Skyboard In Association With Blippar Launched India’s First Interactive Architectural Book
Skyboard Media, a young startup focusing on the Indian architecture and design segment in association with India’s leading augmented reality platform Bippar, launched a startling book titled ‘50 Amazing Homes in India’ . This collector’s edition features renowned architects like the Sandeep Khosla (Bengaluru), Arjun Malik (Mumbai) Pinakin Patel (Mumbai), Manit & Sonali Rastogi (New Delhi) and many others across India. The book was unveiled by the gracious hands of renowned American-Indian architect and planner Ar. Christopher Charles Benninger.
Curated by Ar. Christopher Charles Benninger, each project breaks away from the typical norms of home design, demonstrating diversity in contemporary Indian architecture. The 464 pager hard bound book showcases 482 professionally photographed images and 100 plans.
Speaking on this occasion, Mr. Dhwaj Shah, Founder & CEO, Skyboard said “We wanted to bridge the gap between the architect and the reader. Hence we shot videos with India’s well-known architects and integrated in the book through augmented reality. A feat like this has never been attempted before, making 50 Amazing Homes, India’s first interactive architectural book”
Taking a step further, the company partnered with India’s leading augmented reality and visual discovery platform, Blippar to create ‘50 Amazing Homes in India’. This book will enhance readers’ experience where they can understand and feel 50 incredible projects, straight from the renowned architects of the country. The 50 project videos produced by Skyboard and augmented by Blippar will provide true architecture lovers an exciting journey of state-of-the-art architecture.
“Architecture was an unexplored teritory. Something like this has never been done before. It was a great experience associating with Skyboard’s mission and creating India’s first Interactive architectural book. It gives a unique opportunity to interact with the celebrated architects across geography on a single platform, making it a collector’s item. For readers interested in building beautiful homes, the interactivity gives a first hand unforgettable experience of home décor. Our vision is to drive the trend of Blipping across industries and categories”, said Mr. Arnav Ghosh, CEO – Blippar India.