The Magnificent Forts of Madhya Pradesh

Winter School 2016
Instructors: Rachana Viswanathan and Anand Viswanathan
12 July 2017

In this winter school students documented old Rajput and Mughal architecture, decoded their structural elements, symbolism in their ornamentation, influences from the past and captured the essence of their aesthetics in measure drawings, sketches and photographs.

The following sites were covered during this study - Gwalior fort, Suraj Kund, Assi Khamba ki Bawdi, Chaturbhuja temple, Teli ka Mandir, Sahastra Bahu ka Mandir, Man Mandir palace, Karan Mandir palace, Vikramaditya palace.