Awards 

Balkrishna Doshi, RIBA Royal Gold Medal 2022

Balkrishna Doshi, RIBA Royal Gold Medal 2022
Awards 

Balkrishna Doshi, RIBA Royal Gold Medal 2022

13/12/2021


Photo: Pratik Gajjar

Acclaimed Indian architect Balkrishna Doshi will receive the Royal Gold Medal 2022, one of the world’s highest honours for architecture.

Given in recognition of a lifetime’s work, the Royal Gold Medal is approved personally by Her Majesty The Queen and is given to a person or group of people who have had a significant influence on the advancement of architecture.

With a 70 year career and over 100 built projects, Balkrishna Doshi has influenced the direction of architecture in India and its adjacent regions through both his practice and his teaching. His buildings combine pioneering modernism with vernacular, informed by a deep appreciation of the traditions of India’s architecture, climate, local culture and craft. His projects include administrative and cultural facilities, housing developments and residential buildings. He has become internationally known for his visionary urban planning and social housing projects, as well as his work in education, both in India and as a visiting professor at universities around the world...

RIBA. Royal Gold Medal 2022 recipient: Balkrishna Doshi


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