Studio Lotus is a multi-disciplinary design practice that believes in delivering enriching design solutions through a value-driven process empowering all stakeholders and the environment. The practice was founded in 2002 by Ambrish Arora, Ankur Choksi and Sidhartha Talwar.
Working in a highly collaborative environment, its team of 60 people combines distinct strengths over multiple domains to shape master plans, buildings, interiors and related endeavors, which are at the cutting edge of design thinking. Studio Lotus follows an iterative and incremental methodology of innovation and roots its learning in history and local context. It aims to craft solutions that are benchmarks of sustainable design in the way they address society’s changing ways of living and working.
The firm has won numerous awards in India and abroad. Some of its key accolades include World Holiday Building of the Year at the WAF Barcelona, a nomination in the Aga Khan awards cycle, a special mention at the DOMUS international restoration awards, DFA Grand Jury Award (Hong Kong) and IIID Design Practice of the year in 2009 and 2011, Awards in Hospitality Design and Commercial Architecture at Perspective Global Awards (Hong Kong), Silver at the Asia Pacific Interior Design Awards, and Inside Outside magazine - Designer of the Year amongst several others. The practice has been covered extensively in leading publications across the world.