Vinit Nikumbh is an Architect who also has an keen interest in Cinema and Design. He did his undergraduate studies from Mumbai, where he was an excellent student winning awards for his design dissertation from the National Council of Architecture India. He has done his Masters in Architecture and Media from Cornell University New York. His work has won awards nationally like the MCHI Housing Design Competition and his work has been published and exhibited Internationally including at AIA New York. Vinit has been a design faculty at various Architecture Schools in Mumbai (Rizvi College of Architecture, Rachna Sansad, Balwant Seth School of Architecture, IES College of Architecture, and Kamla Raheja Vidyanidhi Institute for Architecture) He has also worked with the Society for Enviornment and Architecture and The School of Environment and Architecture Borivali as one of its initial founding employees. Vinit has also worked with leading architects in Mumbai and New York.
Vinit was also selected as by the UDRI as a research fellow to work on issues of Urbanism in Mumbai. He conducted a study on the issues of Walkability and pedestrian access to important nodal transportation junctions in the city of Mumbai. The study culminated in a public presentation and a draft of pedestrian accessibility guidelines that could be addressed in the new development plan for the city.
He is the founder of Bricolage Bombay . Bricolage Bombay is Collaborative studio that lies on the boundaries of Architecture and other Etceteras – Media, Design and Urbanism. Vinit is a registered architect with the Council of Architecture India. He is also a member of the American Institute of Architects.