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Independence Day: A look at fascinating Indian architectural sites through the lens of top photographers

We invited ace photographers Raghu Rai, Bharath Ramamrutham, Fabien Charuau, Suleiman Merchant and Avani Rai to share their most favourite shots of Indian landscapes and architectural sites

Step into 5 of the most beautiful villas in Bengaluru

With details such as bespoke craftsmanship, a private spa, and classical touches, each home is uniquely stunning.

Tour the homes of your favourite Leo sign celebrities

Take a quick tour of the homes of your favourite Leo sign celebrities — Huma Qureshi, Saif Ali Khan, Kajol, and more — with AD

Tour the homes of your favourite Cancer sign celebrities

From Priyanka Chopra’s cozy London abode to Bhumi Pednekar’s eclectic Mumbai sanctuary, step inside the homes of Cancer sign celebrities with AD

How to apply: AD x JSW Prize for Contemporary Craftsmanship 2022 is now open

The application window for the AD x JSW Prize for Contemporary Craftsmanship 2022 is open. Here’s the must-knows before you email us your entry

Everything you need to know about the AD x JSW Prize for Contemporary Craftsmanship

This year the AD x JSW Prize for Contemporary Craftsmanship is back with a fresh, all-star jury

3 compact Bengaluru homes designed to maximize space

These homes may be short on square footage but are big on design!

5 Indian celebrity homes to bookmark for design inspiration

From singer Armaan Malik's quaint Mumbai bachelor pad to The Big Bang Theory star Kunal Nayyar's Hollywood hideout, take a tour with AD

5 Mumbai homes with the best views of the city

From verdant views of Sanjay Gandhi National Park to uninterrupted vistas of the Arabian Sea, Maximum City at its finest

5 of the most stylish new boutiques in India

Tarun Tahiliani's ode to India Modern in South Mumbai, J.J. Valaya's maximalist haven in New Delhi, and other new store launches that have caught AD's eye

4 luxurious Ahmedabad villas that embrace nature and bold design

Sprawling farmhouses and weekend homes that make every day feel like a vacation

7 playful design ideas for your kid's bedroom

Bright, joyful and whimsical—these decor ideas will inspire you to craft a beautiful and functional space for your kids
Design Inspiration

7 of the most beautiful swimming pools in India to dive into

These gorgeous pools from AD's archives really make a splash!

3 cool, airy Mumbai homes that are the perfect summer antidote

Serene spaces that will keep you zen even as the mercury rises

7 indoor courtyard designs to bring you closer to nature

Take inspiration from AD's archives to create an indoor-outdoor connect, even in compact apartments

An ode to the beauty and craftsmanship of architectural models 

Rahul Mehrotra and Robert Stephens of RMA Architects give AD a glimpse into the importance of architectural models and their role in the process of thinking and making.

5 vibrant Indian homes that celebrate colour

From fierce oranges to delicate pastels, these homes will inspire you to think beyond tried-and-tested neutrals

7 ceiling design ideas to add character to your home

From classic wood panelling to rustic, exposed concrete—stylish ideas to take your ceilings to new heights!

5 balcony design ideas to recreate in your home

Inspiration to create your own private outdoor sanctuary

Months in the making, the AD100 event was a raging success

The AD100 event, which brought together stalwarts of the industry and the entire design community, was a night to remember. In case you missed it, here’s a sneak peek of what went down at the event