About Us

As one of the most diverse and successful Architectural and design practices in India, Kembhavi Architecture Foundation is an independent consulting firm offering a broad range of specialized services

 

KAF was established in 1972 at Hubli by Nalini and Sharad Kembhavi and they spread their practice beyond the region into various parts of the country and the work included various sectors including healthcare , hospitality , housing , commercial spaces , public and institutional buildings etc. The firm is essentially known for its eco –sensitive approach to design and is among the pioneering green firms of the country.

 

The firm now comprises of six co –principal Architects including Nita and Indrajit Kembhavi who look after the Bangalore office operations and Sowmya and Parth Kembhavi along with Nalini and Sharad Kembhavi look after the Hubli operations and also the design build division known as “August constructions.

Our Philosophy

The philosophy of KAF centers on technical and design excellence. We believe that good design emerges from accurately meeting our client’s requirements.  We achieve this though intensive dialogue which continues throughout the building design and implementation process.  However we add further value to this process through independent research

 

We look for better solutions and the number of applications for building technologies are  testament to this commitment. We also engage in debate seeking new solutions to both emerging and existing building program.

 

KAF is also committed to sustainability developing eco-sensitive to environmentally sustainable system. KAF acts like driver creating awareness for its “clients” and the populaces at large about implementation of “green projects “

Services

Kembhavi Architecture Foundation has sufficient in house expertise and also a resource pool of consultant’s associates collaborating to form a pool of information and innovation while synergizing their specialties to offer the services listed below:

  • ARCHITECTURE
  • INTERIOR DESIGN
  • PROJECT MANAGEMENT
  • URBAN DESIGN
  • CIVIL AND STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING
  • ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING
  • HVAC
  • GREEN BUILDING SERVICES
  • SOLAR PASSIVE ARCHITECTURE

Awards

KAF also won “Architect of the year, South India” award at the Indian properties awards 2015 ,

awarded for “Outstanding Concrete Structure “for the townships- Provident Welworth city by Puravankara Projects Ltd“ and recently awarded for Silicon India Bangalore Real Estate awards 2016 for Best Design Apartment of the year – South for Manikchand 117FF Super Luxury apartment.