a free mind is a fertile garden, in this garden we sow seeds of dream and imagination to reap beauty”
Architect Senthil Kumar Doss, graduated from ( NIT ) Regional Engineering College, Trichy in 1999, began his Architectural career with his Internship at the Internationally renowned Architect B.V. Doshi’s office based in Ahmedabad. During a study tour to Auroville, India, Senthil had an eventful encounter with a sketch which eventually led him to his Mentor Architect Dominic Dube. Having spent 5 years of working with Dominic, Senthil went on to establish his own practice under the banner Play Architecture, an experimental design studio at Bangalore. A common interest in Timbrel vaulting paved way to an introduction with the legendary South African Architect Peter Rich and is transforming in to meaningful conversations and collaboration.
Play Architecture tested various “Isims” in Architecture, complementing and successfully integrating research and practice since 2005 and has been recognised through various Indian awards and publications in international journals.
Apart from Practice, Senthil is an academician, researcher and Guest lectures/ Conduct workshops at various schools of Architecture in India and Dubai. An ardent on-site, hands-on Architect with a passion for martial arts.