Ceiling Designs - Evolution in India
It was a simple affair. Ceilings in India were a very simple affair.
Plain white surface extending from wall to wall, with a humble brown-colored Usha fan in the center! My father says, getting hold of a different colored fan was in itself a challenge.
Mind you, this was not 50 years ago - I mean even 10-15 years back, interior design was an elitist affair and even if you were design oriented, furniture, furnishings, decor took priority. Ceilings perhaps received a simple POP (plaster or paris) border around the corners!
Things have wildly changed and at an astonishing pace. Increasing income levels, higher exposure to curated aesthetic influences have resulted in an exploding adoption of the latest trends in interior design. With advances in materials and technology, ease of installation has increased and there is much more variety available. Interior designers typically focus on furniture, furnishing, flooring, false ceilings, wall painting and lighting to give a complete modern look. While others add a