Chipperfield finds honour but no profit in his country
David Chipperfield, who has not been commissioned in the uk for 11 years, won plaudits at home and abroad this week. His Henley Rowing Centre won the Royal Fine Art Commission's building of the year award, and his practice the Heinrich Tessenow Gold Medal, awarded by Hamburg's Alfred Toepfer Foundation.
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