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Chowdhury, Eulie (<i>born</i> 1923), architect, teacher, designer

in Grove Art Online

Volume Grove Art Online, issue Published in print August 1996 |
Published online January 1998 | e-ISBN: 9781884446054

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Indian architect, teacher and designer. Chowdhury trained at the University of Sydney, receiving her bachelor of architecture degree in 1947. After a brief period in the USA she returned to India in 1951 to work on Le Corbusier’s plans for Chandigarh, the new capital city of the Punjab. She subsequently held various official positions: Senior Architect for Chandigarh (1951–63); Chief Architect for Chandigarh (1971–76); Chief Architect of Punjab State (1976–81); and Chief Architect

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