+Let’s Design talk show podcast // Cindrebay School of Design, September 2022

+“Experimental Design” // Spaces Podcast [EXPRESS], August 2021

+“Design Research + Realization” // The All-Nighter Podcast, February 2021

+“DesignAware: Design is a Movement” // The Story of Design podcast, October 2020

+“Role of an Architect with Takbir Fatima” // ArchGyan podcast, April 2020

+“A Serendipitous Journey in Design with Takbir Fatima” // ArchGyan Podcast, January 2019

Published Interviews

+“From Virtual to Two Countries: DesignAware” // Future Trajectories // ArchitectureLive!, September 2022

+“Nurturing a Technological and Socially-relevant Practice through the Pandemic” // Architecture Practice Strategy during the Pandemic 2020 // ArchitectureLive!, February 2021

+“Architect Takbir Fatima on Exploration, Awareness, and Storytelling through Design” // Firm of Her Own // The Architecture Marketing Institute, October 2020

+“City Architect on a Road Less Traveled” // Hyderabad Express // The New Indian Express, May 2020

+“Meet Architecture and Design Studio, DesignAware” // The Hard Copy, December 2019

+“Breaking Perceptions around Design” // Hyderabad Today cover story, Telangana Today, September 2019

+“Humanizing Design” // Hyderabad Express cover story, The New Indian Express, September 2019

+iGen 2019 // Architect & Interiors India, April 2019

+“The School with the Red Stairs” // The Ajala Project, April 2019

+“Women Entrepreneurs Making a Difference in India” // Startup Byte, February 2019

+“In Touch with the Future” // Pool Magazine, February 2018

+Rising Stars” // Surfaces Reporter Magazine, September 2017

+A Young Architect Breaking Cultural Stereotypes” //, July 2017

+“Design Should be Democratic, Not Discrmininatory” // Cindrebay Design Blog, November 2016

+Namaste Telangana, June 2015

+“They Design Everything!” // EdTech Revolution,, October 2014

TV/ Video/ Live Interviews

+Women in Computational Design // Surfaces Reporter Magazine/ WADe Asia, August 2022

+Future of Architecture // RVS Padmavathy School of Architecture, September 2021

+Point of View // Cindrebay School of Design, July 2021

+Stories of Failure // ArchitectureLive!, July 2021


+H.I.V.E. Talks // Arch-i-Tech Club, VIT University, February 2021

+Hilltop School // Screentime, Dezeen Virtual Design Festival, July 2020

+Hilltop School // TV5, October 2019

+Hilltop School in Golconda // Great Facades, Buildofy, February 2018

+Khas Mulaqat // Munsif TV, July 2017

+Special Story on Takbir Fatima and DesignAware // Vanitha TV, May 2017

+Meet the Founder // Startup Talkies, Startup Hyderabad, October 2016

Social Media Takeover/ Live Interviews

+Re:Hash Parametric // Instagram Live Interview, February 2021

+All of Archi // Instagram Live Interview, June 2020

+WDOPepTalk // World Design Organization // Instagram Takeover, May 2020

+Awwchitecture // Instagram Live Interview, May 2020

+“Generative Design through Analog Algorithms” // OneistoX // Instagram Live Takeover, May 2020

Print Media


+Crescendo and Ribbon House // Cover Story on Facades // IFJ Magazine // April 2020
+“She Speaks: Women in Design” // Cover Story // Surfaces Reporter Magazine // March 2020
+“Women in Design 2020+” // Cover Story // Architect & Interiors India Magazine, February 2020
+Rewind // Better Interiors Magazine, February 2020
+“Substance in Smallness” // Suprio Bhattacharjee // Domus Magazine, October 2019
+“Bold Graphics” // Design Detail Magazine, November 2018
+“Fractal Geometry in Architecture and Design” // Surfaces Reporter Magazine (cover), September 2017
+“Tailored by Design” // Indian Architect & Builder, August 2017
+“Space for Spurt of Ideas” // The Hindu Metroplus, July 2017
+“Industrial Kitchen Remodel” // Ideal Home & Garden, November 2015
+“The Story of a Walk-in Portfolio” // Startup 360, April 2015
+“Inexpensive Interior Ideas” // Deccan Chronicle, September 2014
+“MIDAS: Best Architectural College in South India” // Deccan Chronicle, July 2013
+“Building Next Gen Architects” // New Indian Express StandOut, May 2012

Online Media

+“AA Alumna Takbir Fatima featured in Dezeen Virtual Design Festival and nominated for Emerging Architect of the Year” // AA News, August 2020
+“DesignAware studio’s Road Less Traveled lecture series raise funds for COVID-19” // Stir World, May 2020
+“Escola é construída em meio às rochas de antigo Forte na Índia” // Casa Vogue Brasil, October 2019
+“Rocky hillside used as walls and floors for Hilltop School in Hyderabad” // Lizzie Crook // Dezeen, October 2019
+“Site Visit: Hilltop School by DesignAware” // Arshiya Syed // Matter, July 2018
+“A School Carved from a Cliff in the Heritage Precinct of Golconda” // designboom, June 2018
+“Simplicity and Serenity in a Sacred Space” // Volume Zero, June 2018
+“Hilltop School/ Bright Horizon Academy” // ArchDaily, June 2018
+“Micro Mosque, Macro Spirituality” // Mvslim, April 2018
+“The Hilltop School, at the foot of Golconda Fort, an Ensemble of Contextual Design, Sustainable Solution and Every Child’s Delight” // Volume Zero, October 2016
+“DesignAware: Thinking Made Visual” // Creative Startups + Technology Startups, Startup Hyderabad, September 2014
+“Before & After: An Architect’s Own Creative Kitchen Renovation” // Apartment Therapy, August 2014
+“Fractals Workshop at MIDAS with Takbir Fatima” // Jaffer Khan // Marg Swarnabhoomi, May 2012