Mansi Shah is an architect ‐ urban designer, who works as Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Planning at CEPT University. With teaching, she works on her independent research projects on different subjects under ‘Ahmedabad Mapping Project’, ‘City Water Walks’ and ‘Pocket- garden’. She has a keen interest in pedagogy and research related to environmental issues and uses teaching and art as a way to communicate and further her causes.
‘Feral city’ is an outcome of her interest and the project makes visible the fragile and stressed landscape of our cities and mainly that which affect the biodiversity. With a series of drawings, created over photos, Mansi tries to show the different scenarios of environmental degradation and the threat it poses to all of us.