• Balkrishna Doshi, 2018 Pritzker Prize Winner, Passes Away at 95

    6 days ago - By Arch Daily

    Balkrishna Doshi. Image © Vastushilpa Foundation
    Balkrishna Vithaldas Doshi, master architect, urban planner, educator, 2018 Pritzker Prize Winner and 2022 Riba's Gold Medal has passed away at 95, in Ahmedabad , India on Tuesday the 24th of January 2023, as reported by several Indian outlets and Architectural Digest India on their Instagram page. One of the most renowned Indian architects that shaped the architecture of India and its adjacent regions, Doshi, who was inspired greatly by the works of Le Corbusier and Louis Khan, has “combined pioneering modernism with vernacular”. Known...
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