Arper is pleased to announce its continued support of the Royal Institute of British Architects
(RIBA) annual awards programme celebrating outstanding work in architecture.
The company will be the sole sponsor of the 2020 Royal Gold Medal events taking place this
week at the RIBA’s iconic London Headquarters.
Dublin-based practice Grafton Architects is the recipient of this distinguished Prize in recognition
of a lifetime’s work, marked by a humble and humane approach to architecture.
The Royal Gold Medal Lecture by Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara, co-founders of
Grafton Architects, will take place on 12 February in the Jarvis Hall, followed by a student crit
event and a celebratory dinner on 13 February in the Florence Hall.
Arper’s collections chosen for the programme of events include Cila by Lievore Altherr, Dizzie
and Yop by Lievore Altherr Molina.
Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara, ©Grafton
University Campus UTEC Lima. Photo: Iwan Baan
Cila chair by Lievore Altherr for Arper. Photo: Iris Humm