Tracing IIM

History Assignment, Semester 6, Batch 2016, WCFA  : To explore an architects work by choosing a particular lens.  Drawing by student : Rahul Kustagi.

IIMB Tracing
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Rahul uses the method of the Nolli plan (a brilliant interpretive drawing of Rome by Giambattista Nolli in 1748 revealing the porosity of public space in both built and unbuilt forms ) to explore the spatial porosity of IIM Ahmedabad . The intensity of yellow is proportionate to the publicness. The library even though a built space, becomes the crux of the publicness in IIM

Nolli Map, 1748. The streets and public interior of all the buildings are shown in white and private areas in black , showing the permeability of the city. Click the image to enlarge