Rajeev Thakker obtained his Bachelors of Architecture from Syracuse University in 1994 and later pursued his Masters in Advanced Architectural Design from Columbia Universities GSAPP. He started his own practice,a-RT, which through a series of investigative processes, taking a keen interest in documenting the city & various spatial conditions through cartographic, architectural & other diverse means. Over the past 13 years a-RT has designed and realized several projects in the Hospitality, Retail, Commercial, Residential and Art space segments.
Spread the Word
(en)counters 2015 | Spaces In Transition
'Spread the word' is a performance in which children are dressed in t-shirts that carry questions and facts related to Mumbai. This becomes the starting point for a visual and textual questioning of the nature of the city. By engaging with passersby, the work aims to create a system of spreading ideas and instigating change.