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“THE VOID” presents : Pottery Workshop

Materials have a huge a role in the way any design shapes up. Be it in fashion, or interiors, materials can make or break a design. Understanding the way different materials behave under different circumstances can give a design that extra edge. Every material has its own unique characteristics, key features and qualities. It also […]

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“The Void” presents – Wood Working Workshop

“There is no such thing as bad ideas. Just poorly executed awesome ideas.” A famous line from a well known series, this statement rings true for all of us. More often than not, that we all come up with excellent notions and concepts, dreams to do something different, a purpose we feel, will serve everyone. […]

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“The Void” Presents : Haute Chic – Grooming Workshop

Since ancient times, fashion has been deeply interwoven with our life. It is an integral part of our identity and is unique to every individual. Be it real life fashion icons like Audrey Hepburn or Coco Chanel, or reel life characters such as Carrie Bradshaw or James Bond, each one has inspired trends, some of […]

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WHY IS “WHY” THE MOST IMPORTANT QUESTION IN DESIGN??

Everyone of us, as children, incessantly asked the question “Why” on hearing any statement. Every fact, every sentence was treated as a hypothesis which required proof and lengthy argumentative discussions. Only when we got the answer to every possible ‘why’ did we calm down. This curiosity, this urge to know the rationale behind every reality […]

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THE VOID – Bridging the gap, one conclave at a time!!

“Power is gained by sharing knowledge, not hoarding it.” When was the last time you listened without interrupting? Spoke without being judged? Heard not to reply but to truly register information? Shared anything without expecting validation? Honestly expressed something without any ulterior motives? Put forth your ideas without the fear of it being nitpicked by […]

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Using technology as a learning tool – 3D printing week

The atmosphere at Cindrebay School of Fashion and Interior Design, came alive last week when they got “Julia” in the campus. No, ‘Julia’ isn’t a new student, it’s the name of the 3D printer they arranged for a design and printing workshop. For an entire week starting from 14th August to 20th August, THE VOID, […]

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The Void IV: 3D printing workshop

What if? Two words, 6 letters which have haunted human minds since centuries. Scientists and innovators have dedicated their lives in the pursuit of What If? Moms and dads every day in all parts of the world succumb to this word. These 2 words in themselves carry limitless possibilities. What if, humans could fly? What […]

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The right & wrong reasons to choose Architecture!

(WARNING: In case you are afraid to get your nails chipped, or hate the pungent smell of fresh paint, your eyes burn with the smell of freshly polished wood or need 8 hours of sleep every night, don’t choose architecture. If however, the sound of metal getting cut, the sparks of welding torches, the sound of cranes, […]

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