About CDS

ABOUT CHIRAG DESIGN STUDIO

Chirag Design Studio (CDS) is an award winning, multidisciplinary firm in the field of Architecture and Interior designing, led by Principal Architect Chirag Swain. The firm specializes in designing luxury villas, designer boutique stores, home decor, hospitality projects and corporate offices.

CDS revolutionised the practice of architecture and interior designing from being a factory driven concept to a much customised design approach towards each and every clients’ needs, which involved made to order design practices.

The firm from designing single high end Villas since the year 2005 is now designing multi dwelling large scale housing projects and master planning big integrated satellite townships.

Chirag Design Studio does not follow any signature design style and believes in working from conception to completion on every project with intense research and new thoughts and ideas.

The firm is the most sought after designing house in the state of Odisha for the most innovative and out of the box projects. The firm has so far successfully completed more than hundred projects within the entire country and is now working on projects in the state of Odisha, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, West Bengal, Assam, Delhi and Uttar Pradesh.

CDS has been successful in getting prominent coverage in a lot of Magazines and Journals for its innovative designs and concepts. Also, it has always been among the front runners for various award categories and to name a few, it bagged the ARCHIDESIGN AWARD in New Delhi for the BEST SMALL TOWN ARCHITECTURE PROJECT 2009 for its impeccable design of a leather and shoe boutique in Bhubaneswar, Odisha.

DESIGN PHILOSOPHY

We aim at not just client satisfaction but client delight, by fulfilling their needs and surpassing their expectations.

You must have heard of architects putting their heart and soul into their designs. But at CDS it’s our client’s heart and soul that belongs in the designs we prepare for them. We believe in teaming up with our clients and supporting their dreams with our vision and skill-set within the given framework of time and money.

CDS does not follow any signature style in its creations. We, instead try to create a new space every time that would be recognized for its innovation, experience and architectural expressions.

PRINCIPAL

Architect Chirag Swain finished his schooling from IVY League Academy, Hyderabad and went on to complete his Architecture degree from Piloo Mody College of Architecture. He represented his college at NASA (National Association of students of Architecture) and was the 1ST student to win accolades and prizes for his college in the national level competition in 2001 and 2002. Winning awards on a national platform like NASA, competing with the best young minds in the field of architecture gave him the confidence to start his own firm in the year 2005. He then trained under acclaimed celebrity designer Mustafa Eisa wherein he was introduced to the world of high end luxury interior designing. Architect Chirag Swain is a globe trotter and his sheer passion for travelling enriches his thoughts and perceptions about how the world of architecture world has evolved from its history to the present and what the future entails. Travelling helps him in self-learning and grasping experience about the new resources around.

He religiously attends the SALONE DE MOBILE MILANO in Milan, the ECOBUILD in London and MAISON & OBJET PARIS in Paris every year to enrich his skill as a designer and to be aware of the latest innovations in the world of Construction, Interiors and Design. In the year 2014, he was the only Indian designer to be invited to RIBA (Royal Institute of British Architects) to attend a workshop – ‘Partnering Success’ to be able to work in collaboration with the best of the architects in the world.

THE CDS TEAM

From designing small cabins within offices and training centres, CDS has now evolved from a one-man informal practice to a team of over 25 design professionals -Architects, interior designers, graphic designers and engineers. It has a highly qualified team that can undertake the design and execution of architectural, structural, MEP services, landscape, interior architectural and interior design projects, together with the manufacture of their own refined and customized furniture.