About Transparence

India’s largest Architectural Design Competition for aspiring architects and designers is here in its 15th edition. A property of Saint-Gobain India Private Limited – Glass Business in association with Ethos, Transparence has always been the most looked-forward-to event by the budding architectural community for the opportunity it presents and the platform it offers like no other. Over the years, it has been the single biggest convergence of the best brains in the architecture and design fraternity mentoring the most promising and potential talent, together architecting the future of our country’s architecture and design landscape.

Transparence is about curating themes that are relevant not just in the times that we live in, but more importantly, will remain pertinent in the years to come. Which is why the contest continues to remain most coveted for both established and emerging architects.

The landmark 15th Anniversary edition is going to be like never before with a host of activities celebrating the landmark journey of 15 years and in keeping with the times, is curated to be an All Digital edition. Keep watching this space to catch the excitement LIVE and get on to a full season of learning and fun.

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Transparence 15.0 aims to redefine design and architecture with the theme: “Well-Build, Buildings for the Well-Being of People”

The 15th Edition of Transparence is here and is all set to redefine architecture design centred on well-being in the built environment. This landmark edition aims to acknowledge the larger role of encouraging sensitive designs for our built public realm. It allows participants to revisit some of the past themes of Transparence that looked at public spaces (typologies including Healthcare, Institution, Commercial & Retail, Workplace, Hospitality, Transportation) with the greater objective to design for health and well-being.

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Campus Ambassador

Register by clicking the link given below to become the Campus Ambassador for Transparence 15.0. Become the torch-bearer for Transparence and get students from your college to register for the Transparence 15.0. The top three Campus Ambassadors to get maximum registrations will win exciting prizes. If you have the passion, confidence and enthusiasm apply now.

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