This is about Architect Sangeet Sharma – some known and some untold stories regarding his life and work. SURFACES REPORTER made this the Cover Story because we felt that this conversation is important and should be shared with the design fraternity.
It is definitely a great blessing to have someone in the family who has reached the pinnacle of success in a particular field. When the next generation joins the same field of work, they are likely to be bestowed with established work, recognition, knowledge and network. There is always a mentor and guide to go back to, and there is hardly any room for error. The entry of second generation ushers new energy & ideas. However, it is also likely that the long line sketched by the seniors may sometimes become difficult and heavy for others to maintain. If expectations are high, this may lea