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B. V. Doshi
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Name B. V. Doshi
OAL
Nationality Indian
Birth date 26 August 1927 (1927-08-26) (ageĀ 94)
Birth place Pune, Bombay Presidency, British India
Alma mater J. J. School of Architecture, Mumbai
Work
Buildings IIM-Bangalore, IIM Udaipur, National Institute of Fashion Technology New Delhi
Awards Padma Shri
Ordre des Arts et des Lettres
Pritzker Prize
Aga Khan Award for Architecture

Balkrishna Vithaldas Doshi, OAL, (born 26 August 1927) is an Indian architect. His best known designs are IIM Bangalore, IIM Udaipur, NIFT Delhi, Amdavad ni Gufa, CEPT University, and the Aranya Low Cost Housing development in Indore.

In 2018, he became the first Indian architect to receive the Pritzker Prize. He was also awarded the Padma Shri.

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