Mr. Ramprasad Akkisetti

Mr. Ramprasad Akkisetti, is the Founder Managing Director of Christopher Charles Benninger Architects Private Limited (CCBA). He has been associated with the firm for the past 16 years, during which time it has grown from a small practice to one of the country’s premier architectural firms. With academic backgrounds in medicine, psychology and anthropology, he has been into teaching and is also the author of the first Indian textbook on psychology, called ‘Psychology for Beginners’, in addition to having written about architecture and published photographs in more than 100 journals and magazines in India and abroad. He has also ventured into the world of Art by starting an exclusive art gallery called India House Art Gallery, in Pune.


India House Art Gallery
India House is synonymous with haute culture and creative energy in the metropolis of Pune, a city of great culture and history. Extending this tradition, the India House Art Gallery in the west end of Pune, at Balewadi, offers a large spatial domain for art.

The gallery is dedicated to the exhibition of master art works exploring timeless energy with freesh commitment. India House Art Gallery stands for passion, dedicated to the interpretation of human existence through highly crafted imagery. The gallery is committed to working with exceptional artists who are visually gifted, technically exceptional, and of important artistic merit and accomplishment. Whatever the medium represented, the art works are well crafted, unique and transformational. Though tied to no specific aesthetic philosophy, the gallery seeks to introduce the connoisseurs of Pune to creative genius that is of truly international quality, and influential nature.

The gallery will host autumn, winter and spring exhibitions, with related talks and seminars.