Sustainable Living 02

Date: 5th -10th November 2019

Organizer: CGBMT, Bangalore.


An initiative by Centre for Green Building Material and Technology (CGBMT), Bangalore, for celebrating its 15 years of promoting Eco-friendly solutions for a sustainable way of living by organizing an event "Sustainable living 02". This event is co-hosted by BMS School of Architecture, Bangalore.

The Sustainable Living 02 event aimed at bringing awareness about Sustainable living among the students from schools and colleges, artisans, women, and professionals from various fields. The event includes Design competitions, Hands-on workshops with natural materials, Handicraft workshops, best out of waste, Painting, Quiz, talks & lectures & more.

For the hands-on workshop an unique group of participants joined hands to work the structure out of which some were artisans from Rajaborari, IT professionals, engineers, architecture students and faculties and architects from different cities. The structure developed for CGBMT – Headquarters was constructed with the use of natural materials like Eucalyptus wood procured while clearing the site, bamboo splits, mud, etc. Different sustainable construction technologies were also been demonstrated. Architects and interns from Manasaram Architects and Artisans from CGBMT assisted the team throughout the construction.

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