The team from PES University, comprising Rishab Chandra, Roshni Pushparaj, Sneha Baid, Srishti Ekanth and Supreeth S Kumar, secured third place in the ‘Birla White Yuvaratna NXT Award’ category in a competition held for the students of architecture.
They were selected from among 700 entries.
The competition, which was held recently, tested the students’ excellence in creativity and design. It had participation from across the world. The team from PES University conceptualised, detailed and executed the mural depicting the theme on a 6.0 x 4.0 feet area of a wall.
Titled ‘Nirvana’, the mural portrayed the theme, ‘Chaos to Peace’, creatively using the concepts from abstract geometry and iconography. Originality of idea and proficiency in working with the medium impressed the judges.