Graduated in architecture from University of Florence in 1990. Practised Pottery at “Antica Fornace Di Bacchereto’ in Vinci-Tuscany, 1982-84.

Professional Experience

  • Worked in studios of architecture in South Italy and Florence doing projects for housing, commercial and public buildings. 1990-1998
  • Independent Practice in India, 1998-present, including innovative urban planning, sustainable architecture, landscape, interiors, product design and photography.
  • Part of team in Auroville’s Future – Town Planning & Centre for Urban Research, 1998-2005
  • Worked in close association with Auroville’s chief architect Roger Anger on various planning and architectural projects. 1998-2007.
  • Coordinator of Architecture and Urban design, L’avenir d’Auroville, 2007-2009


Nature of work

  • Innovative Urban Planning
  • Sustainable Architecture
  • Landscaping
  • Interior &Product design
  • Photography
  • Internships offered to students in architecture related design fields
  • Set up Photography Archive Bank of over 50000 pictures on all areas of interest on Auroville 1968-present & partly on India


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