Event Details: Talk of the Town
Event Venue: Hotel Radisson, Lucknow
IS INDIA LOOSING ITS ARCHITECTURAL HERITAGE: CRITICISM OF FAKE ARCHITECTS
In the present scenario the majestic profession of Architecture has been affected to a great extent by the Corrupt and Fake Architects out there portraying themselves as Architects. These individuals without any professional education have started their own Architecture Firms and due to lack of education they affect the society by making Building not fit for Living. All this fraud has resulted in Weakened and falling structure, Increasing Fire in buildings.
LOSS OF LIVES DUE TO FAKE ARCHITECTURE PROFESSIONALS
Negligence of these Fake professionals result in loss of lives and the Entire Architecture Fraternity has to bear the circumstances due to these losses. therefore its a request from an Architect to stop all this and let Architects do what they are best at: Design Buildings.
LET ARCHITECTS DESIGN BUILDINGS
COA should set an interdisciplinary team which keeps a check on Practicing Architects and make sure they have a proper B.Arch Degree.
“Let building design be restricted to architects because it is their domain. Today, even non-architects design buildings. And this (the restriction) should be done by amending the Architects Act of 1972
President in 2016
Council of Architecture
SCENARIO OF KANPUR CITY
A recent survey in Kanpur sows how deeply such fake professionals have affected the Industry.
This Clearly shows how deeply such fake individuals have affected the society and why these should be taken care of.
NEGATIVE IMPACTS ON ARCHITECTURAL PRACTICES
Many individuals tend to make money and profit from a project.
But only a few go for the economy, environmental impacts and associate it with the rich cultural and natural heritage we have.
There is a need to remove these impurities from our field to have pure and visionary architecture.
These cult practitioners need to be eradicated from the architecture fraternity.
actions from the side of COA should be taken against these culprits