National Craft Museum Visit – Report

National Craft Museum Visit

Ministry of textile government of India
Pragati Maidan, NEW DELHI
Date-: 27th Sept,2022


National Craft Museum
Students of School of Architecture and Design, Noida International University visited National craft museum at Pragati Maidan in New Delhi on 27th Sep 2022.

The National Handicrafts and Handlooms Museum, popularly known as the National Crafts Museum & Hastkala Academy, celebrates the rich, diverse, and practicing craft traditions of India, the museum was designed by the renowned architect Charles Correa. The rare and finest specimens of traditional Indian handicrafts and handlooms are preserved with the objective that these would serve as source material for the revival, reproduction and development of Indian crafts. These source materials are meant for the master craftsmen, art-historians and craft designers along with the people who are interested to know our age-old cultural heritage.


  • To aware students about different craft in India.
  • To give them exposer about the spaces use to display different craft like artifacts, textile, sculptors,
    painting and many more.
  • Show them the use of natural and artificial light use in interior spaces.
  • To explain them traditional and vernacular style of construction in India from every region.
  • Explain them material culture and how its evolve with the time.
  • To give knowledge about natural colour and dye also the process of making art craft accessories
    use in interior.


Students explore various art form from all over India. They got knowledge about different culture and tradition from India and art work belongs to them the also explore the spaces and understood the space layout wall treatment and use of light in spaces. Very closely explore the carving work in stone wood used in door and windows from Gujrat, Rajasthan and Andhra Pradesh.

Students also attended lecture by Mr. Rajendra (Craft director in the Museum) also got opportunity to watch documentary on Product life by designer Shitharth Das (Alumni od N.I.D). they closely understood the material and the style used in vernacular architecture of every state of India.


S.No. Name Course Designation
1. Ar. Anju Ahirwal   Associate Professor
2 Aman Bairwa B.Arch Student 4th year
3 Neeraj Sharma B.Arch Student 4th year
4 Arin Panghal B.Arch Student 4th year
5. Anmol B.Arch Student 4th year
6 Sushasnt Chaudhary B.ID Student 3 rd year
7 Anusha Syed B.ID Student 3rd year
8 Disha Agarwal B.ID Student 3rd year
9 Sakshi Deori B.ID Student 3rd year
10 Sanchika B.ID Student 3rd year
11 Aman B.Arch Student 3rd year
12 Mike Dcoza B.Arch Student 3rd year
13 Pradeep Sharma B.Arch Student 3rd year
14 Pranav B.Arch Student 3rd year
15 Vikas Kumar Mahato B.ID Student 2nd Year
16 Girik Bordoloi B.ID Student 2nd Year
17 Mohd. Kashif B.ID Student 2nd Year
18 Mahi Aggarwal B.ID Student 2nd Year
19 Deepika Agnihotri B.ID Student 2nd Year
20 Arzu Khanam B.ID Student 2nd Year
21 Md. Ali B.ID Student 2nd Year
22 Nupoor B.ID Student 2nd Year
23 PARAS TAYAL B.ID Student 1nd Year
24 SWAPNIL AGRAWAL B.ID Student 1nd Year
25 DANISH B.ID Student 1nd Year
26 VIVEK KUMAR TOMAR B.ID Student 1nd Year
27 RAHIL ALI B.ID Student 1nd Year
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