c - 28c, is the design studio Archohm's Head office in India. Often labeled as a design fort, the design of the studio reflects the 'mad and fun' design philosophy of Archomites. The site is located in an extremely dense suburban area within the vicinity of the NCR With a built up area of 4,000 sq meters. Amidst theurban city conditions, the triangulated plot is flanked by, the 'Jama mosque' on one side, industrial factories on the other and a large slum development on the third. Standing tall at a height of 10m, Archohm’s Corten steel entrance door creates an intimidating first impression. Its revolving nature and access through a ramp, gives the building its character and symbolizing the continuity of the outer street into this ‘square’, the atrium for visitors. A moat augments the medieval modern dialogue with a revolving bridge thatconnects the main studio tothe front garden. Red Sandstone clads the boundary wall, with etchings that depict the focus areas of the firm.
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