Kapil Gupta is the co-founder of Serie Architects and Principal of Serie Mumbai. He was also the Director of the Urban Design Research Institute (UDRI), Mumbai between 2003 and 2008. Kapil, on behalf of the UDRI, curated India’s first ever entry to the Venice Architecture Biennale 2006, entitled ‘Bombay’s Land: Between the Relic and the Void’. He was a part of the Indian Team that won a special award and 2nd Prize at the Sustainable Urban Systems Design Competition in Japan (2003).
The work of Serie has been exhibited as a travelling solo exhibition at the Hong Kong University Shanghai Architecture Gallery, Shanghai in 2009 and at the Architectural Association School of Architecture in 2010. Some of Kapil’s noteworthy projects include the award-winning Blue Frog Acoustic Lounge and Studios, The Tote, Thanks Boutique, and the Leo Burnett HQ in Mumbai, India. Current projects include the revitalization of four disused factory buildings in Hangzhou, China alongside Nicholas Grimshaw, Bohacky Residential master plan and housing in Bratislava and 440-units of Middle Income Housing in Ruzinov, Bratislava as well as two schools in Mumbai.