Flying Elephant Studio

Flying Elephant Studio brings together a diverse set of people, with varied backgrounds, skills and interests, sharing a common passion for making quality architecture. The practice of architecture Is direct in its approach; attempting to tackle issues pertaining to program, site and materials. The firm has received wide recognition for their work and significant among these include Holcim Awards 2011 for Sustainable Architecture (Switzer¬land) and a Jury Commendation at the AR awards for Emerg¬ing Architecture 2009 (Architectural Review, UK)
Rajesh Renganathan
Architectural studies at CEPT, Ahmedabad and U Penn, Philadelphia. He established an independent practice - Rajesh Renganathan Architects in 1994 and subsequently entered into a partnership with Iype Chacko and started Flying Elephant Studio in 2007. Rajesh’s professional interests include architectural and urban planning directions derived from his research on spatial patterns in nature. In recent projects, his attention has also focussed on integrating landscape architecture and building from conceptual stages of the design process.
Iype Chacko
Studied architecture at CEPT, Ahmedabad. Worked with Brewer Smith & Brewer Gulf, Dubai, (2000-2006) and subsequently Was an Associate, forming part of the founding team of dxb-LAB, Dubai, an architecture office that has achieved international recognition for progressive design in the Middle East.