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Amey Kandalgaonkar

MArch Architectural Design, BArch

1A, Axminster road, London, United Kingdom, N7 6BL ph: +44(0) 7879 999 523 e-mail:

curriculum vitae

Date of Birth: 7th September 1986 Nationality: Indian Visa status- Student Tier 4 (UK)

Career objective

With the desire of an architect and ambition of building high design to create responsible architecture. I want to be a part of a multidisciplinary organisation where I can learn and flourish in both practice and ideology.


A good leader and team player, good communication skills, ability to take initiative towards new challenges, willing to accept new responsibilities, extra ordinary hand- drawn art skills.

Post Graduation

MArch in Architectural Design with merit, 2010 - 2011 RIBA part II equivalent course, The Bartlett Faculty of Built Environment, UCL

Dissertation subject

Anomalous Islands - Investigating anarchic landscapes in an ecological context.


Bachelor of Architecture, August 2004 - April 2009 First class with honours, Sir J. J. College of Architecture, Mumbai University, India

Dissertation subject

A proposed extension to Dr. Bhau Daji Lad Mumbai City Museum

Chair held

Representative of National Association of Students of Architecture for institute, 2006-07

Employment history Firm

Planet 3 Studios Architecture pvt. ltd., Mumbai, India


Project Architect, April 2009 - August 2010

The Bartlett


Sir J. J. planet 3 studios architecture

Selected work experience Position Trainee Architect, December 2008 - April 2009 Project

Vidyalankar Institute of Technology - X Block Mumbai, India


-Participated in development of interior design concept and program allocation -Drafting of interior construction details, assistance in construction monitoring


Project Architect, May 2009 - August 2010

Project 1

Vidyalankar School of Business, Mumbai, India

Project 2

Karnala Panoramic Resort, Mumbai, India


-Carrying out detailed discussion with clients and understanding the requirements of project -Coordinating detailed site survey and understanding of local byelaws -Development of initial design ideas and planning of institute -Preparation of detailed architectural drawings, 3D visuals for better comprehension of design and marketing of the project. -Appointment of MEP, facade and structural consultants. Short listing of main contractors in coordination with client and project management team. -Coordinating team of three architects to prepare detailed construction drawings for municipal approval.

Research work

Coordinated a team of 25 students for analysis, measured drawings and photo documentation of a courtyard house in western India - a Palace of King of Bhor. Bhor was a small state in Bombay Presidency of British India. The palace was built in 1869 with a synergy of Indian vernacular and European Renaissance Architectural style. (November - December 2006)


Cover page photograph of ‘Indian Architect and Builder’ national magazine. (August 08 issue) Photographs of Chandigarh Capitol Complex, Institutions and housing typologies, ‘Indian Architect and Builder’ magazine. (August 08 issue)

Academic and extra curricular activities

Coordinated a 25 students team for analysis, interviews and photo documentation of Dharavi informal settlement. The team consisted architecture students of TU Delft Netherlands and Sir J. J. College Mumbai. (March 2008) Exhibition of Architectural photographs in Claude Batley Exhibition hall, Sir J. J. College of Architecture, Mumbai. (December 2007) Exhibition of water colour paintings in Nehru Centre Art Gallery, Mumbai. (November 2005) ‘Transport for Mumbai’ - a short documentary film, screening at annual Parhelion Festival of Sir J. J. College of Architecture. (Feb 2005)

Awards and Merits

President of India Award- ‘Bal Shree Honour 1999’ . Felicitated by first lady of India Mrs. Usha Narayanan for excellence in the field of Creative Arts at President’s Palace, New Delhi Shankar’s International Drawing competition, Silver medal 2000

Software skills

Drafting: Video Editing: AutoCAD (advanced) Adobe Premier Pro CS5.5 Microstation (learning) 3D Modelling and Render: Rhinoceros 4 (advanced) Google Sketchup 8 (expert) V-Ray render for Rhino and Sketchup (advanced)


Dr. Shaun Murray PhD MArch BA ARB Architect and Principal of Eniatype Editor of Design Ecologies Journal email:

Graphic Design: Adobe Photoshop CS5.5 (expert) Adobe InDesign CS 5.5 (advanced) Adobe Lightroom

Santha Gour Mattoo, Director, Planet 3 Studios architecture pvt. ltd. email: ph: +91 9821434631

Anomalous Islands_MArch AD_UCL

Anomalous Islands_MArch AD_UCL

Anomalous Islands_MArch AD_UCL

J & K Tourist XCentre_Planet Vidyalankar Block_Planet33Studios Studios

Karnala Panoramic Resort_Planet 3 Studios

J & K Tourist Centre_Planet 3 Studios

eVOLO Skyscraper Competition_Planet 3 Studios


Curriculum Vitae  

Amey CV 2011