印度首次问鼎普利兹克奖
2018-03-11 21:05:55


This year's top award in architecture goes to Balkrishna Doshi.(1)
今年的最高建筑奖花落柏克瑞斯 多西(Balkrishna Doshi)。

This is the first time an Indian has won in the 40-year history of the award, known as the Pritzker Prize.(2)
该奖别名为普利兹克奖,其设立40年来,第一次有印度人获奖。

Some compare the award to the Nobel Prize.(3)
有人认为,该奖项与诺贝尔不相上下。

Doshi has been an architect, city planner, and educator for 70 years.(4)
多西从事建筑行业、城市规划行业以及教育行业已70载。

In contrast to other Pritzker winners, Doshi works almost only in his home country.(5)
与其他普利兹克获奖者得区别在于:多西几乎只在自己的国家工作。

In Ahmedabad, Doshi's designs can be seen in the concrete Life Insurance Corporation Housing buildings to the flowing curves of the Amdavad ni Gufa art gallery.(6)
在印度艾哈迈达巴德的很多地方可以看到多西的设计,比如人寿保险公司的混凝土建筑,以及Amdavad ni Gufa艺术画廊的流动曲线。

But he is best known for designing low-cost housing.(7)
但他最出名的还是设计经济房。

The Aranya project in Indore is home to more than 80,000 people, many of them poor.(8)
印多尔的阿亚尼亚项目为8万多人让8万多人有了家,其中的很多人都是穷人。

It includes a system of houses, courtyards, and pathways.(9)
该项目囊括了房屋、庭院和小路。

Doshi says the housing can change how home owners see their world.(10)
多西认为,房屋的设计可以改变房屋主人的世界观。

Now, their life has been changed. They feel hopeful, he said. They have ownership of something.(11)
现在,他们的生活已经发生了改变,感觉充满了希望,他如是说道。他们有了属于自己的东西。

Doshi said his life's work has been to help the have-nots, the people who have nothing.(12)
多西表示,他一辈子的工作就是帮助一无所有的人。

He called the prize an honor both for himself and for India.(13)
他认为这次获奖既是他的荣誉,也是印度的荣誉。

Doshi was born in 1927 in the city of Pune.(14)
多西1927年生于普纳。

He studied architecture in Mumbai and later worked under the architect known as Le Corbusier.(15)
他在孟买读了建筑专业,随后做了勒·柯布西耶(Le Corbusier)门下的弟子。

Doshi was the first director of Ahmedabad's School of Architecture and Planning, now known as CEPT University.(16)
多西是艾哈迈达巴德大学建筑与规划学院第一任院长,该学院是如今建筑学院环境规划与技术中心的前身。

He founded his own company in 1956, and lives and works in Ahmedabad.(17)
他于1956年成立了自己的公司,并在艾哈迈达巴德定居工作。

The Hyatt Foundation, which sponsors the Pritzker Prize, called Doshi's work poetic and functional.(18)
普利兹克奖的赞助商海亚特基金会称多西的作品既富有诗意,又十分实用。

It noted that Doshi's buildings both respect eastern culture and improve the quality of life in India.(19)
该基金会还表示,多西设计的房屋既尊重了东方的文化,也提升了印度的生活质量。

My work is the story of my life, Doshi said in the award announcement.(20)
我的工作讲述了我的生活,多西在获奖感言中如是说道。

He said he was always moving forward, changing and searching, to look beyond architecture to look only at life.(21)
他表示,他一直在向前走着,不断地改变,不断地追寻,超越建筑本身去体味生活。

Doshi will be given the $100,000 prize in May at a ceremony in Toronto, Canada.(22)
在加拿大多伦多5月的颁奖典礼上,多西将获得10万美元的奖金。

I'm Susan Shand.(23)
苏珊 尚德(Susan Shand)为您播报。


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