Nimmi Elizabeth Thomas


The Crosswalk

“Traditional craft practices can inform & influence digital fabrication practices.” An attempt to encourage a digital fabrication designer to reach out to his ancestral roots embedded in traditional craft practices so as to develop a new language of hybrid crafts.
Idea Lab A space conceptualized for creation, development and execution of ideas. This Idea Lab is meant to bring in designers, architects, thinkers, social activists, craftsmen, etc. to function as a think tank that can provide creative solutions through innovative design. It fosters co-working and collaboration amongst a wide group of different but related fields.

Report Content

Matrices & formulating the argument

Abstract representations of argument and site

Abstract models of argument and site

Program Brief

The Site

Program Details

Kit of Parts

Spatial Features


Final Model