainable designs have not only transformed skylines but have also made a significant impact on urban planning and development. His work is characterised by a deep understanding of cultural context and a commitment to creating spaces that enrich the human experience. This Lifetime Achievement Award is a testament to his outstanding contributions to the field.

About the Award:

The Lifetime Achievement Award is a prestigious honour bestowed upon individuals who have made extraordinary contributions to the field of architecture. It recognizes a lifetime of achievement, innovation, and dedication to the art and science of architecture.

The event will also feature a special screening of an Ar. Raj Rewal life and works movie – INDIAN MODERNITY, the architecture of Raj Rewal . A film by MANU REWAL., providing attendees with a unique opportunity to delve into the architect’s creative process, inspirations, and the stories behind some of his most iconic structures.

Event Details:

Date: September 30, 2023

Time: 4:00 PM

Venue: TAG Auditorium, Bhavans School, Kilpauk, Chennai

The award ceremony promises to be an evening of inspiration and celebration, with prominent figures from the world of architecture, urban planning, and design in attendance. This event is open to the public, and architecture enthusiasts, students, and professionals are encouraged to join us in honouring Ar. Raj Rewal’s unparalleled contributions to the field.

Join us in celebrating the lifetime achievements of Ar. Raj Rewal and gaining insight into the mind of a visionary architect. This event promises to be a unique opportunity to honour an icon and inspire the architects and designers of the future.

Student Development Program

TASA (The Alternative Schools of Architecture) & RVS Chennai Padmavathy School of Architecture is excited to launch the STUDENT OF THE YEAR 2023, A national level Thesis competition for the graduates of Batch 2023. 

 

We invite all Architecture colleges to participate in this National Level Competition. An official mail with all details have been sent to your e-mail id.

 

Last date for Submission : Aug 30th, 5 pm
 
Announcement of Shortlisted students : Sept 10th 2023
 

The Shortlisted Top 10 students from across the country will be presenting their thesis to Eminent Jury in Chennai on Sept 29th 2023

FREE AUTODESK CERTIFIED 3 DAY INTENSE ONLINE WORKSHOP on REVIT + BIM

Professional Development Program

As part of our Skill Development Program for Faculties & Practicing Architects,

TASA(The Alternative Schools of Architecture) & RVS Chennai in collaboration with BIM LABS, Kochi are delighted to launch an exclusive
FREE AUTODESK CERTIFIED 3 DAY INTENSE ONLINE WORKSHOP on REVIT + BIM that will be a great value addition to every architect’s portfolio.

 

The Program is a AUTODESK Certified Course and will cover the critical components from Modelling, ,Structural Integration, Mechanical Integration etc.

Date : 27 – 29th July 2023
Duration : 4hrs/day
Session 1 : 9am-11am
Session 2 : 1pm-3pm
Platform: ZOOM

Parametric Computational Design using the softwares Rhino & Grasshopper

Student Development Program

As TASA (The Alternative Schools of Architecture) & RVS Chennai,

We are extremely delighted to launch a FREE Certificate Course on Parametric Computational Design using the softwares Rhino & Grasshopper for students of TASA. The program will cover Tools & Techniques from Basic to Advanced level.
Dates : 3rd – 21st July (Mon – Fri)
Time : 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Tutor : Ar.Ibrahim

Note : Students who complete the training will be provided with the Certificate.

Teacher's Conclave

Faculty Development Program

Teacher’s Conclave was a unique 5 days program with Architect Neelkanth Chaaya sir. The purpose of the workshop was to create a unique platform to learn how to create an engaging design brief. 

The event was a 5 day unique workshop creating a design brief along the liminal spaces under the guidance of Ar. Neelkanth Chaaya sir. 

Future of Architecture - III

Student Development Program

FOA’23 is a one of a kind event that was honored by academicians and architects from the field. They answered questions from aspiring students of attempting NATA and JEE papers.

The event was honoured by 

Architect Abhay Purohit – President of COA – Council of Architecture and 

Architect C.R. Raju – President of IIA, Indian Institute of Architects

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Future of Architecture - II

Student Development Program

FOA II is a one of a kind event that was honored by academicians and architects from the field. They answered questions from aspiring students of attempting NATA and JEE papers.

The event was curated with top architects from the country for 12 weeks where these architects spoke about architecture, profession, passion and the relevance and opportunity of the field. 

Future of Architecture - I

Student Development Program

FOA’23 is a one of a kind event that was honored by academicians and architects from the field. They answered questions from aspiring students of attempting NATA and JEE papers.

The event was an informative interaction with three architects from CHENNAI who are changing the architecture language one building at a time. 

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