In memory of 2019 AIA Gold Medalist Lord Richard Rogers, Hon. FAIA
WASHINGTON – Dec. 20, 2021 – The American Institute of Architects (AIA) released the following statement today in memory of 2019 AIA Gold Medalist Lord Richard Rogers, Hon. FAIA:
“Lord Rogers overcame early challenges to build a legacy as a generous colleague and innovative designer in a career that spanned seven decades," said AIA 2022 President Dan Hart, FAIA. "He will be remembered for his kind spirit and open-minded approach to design, which resulted in a body of work that was singular while also the result of a deep commitment to collaboration."
“Lord Richard Rogers brought both poetic clarity and a courageous urbanism to architecture, yielding an optimistic, positive view of our collective future,” said AIA EVP/Chief Executive Officer Robert Ivy, FAIA.
Visit AIA’s website to learn more about award-winning architect Lord Richard Rogers.