Sidhartha Talwar is principals at Studio Lotus, a New Delhi-based multi-disciplinary design practice they founded in 2002 with Ankur Choksi. The Aga Khan Award-nominated practice aims to craft spaces that address the emerging future of work, leisure and living. Its work is grounded on the principles of Conscious Design – an approach that celebrates local resources, cultural influences, a keen attention to detail, and an inclusive design process that seeks to bring out the best from all stakeholders.