Monsoon Initiative, Mumbai, India

Our proposal is a component of City of Science, a new project in Navi Mumbai. Our aim in the project is to provide a more interesting alternative to the traditional approach to building research center. Our task - to create an object that is unique in its kind, but at the same time, which is part of a joint complex of educational institutions whose purpose is education, entertainment and information. The project includes: a Central lake and park area as a destination for passive recreation, parking, "Monsoon Initiative” - 5 biome structures, which include botanical collections and a number of structures for visitors interpretation as well as "catalyst" building - the main building for the reception of visitors, ticket sales, shops and interactive displays, using the latest technologies of sustainable renewable sources of energy and transport.