Gallery: Balkrishna Doshi becomes India's first Pritzker Architecture Prize winner

Regarded as the Nobel Prize for architecture, the Pritzker Prize has honored the work of living architects from all over the world since its inception in 1979. This year sees it make its way to India for the first time, going to Balkrishna Doshi who has spent much of his 70-year career dedicated to improving the quality of life in his homeland with a particular focus on lower socio-economic classes. The Pritzker Jury deemed there was no candidate for 2018 that better fit its criteria of having "produced consistent and significant contributions to humanity and the built environment through the art of architecture.".. Continue Reading Gallery: Balkrishna Doshi becomes India's first Pritzker Architecture Prize winner Category: Architecture Tags: Awards India pritzker Related Articles: Gallery: Pano Awards showcase the most stunning panoramic photographs of 2017 The Frame Design Awards crown th

Gallery: Balkrishna Doshi becomes India's first Pritzker Architecture Prize winner

Regarded as the Nobel Prize for architecture, the Pritzker Prize has honored the work of living architects from all over the world since its inception in 1979. This year sees it make ...

Thu 8 Mar 18 from Gizmag

Balkrishna (B.V.) Doshi becomes the first Indian architect to win the Pritzker Prize

Balkrishna Doshi has just been named the 2018 Pritzker Prize Laureate. One of architecture's most prestigious awards, the prize is designed to heighten public awareness of outstanding architecture ...

Wed 7 Mar 18 from Inhabitat

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