Nidhi JoshiAssistant Professor, School of Design
Nidhi Joshi is an architect, interior designer, academic, and a green building consultant by profession. She is the Course Leader for PG in Interior design and styling, Bengaluru campus, Pearl Academy. Nidhi completed her B.Arch from B.M.S.C.E - Bengaluru (2011) and her M.Arch in Environmental Architecture and Planning from BNCA - Pune (2020). She is an Indian Green Building Council (IGBC) Accredited Professional.
Nidhi started her career with Jaisim-Fountainhead where she worked on Sri Sri University project for ‘The Art of Living’ foundation. She has worked with Design Café, Sanctuary architects and interior designers, and Elba Kitchens – Australia gaining experience in residential interiors. She has been a visiting faculty at The Oxford School of Architecture Bengaluru. She has worked on several residential, commercial, and institutional projects as an independent architect and interior designer. With expertise in net-zero-energy-water-waste buildings, Nidhi serves as a Technical Resource Group (TRG) member for Solar Decathlon India 2020-21, a national collegiate competition.
Nidhi has participated and won international and national design competitions focusing on sustainability such as Solar Decathlon 2018-19 hosted by the U.S. Department of Energy and ‘Sustainable Design’ award 2020 by A3 Foundation a brainchild of Ar. Sangeet Sharma. She believes in making buildings resilient and comfortable through the integration of disaster mitigation, climate change adaptation, environmentalism, sustainability, design, research, and interiors.