David Chipperfield

David Chipperfield Architects, Berlin, exhibiting at IAD 2017


  • European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award in 2011
  • RIBA Stirling Prize in 2007
  • Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA)
  • Royal Fine Art Commission (RFAC)
Company Name
David Chipperfield Architects
London, Berlin, Milan, Shanghai
David Chipperfield

David Chipperfield founded David Chippereld Architects in 1985. In 2012 he curated the 13th International Architecture Exhibition of the Venice Biennale. He was appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire in 2004, appointed a Royal Designer for Industry in 2006, and elected to the Royal Academy in 2008. In 2009 he was awarded the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany and in 2010 he was knighted for services to architecture. As recognition of a lifetime’s work he received the RIBA Royal Gold Medal for Architecture 2011 and the Praemium Imperiale 2013 from the Japan Art Association.

David Chippereld Architects has developed a diverse portfolio of cultural, residential, commercial, leisure and civic projects as well as masterplanning exercises. The reputation of the ofce is established by both a commitment to the collaborative aspect of creating architecture and a strong focus on rening design ideas to arrive at a solution which is architecturally, socially and intellectually coherent.


Renowned Recent Projects by David Chipperfield Architects

Mughal Museum, Agra
Photos Credit © David Chipperfield Architects

James Simon Galerie, Museum Island Berlin, Germany
Photos Credit © Stiftung Preussischer Kulturbesitz / Imaging Atelier

Neues Museum, Museum Island, Berlin, Germany
Photos Credit © Ute Zscharnt for David Chipperfield Architects

Museum of Modern Literature, Marbach am Neckar, Germany
Photos Credit © Ute Zscharnt for David Chipperfield Architects

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