David ADJAYE

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1966-09-22
Education South Bank Univ (BA), RCA (MA)
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Style David Adjaye, Esq, OBE
Career architect; Chassay Architects 1988-90, David Chipperfield Architects 1991, Eduardo Souto de Moura Architects Portugal 1991, founding ptnr Adjaye & Russell 1994-2000, princ Adjaye/Associates 2000-; projects: Idea Store Chrisp Street London 2004, Nobel Peace Centre Oslo 2005, Idea Store Whitechapel London 2005, Rivington Place London 2007, Bernie Grant Centre London 2007, Stephen Lawrence Centre London 2007, Museum of Contemporary Art USA 2007, William O Lockridge Bellevue Neighborhood Library Washington DC 2012, Francis A Gregory Neighborhood Library Washington DC 2012; presenter Building Africa: Architecture of a Continent, co-presenter of two television series Dreamspaces (BBC); lectr: South Bank Univ 1993-98, RCA 1998-2002; first Louis Khan visiting prof Univ of Pensylvania, tutor AA, Kenzo Tange prof in architecture Harvard Grad Sch of Design, visiting prof Princeton Univ Sch of Architecture; delivered numerous talks and lectures worldwide; sr fell Royal Coll of Art 2007, hon fell AIA NY 2008; Hon Dr Arts Univ of E London 2007; RIBA, ARB; >ir< Sumi (Kyoto Geidai Gallery Japan) 1993, Papers (Architecture Foundation London) 1995, Tasty (Selfridges London) 1997, Outside/In: London Architecture (Architeckturforum Innsbruck) 2000, Adjaye/Associates Recent Work (Hanover Univ) 2001, David Adjaye Making Public Buildings (Whitechapel Gall) 2006; >ir< First Prize Housing British Gas Student Competition 1992, First Prize Bronze Medal RIBA 1993, Highly Commended Phoenix Meml Competition 1993, First Prize Lewes Ideas Competition 1993, RIBA Building Award 2005 (for Idea Store Chrisp Street), RIBA Accessibility Award 2005 (for Idea Store Whitechapel), nomination RIBA Stirling Prize 2006, RIBA London Awards (Art and Culture) 2008 (for Rivington Place), Designs of the Year Design Museum 2008 (for Stephen Lawrence Centre), Elle Decoration Award 2008 (for Rivington Place), RIBA Int Award 2008 (for Museum of Contemporary Art), Design Miami Designer of the Year Award 2011, First Prize IX Int Architecture Award in the category Public Building 2011, Condé Nast Innovation and Design Award 2011 (for Genesis Pavilion), awarded top place in Guardian's Powerlist 2013, RIBA Int Award 2013 (for Francis A Gregory Neighborhood Library), RIBA Int Award 2013 (for William O Lockridge Bellevue Neighborhood Library)
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