RIBA Royal Gold Medal: Yasmeen Lari

20 September 2023
RIBA Royal Gold Medal: Yasmeen Lari

A unique display of photographs celebrating this year’s RIBA Royal Gold medallist Yasmeen Lari will be presented in Arper’s London showroom from 5th to 13th October.


Royal Gold Medal is the UK’s highest honour for architecture given in recognition of a lifetime’s work, promoted by the Royal Institute of British Architects and supported by Arper since 2016.

© Heritage Foundation of Pakistan

Yasmeen Lari is Pakistan’s first female architect, Co-Founder and CEO of the Heritage Foundation of Pakistan. Lari namesake architectural firm designed some of the most iconic projects in Pakistan until Lari retired in 2000 to focus on heritage conservation and humanitarian architecture.


The display highlights her latest projects, featuring zero carbon footprint concepts drawn from vernacular traditions.


A private view will take place on Thursday 5 October and will feature an introduction by Margaret Cubbage, RIBA Exhibitions Curator. By invitation only.

© Heritage Foundation of Pakistan
© Heritage Foundation of Pakistan

Arper Showroom

11 Clerkenwell Road

EC1M 5PA London


Display opening hours:

Friday 6th – Friday 13th October

Open Mon – Fri, 9am – 5:30pm


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