Prof. Y. D. Pitkar

A Guest Lecture by Dr. Yashwant Pitkar was conducted in the 2 nd year studio, 2 nd floor, at 10:50 AM onwards in B.R. Harne College of Architecture, Karav, Vangani. 

Prof. Yashwant Pitkar , a well known figure in Architectural Education field has been contributing to academics since years. 

The event was hosted by Ar. Avinash Sabhagani and Ar. Ketaki Gupte who welcomed the guest. Pitkar Sir after a brief introduction about his teaching career and experiences, started with a presentation on “Instruments of Writing” in which he presented an interesting information on different types of fountain pens, different companies that produce them and also books on the same. His second presentation was about his own life experiences in which he included his sky diving experience in Dubai and his endeavors in architectural photography.

After the presentations, a competition of photographs by our students was judged by him and winners of the photography competition were declared. The event was concluded with question and answer session. 

 “Emblazon” our e-magazine volume 3 issue 1 was inaugurated by him 

The result of photography competition is as follows:

First place – Kevin Noronha, 4 th year, B.Arch.

Second place -Adesh Khanikar, 4 th year, B. Arch.

Third place -Saloni Prasad, 2 nd year, B. Arch.

The session was concluded with a vote of thanks by Ar. Sanjay Shirgaonkar and a token of appreciation by our principal Dr. Sudnya Mahimkar.