SHANTESH KELVEKAR

B. Arch, KLS GIT, Belgaum (2009)
M. Arch (Landscape Urbanism), Architectural Association, London, UK (2011)

Assistant Professor

Shantesh worked at Oikos, Bangalore from 2009 to 2012, on various Architectural and Interior Projects. Later until January 2014, he worked as Landscape Architect , Urbanist in AECOM, Delhi.

Shantesh started Reading Grounds as a small research platform in 2010 in London to raise queries in the field of architecture and spatial design. It was soon evolved into design studio with a multi-disciplinary and an integrated design approach with his partner Ar. Preetanshi Singh in Bangalore.

Shantesh was a Visiting Faculty at Dept. of Architecture, KLS GIT, Belgaum in 2014, Visiting Faculty for Design at BMS School of Architecture from 2017-19 and he was Assistant Professor in Dept. of Architecture at BMSCE from May 2014 until January 2017

His works have been published in both international and Indian journals and
have been exhibited at CEPT, Ahmedabad; Archiprix, New York & Moscow;
Hong Kong University, Shanghai Campus; Rijeka Muncipal Corporation,
Croatia; Tallin Urban Convention, Estonia; Les Ateliers, Paris and others.