Making a difference to the urban public realm – Urbanist, Planner, Nupur Prothi Khanna

Educated as a Landscape Architect, Planner and Heritage Conservation professional, Nupur Prothi Khanna set up research based design firm Beyond Built Pvt. Ltd. In her two decades of experience she has come to believe in a holistic approach to “making a difference to our urban public realm”.

She has done a Bachelors Degree in Physical Planning from SPA, Delhi and is a Gold Medalist. She has done a Masters in Landscape Architecture from SPA along with an MA in Conservartion Studies from the University of York in UK.

Some of the positions held by Nupur include being an Expert Member, ICOMOS IFLA International Scientific Committee on Cultural Landscapes, Executive Committee Member, ISOLA (Indian Society of Landscape Architects), Member, ISoCaRP (International Society of City and Regional Planners) besides being the Founder Director of Beyond Built Pvt.Ltd., Landscape Architects and Heritage Consultants.

Here she is in conversation with Gallopper for Godrej Interio Talk the Walk, an interview series focused on the inspiration behind path-breaking works in the construction sector. She speaks about the inspiration behind the journey.