The much awaited list of top, best, famous architects in Mumbai is out! The names are arranged in alphabetical order and NOT as per any ranking criteria.
- Abha Narain Lambah Associates
Abha Narain Lambah Associates is a leading architectural firm in India, specializing in Architectural Conservation, Building Restoration & Retrofit, Museum Design, Historic Interiors, Preparation of Urban and Regional Level Conservation Management Plans, Conservation Assessment Studies, Urban signage and Street furniture. The architectural practice has focused on historic sites all over India ranging from planning for ancient Buddhist sites of Ajanta and Bodh Gaya, 15th Century temples in Ladakh and Hampi, medieval mosques, palaces, forts and caravan sarais in Rajasthan, Hyderabad, Madhya Pradesh and Punjab, urban and regional conservation in Kancheepuram and Shekhawati, 19th Century colonial heritage in Delhi, Shimla, Pune, Bangalore, Mumbai and 20th century modern heritage in Corbusier’s Chandigarh and Art Deco Mumbai.
- ABM Architects
A Mumbai Based Architecture & Interior Design firm, established in 1972, it has grown from a 70 square feet one man office to 7000 square feet building at the center of Mumbai. The studio has a variety of projects like institutional buildings, corporate projects, private buildings, offices, hotels, airports, hotels, health, residential and heritage and conservation projects to its credit. It has consciously chosen to remain a boutique design firm undertaking selected projects at a time. Housed within its own six-storeyed office building in the heart of the city, there are multiple teams working collaboratively on several projects.
- Abraham John Architects
It is a multidisciplinary architecture, interior design, landscaping and urban planning firm founded in 1967. Their design approach is to re-connect architecture with nature, make optimum use of space, natural materials, lighting & landscape to reinvent and transform living environments and urban spaces. The firm strives to create design that inspires, approaching each project, regardless of size & scale, with an understanding that architecture has a unique power to influence lifestyle and society.
- Adarkar Associates
Set up in 1975 by Arvind Adarkar, Neera Adarkar joined the firm in 1980 and Arun Kale joined in 1983 which completes the trio that heads Adarkar Associates. Their portfolio encompasses residences, hotels, institutes, commercial buildings, mass housings and conservation projects. Their projects are found in Mumbai, Pune, Alibaug, Bhubaneshwar, Puri, Vadodara, Bangalore, New Delhi, Montenegro, etc. They look at architectural space as a medium to create an environment that transcends beyond fulfilling the functional requirements. Economy of materials, environmental friendliness, interesting play of solids and voids, all add to an integrated approach towards all their projects.
- Annkur Khosla Design Studio
A graduate of Academy of Architecture, Mumbai and Post Graduate Diploma in Indian Aesthetics at Jnanapravaha with a brief stint at the NYSID (New York School of Interior Design), New York, Annkur Khosla has her bespoke design studio in World Trade Centre, Mumbai. The firm has undertaken architectural building, bungalow and interior projects in India and abroad. They also have ventured in designing for hospitality and wellness spaces. The philosophy of the firm is to create soulful and meaningful spaces with unique and path breaking designs. The firm has won several nominations for awards in India and abroad and has been featured in Indian and international magazines.
- architecture BRIO
Architecture BRIO was up in Mumbai in 2006. Over the years the studio has thrived with an energetic team of architects led by Shefali Balwani (C.E.P.T, India) and Robert Verrijt (TUDelft, the Netherlands). It works on a broad range of projects both in the public and private realm from the extreme of the tiny scale of an architectural dollhouse to designing masterplans or thinking on complex issues such as homelessness.
- ARK Reza Kabul Architects
With 3 decades of expertise in projects from master plans and townships to industrial, hospitality, commercial, institutional, educational and residential segments, this firm was founded by Reza Kabul with its headquarters in Mumbai and offices in Pune and California.
- CNA Architects
Chheda & Amin (C.N.A) is an Architectural, Environment and Interior Design Firm based in Mumbai and Moscow which focuses on high quality Architectural work, renovation and redevelopment of existing structures including all facets of interior designing.
- Collaborative Architecture
Based in Mumbai and having design centers in Kerala and Shanghai, China, this firm is headed by Lalia Tharani and Mujib Ahmed. Completed projects include High-end residential, hospitality, retail, offices, and corporate environments, institutional and temporary architecture. The firm has won 33 awards since inception 12 years ago, out of which 11 are international awards.
- Collage Design
Collage Design is an architecture firm based in Mumbai. It works on a variety of projects ranging from industrial, sports, public, institutional and interiors.