Award Name : Royal Gold Medal for architecture
Year of Award : 2011
Award for : Architecture
Location : London, England, United Kingdom
Sir David Alan Chipperfield CBE RA RDI RIBA (born 18 December 1953) is a British architect.David Chipperfield has been recognised for his work with an array of honours and awards including membership of the Royal Academy of Arts, the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany, a knighthood for services to architecture, and the Praemium Imperiale from the Japan Art Association in 2013.
David Chipperfield Architects is a global architectural practice with offices in London, Berlin, Milan, and Shanghai, and projects in more than 20 countries on 4 continents. The practice's projects have received more than 100 architecture and design awards, including the 2007 RIBA Stirling Prize (for the Museum of Modern Literature, Marbach), the 2011 European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture (Mies van der Rohe Award), and the 2011 Deutscher Architekturpreis.He received Royal Gold Medal of the Royal Institute of British Architects in 2011.