Gallery: GMS Grande Palladium: Insane Mumbai Office Looks Like It’s Str...

 
If you came across this crazy building in your hood, you might think that someone was shooting a Star Wars sequel. But the GMS Grande Palladium is a real structure located between the Dharavi slums and a business district in Mumbai - and yes folks, people actually work inside this thing. Soaring cantilevers, a faceted aluminum facade and long skinny windows make the 6 story office building look like a spaceship that has just landed. Malik Architecture employed a holistic process in its design, and aimed to create a unique space with a focus on sustainability that really distinguishes itself from the boring glass monoliths located nearby.

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  1. daaval October 7, 2011 at 6:22 am

    i believe its a good thing ppl see and accept “more” beyond fsi

  2. addykool August 8, 2011 at 1:05 am

    it would have taken a lot of courage especially from the developers who are obsessed with far/fsi especially in hyper costly metros such as mumbai to make a building like this.. 10 : 1 they havnt used the far/fsi fully!!!! so full marks to the entire team behind this project..

  3. bharati4 August 5, 2011 at 11:44 am

    Insane Good or Insane Bad??…a bit confused on the writers take!

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