2017 Royal Gold Medal Recipient Name is Paulo Mendes da Rocha
Paulo Mendes da Rocha will receive the 2017 Royal Gold Medal announced by the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA).
Paulo Mendes da Rocha said that “After so many years of work, it is a great joy to receive this recognition from the Royal Institute of British Architects for the contribution my lifetime of work and experiments have given to the progress of architecture and society. I would like to send my warmest wishes to all those who share my passion, in particular British architects, and share this moment with all the architects and engineers that have collaborated on my projects.”
The Royal Gold Medal will be presented to Paulo Mendes da Rocha in early 2017.