PMCA proudly celebrates the success of its student, Abhishek Rao as ‘World No. 1’ in the WASA Students Competition and salutes this endeavour. Congratulations Abhishek!!!
“Genius Architect Medal” (awarded to the project with highest overall score under excellence category, No. 1 in the world)
“Genius Building Awards” (No. 1 in the world)
“ONEPERCENT Award” (awarded to top 1% projects around the world)
His thesis project, “AALO – The Light Hub” at Chandannagar, West Bengal, aimed to revive the socio-economic status of the light workers and also to celebrate the rich lighting design of the heritage city of Chandannagar, a former French colony of India.
The project was guided by Prof Jyoshna D Choudhary.
The World Architecture Student Award is the world’s largest architecture student competition held mainly in Japan, the United Kingdom and the United States.