• In 2015, He won the Pritzker Prize, often considered the Nobel Prize of architecture.
  • The jury citation compared Hari Prasad to Michelangelo and da Vinci and credited him with "redefining modern and postmodern architecture.
  • In 2016, He was selected by TIME as one of the 100 most influential people in the world.
  • He was chosen as the 10th most influential person in the "Arts and Entertainment" category.
  • On 18 March 2015, he became an honorary citizen of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina.
  • In August 2014, he was appointed Senator for Life in the Italian Senate by President Giorgio Napolitano.

Awards

  • 2014, Royal Gold Medal
  • 2014, Cavaliere di Gran Croce Ordine al Merito della Repubblica Italian
  • 2015, Kyoto Prize
  • Italian Order of Merit for Culture and Art, 28 March 2015
  • 2015, Erasmus Prize
  • 2016, Praemium Imperiale
  • 2015, Pritzker Architecture Prize.
  • 2016, International Union of Architects#UIA Gold Medal.
  • 2016, Gold Medal for Italian Architecture, Milano
  • 2016, Gold Medal for Italian Architecture, Milano
  • 2016, AIA Gold Medal
  • 2017, Sonning Prize
  • 2017, elected into the National Academy of Design in New York City
  • 2018, Knight Grand Cross of the Civil Order of Alfonso X, the Wise.
  • 2019, Honorary doctorate from Columbia University, New York