Ninoshka Henriques

Ninoshka Henriques

New York, NY, US



We live in a world that is rapidly changing and with cities constantly evolving, being part of this change is not only crucial, but necessary.

Ninoshka Henriques is an Urban Designer and Architect, she holds a Bachelors degree in Architecture from Pune University, India and a Masters degree in Architecture and Urban Design, from Columbia University, New York City. 

Her work and career aims to be part of the community that can visualize, test and design resilient buildings and cities that foster social interaction, economic growth while reacting to environmental change. Her interest in design spans from creating innovative, unique spaces within a city that are experiential and functional while also pushing the boundaries of what Architecture is! 

Besides ones design thinking, Ninoshka believes that for a successful design solution and moving forward collaborative design is the way. It has become crucial to cross over different disciplines and use each other as sounding boards to push design ideas and re-imagine our buildings and cities.


ODA-Architecture, New York City, Junior Architect/Designer

Jun 2015 - Oct 2015

Columbia University, New York, NY, US, Associate in Architecture

Jun 2014 - Jun 2015

Columbia University, New York, NY, US, Teaching Assistant

Jan 2014 - May 2014

Huckle and Partners LLC, Muscat, OM, Junior Architect

Jun 2011 - May 2013

Huckle and Partners LLC, Muscat, OM, Architectural Trainee

Jun 2010 - Oct 2010

Atkins Global, Muscat, OM, Summer Intern

Jun 2008 - Jul 2008


Columbia University, New York, NY, US, Masters, Architecture and Urban Design

Jun 2013 - May 2014

University of Pune, Pune, IN, BArch, Architecture

Aug 2006 - May 2011


Honor of Excellence in Design, Award

GSAPP, Columbia University
Work in design studios during the program of study


Lucille Smyser Lowenfish Memorial Prize, Award

GSAPP, Columbia University
Placemaking for Innovation, Spring semester project


Constro Gate Design, 2nd Place

Constro India
Gate design


Areas of Specialization