GROUNDSTORY | collaborative landscape + architecture  – was started in 2016, by arjun sharma, landscape architect and gaurav shetty, architect & interior designer.

the firm specializes in landscape design, architecture, interior design, site planning/site management strategies and natural resource management.

GROUNDSTORY is currently collaborating on a number of projects with firms such as
Shashi Prabhu Architects, Mumbai, S+PS Architects, Mumbai, AICPL, Thane, PKDas & Associates, Mumbai, Mayfair Housing, Mumbai, Sp+a, Mumbai, Nakshatra group, Thane, Eco-First (a TCE subsidiary) and Saraf Architecture Associates, Nasik

arjun sharma is a consulting landscape architect and designer.

 Since 2004, he has worked with some of the most reputed architecture and landscape firms in mumbai and pune, on commercial, residential and landscape master planning projects.


his professional interests include land art, urban open spaces and landscape narratives and he teaches landscape theory as visiting faculty at the rachana sansad’s academy of architecture.




gaurav shetty is a consulting architect and interior designer. Since 2004, he has worked with some of the most reputed architecture firms in mumbai, on architecture, interior design and urban design projects.

his professional experience of over 12 years covers planning, design and execution of private houses, residential townships, affordable housing projects, civic buildings, residential & commercial interiors and public spaces.

during these years, he has been involved in various stages of the project including project initiation, client interaction, conceptual design, design development, co-ordination with various external consultants including services, structure, liaison, environmental etc., tender papers preparation, business development, client relationship development, preparation of responses to RFPs and EOIs, preparation of proposals and organizational & HR management.