December 2018: Awarded 1st prize at the GRIHA EXEMPLARY PERFORMANCE AWARD, 2018, under the category of “PASSIVE ARCHITECTURE DESIGN” for the School of Planning and Architecture, Vijayawada
December 2018: Awarded 1st prize at the XIV International Competition of Architecture and Design “EURASIAN AWARD 2018“ for Student Housing at the School of Planning and Architecture, Vijayawada
May 2017: Awarded 1st prize in an Invited Design Competition for the Masterplanning of V.J.T.I (Veermata Jijabai Technical Institute) campus in Mumbai
February 2017 : Awarded 1st prize in an Invited Design Competition for the Gilbert Hall building at the Bombay International School (B.I.S.) in Babulnath, Mumbai
September 2016 : Shortlisted among top 10 entries in an Invited Design Competition for the Multi-Purpose Complex at the V.J.T.I (Veermata Jijabai Technical Institute) campus in Mumbai
January 2016 : Exhibition The State of ArchitecturePractices and Processes in India featuring the firms work at National Gallery of Modern Art, Mumbai
July 2015 : Awarded 1st prize in an Invited Design Competition for the PG Hostel at the V.J.T.I (Veermata Jijabai Technical Institute) campus in Mumbai
April 2015 : Shortlisted among top 5 entries in an Invited Design Competition at the I.I.T , Bombay campus for three institutional buildings
June 2013 : 4th prize in RAISE: India Homes 2020 competition presented by Tata Tiscon (Video)
December 2012: Shantanu Poredi and Manisha Agarwal were both nominated for the iGEN( Innovation Generation ) 50 award. The IGEN 50 Award was to felicitate the top 50 next generation architects and interior designers.
November 2011 : Awarded 1st prize in a National Open Design Competition for the School of Planning and Architecture campus at Vijayawada in Andhra Pradesh.
September 2011 : Awarded Commendation Award in Group Housing – AYA Architect of the Year award by JK Cements for Student Housing at Mahatma Gandhi Antarrashtriya Hindi Vishwavidyalaya.
March 2010 : IIID Regional and National Award for Office Interior – TBWA/ office
March 2010 : IIID Regional and National Award for Public Space – A-mazing exhibition at Jahangir Art Gallery
September 2007 : Awarded Runner up for Best Office Interior by Nerolac for the Worldsport Office
February 2007 : Awarded 1st Prize in Invited Competition for Reliance Staff Housing
August 2003 : Awarded commendation prize in National Open Competition for Redevelopment of Minto Hall, Bhopal by EPCO
December 2002 : Awarded 1st Prize in National Open Competition for University Campus of Mahatma Gandhi Antarrashtriya Hindi Vishwavidyalaya
LECTURES/ SEMINARS AND EXHIBITIONS
January 2018 : Presented our works at the Kamla Raheja Vidyanidhi Institute for Architecture and Environmental Studies as a part of their Lecture series; Encounters.
December 2018 : Presented our works at the ARCH Eurasia Forum 2018 under the head, modern architecture of housing in the Eurasian space
November 2017 : Presented our works at the Academy of Architecture as a part of their Design Dialogue Series.
November 2017 : Architecture/ Artist/Art/ Architecture panel discussion with Mumbai Architecture Project ( M.A.P.) at Mumbai
November 2017 : Presented our works at Institute of Indian Interior designers I.I.I.D. (Charotar Chapter), Vallabh Vidyanagar
November 2017 : Lecture at Vadodara Design Academy ( VDA), Vadodara
August 2017 : Presented our works at the Kurula Varkey Design Forum, 2017 in their DE.TALKS series along with panelist Jeremy Till.
September 2017: Panel Discussion : “The Psychology of space making” at National Conference of FOAID
June 2017: Panelist at the ‘ 6th Annual – iGen Design Forum , 2017’
May 2017 : Juror for Sem 4 -Housing Studio Final Internal Review at Wadiyar Centre for Architecture, Mysuru.
December 2016 : Installation ‘On Stage : Sathenagar Here 2016‘ at the Kochi Muziris Biennale 2016 as part of the collective ‘Samooha‘.
December 2016 : Panelist for National Conference at Festival of Architecture and Interior Designing (FoAID), New Delhi.
November 2016 : Participant and mentor at ReCity Navi Mumbai (B.V.C.O.A) an ongoing initiative that partners with citizens to reflect, identify and take onus of urban issues.
July 2016: Lecture at Insights ; L.S Raheja College of Architeture,Mumbai
January 2016 : Exhibition The State of Architecture Practices and Processes in India featuring the firms work at National Gallery of Modern Art, Mumbai
September 2015 : Global Urban Higher Education: The challenges and potentials of internationalization at the UCL University College London representing KRVIA
August 2015 : Juror at COA-NIASA UGTA 2015 held at Mcgan’s Ooty school of architecture
July 2015 : Presented the VJTI Competition Entry at CEPT University, as part of FAAA’s event series.
December 2013 : Shenzhen Architecture Biennale Re-design of the factory in collaborative spirit with intent derelict industrial venue into a lively and inspiring place for cultural activities
January 2013 : Participated in BMW Guggenheim Lab’s ‘Meet In The Middle’ on Rethinking Skywalks and Sealinks.
January 2013 : Juror for architectural stream at 9th Birla White Yuva Ratna Awards.
July 2012 : Our city , Our Public Sphere Our House at INDO GERMAN URBAN MELA at Palace grounds, Bangalore
June 2012 : Juror for the Birla White Yuva Ratna Awards 2012
February 2012 : Participated in the Netherlands Architecture Institute (NAi) – TATA Matchmaking Workshop: at KRVIA, Mumbai.
August 2011 : Presented at CEPT University, as part of FAAA’s Multi-culti
June 2011 : Lecture at ‘Creativity Now’ at Haarlem, Netherlands. Invited by Dutch creative industries (Creativity Now:Connect and Collaborate)
March 2011: Guest Speaker for IIA, Belgaum in association with Asian Paints, 2011:
December 2010 : Juror for Asian Paints Royale State Awards ( Kerala) for Excellence in Architecture 2010
July 2010 : Lecture for IIID Delhi Chapter at the India Habitat Center : MO-OF works
June 2010 http://www.dutchdfa.com/india/visit-from-india
May 2010 : Lecture for IIID at Baroda: ‘Pedagogy via Practice via Pedagogy’ ‘Design & Practice for the Future’ forum.
November 2009 : Participated in the “Cultural Mission to Netherlands” at Netherlands Architecture Institute (NAi). A collective forum focused on slum revitalization and rehabilitation.
October 2009 : Exhibition of Nariman Point Masterplan Project with P.K Das at the Aedes Gallery, Berlin: “What makes India Urban? Challenges towards mobility, infrastructure, energy and perpetual change.
September 2009 : Invited speaker at the Indian Contemporary Art Expo at Nehru Centre, Worli.(Art Expo India)
July 2007 : ‘Design Process and My Projects’ presented MO-OF’s work at the Academy Of Architecture, Mumbai
February 2006 : Lecture at Academy Of Architecture to M.Arch Students
January 2005 : Exhibition ‘Shift’ at Chatterjee and Lal Gallery at Kala Ghoda with Sudarshan Shetty
August 2004 : Lecture for Juhu Citizens Welfare Group, on the Juhu Beach Redevelopment Plan.
February 2003 : Lecture at Young Architects Forum at UDRI, Mumbai: MO-OF works
December 2018: The Student Housing at the School of Planning and Architecture, Vijayawada published in the Eurasian Prize 2018 Winners Book (page 82-83)
October 2018: Our project, School of Planning and Architecture at Vijayawada published on the Architexturez website
July 2018: Article ‘ 100th Issue Hot 100- 100 reasons to celebrate’, in Architect and Interiors India
July 2017: Article ‘ 100th Issue Hot 100- 100 reasons to celebrate’, in Architect and Interiors India
January 2017 : Article published on M.G.A.H.V – Student and Faculty Housing on thinkMatter
December 2016 : Catalogue Forming In The Pupil of An Eye : Kochi Muziris Biennale 2016 , featuring the firms work ‘On Stage: Sathenagar Here‘ as part of the collective ‘Samooha‘ at the Kochi Muziris Biennale 2016
March 2016: Article ‘ Hot 100 – Celebrating the who’s who of contemporary Indian architecture and design’ , in Architect and Interiors India
January 2016 : Catalogue The State of Architecture Practices and Processes in India featuring the firms work at National Gallery of Modern Art, Mumbai
October 2014: Article : My Space- MO-OF in Home Review
June 2013 : Architect and Interiors India ( Big Bang Bar And Café)
March 2012: Article ‘ iGen Celebrating the next generation of innovators’, in Architect and Interiors India
January 2012 : Article in “The Hindu” newspaper for the School of Planning and Architecture competition
June 2011 : Article ‘Bioclimatic Skyscraper’ in Buildotech, on the REL Housing project.
March 2011 : Article ‘Fab 50 – The who’s who of Indian architecture and design’ , in Architect and Interiors India
June 2011 : Article ‘Make Light’ in Design Today on the Shadow House
July 2010 : Article ‘Office ‘SOUL’utions’ in Home Review, on the TBWA/ and Third eye office.
March 2010 : Article ‘Aces of space’ in Architect and Interiors India
March 2010 : Published in Construction week The website documented works of 10 architects in India involved in redefining the structures where we live, work and relax.
January 2009 : Article ‘A dose of Bose‘ in Inside Outside, on the Bose House. (Design Flute, AECWorld)
February 2008 : Article ‘Astute Aesthetics’ in Better Interiors, on The Worldsport office
January 2008 : Article ‘Interior Urbanism’ in Indian Architect and Builder.