One Practice, Eight Architects

An architectural design studio focused on collaboration, people, and contextual sensitivity.

What We Do?

An architecture firm in India designing solutions that enhance the built environment and prioritise user experience. Our designs are centred around users, backed by extensive research, and seamlessly integrated into their unique contexts.

Architecture

Our architectural projects focus on spatial exploration, allowing us to push the boundaries of conventional design while maintaining a strong connection to the local context

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Interior Design

In addition to aesthetics and functionality, our interior design projects aim to infuse indoor residential or commercial spaces with the nuanced sensibilities of an architect, resulting in a unique spatial quality

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Urban Design

With a primary focus on people-centric design, our urban design and planning projects address urban challenges at various scales, delivering comprehensive solutions through a participatory approach

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ABOUT US

Meet The Team

Established in 2017, Compartment S4 is a collaborative architecture firm with studios in Ahmedabad, Mumbai, and Bangalore. We are a multidisciplinary practice, offering an array of design services encompassing residential architecture, commercial architecture, urban design, urban planning, interior design, rural and social infrastructure, landscape architecture, as well as research and publication. Co-founded by 8 partners, Compartment S4 operates as a collective committed to delivering user-centric architecture solutions deeply rooted in their immediate surroundings. Through an iterative design process, we aim to achieve sustainability on social, economic, and environmental fronts. Leveraging our collaborative expertise spanning the entire design and construction spectrum, we are equipped to address the diverse aspects of projects, regardless of their size or type. Our practice is steered by rigorous research and dialogue, striving to create resilient built environments. With a deep sense of purpose, we endeavour to shape spaces that harmonize with both human needs and the natural world.

Our Initiatives
As a thriving architecture studio, we continuously engage with different mediums of research and inquiry, nurturing connections with academia and various related design domains. This is further facilitated by our extensive publication of content on architecture and design. We also engage in continuous dialogues with designers from allied fields and are actively organizing seminars and educational workshops.
Publications
Our research endeavors encompass a diverse range of curated design dialogues, a biannual magazine, construction manuals, and additional research materials derived from our day-to-day operations.
Workshops
In addition to providing valuable hands-on learning experiences, workshops enrich our projects with stronger community participation and rural capacity building. This creates a platform for the exchange of knowledge and ideas.
News
Since its inception, Compartment S4 has been recognized through a series of prestigious awards and accolades. As one of the leading architecture firms of India, we have been published in various esteemed national and international architecture magazines

STORIES

Compartment S4 has shown why our country needs to encourage the younger generations. Right from idea level to execution, they have done a wonderful job. The conceptual idea of BASA as well as the name was suggested by them.

Mr. Dhiraj Singh
Garbyal

STORIES

It's not just a place to work but a haven for urban farming enthusiasts like me. The way it seamlessly blends into its surroundings is impressive, creating a serene environment for knowledge-sharing on natural and organic farming. The entire process of with Compartment S4 has been really engaging.

Tanya Khambolja
Urban Khetti

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