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7 seminal projects by Pritzker Prize winner Balkrishna Doshi

Fusing modernism with traditional Indian architecture

The modernist brick and concrete works of the Indian architect Balkrishna Doshi, who is known for his pioneering social housing schemes, are on show at the Vitra Design Museum in Germany from 30 March.

Covering seminal projects from 1958-2014, the retrospective charts the career of the 2018 Pritzker Prize winner, whose architecture has enhanced daily life in India while fusing the modernist styles of Le Corbusier and Louis Kahn with the traditions of his country.

Here are 7 of his most important projects.

‘Balkrishna Doshi: Architecture for the People’ runs at the Vitra Design Museum in Weil am Rhein from March 30 until September 8 2019

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