World Building of the Year contenders.


Imagine being awarded with the title 'Building of the year' That is one epic title to be given. Think about the thousands of buildings constructed each year across the globe, being on this shortlist means you definitely have done a lot right when it comes to design. Here is a collection of the finalist for World Building of the Year.

Cardedeu-by-EMC-Arquitectura_dezeen_784_2.jpg
Zhonghe-Sports-Center-by-Q-Lab-Design_dezeen_784_16.jpg
Ribbon-Chapel-by-Hiroshi-Nakamura_dezeen_784.jpg
Gammel-Hellerup-High-School_BIG_dezeen_784_7.jpg
Thermal-Spa-Hotel-by-Gad-Architecture_dezeen_784.jpg
Australian-Pavilion-Venice-by-Denton-Corker-Marshall_dezeen_784_.jpg
Case-Western-Reserve-University-Tinkham-Veale-University-Center-by-Perkins-Will_dezeen_784.jpg
Case-Western-Reserve-University-Tinkham-Veale-University-Center-by-Perkins-Will_dezeen_784_2.jpg
Fulton-Center-by-Grimshaw_dezeen_784.jpg
8-Chifley-by-Rogers-Stirk-Harbour-Partners_dezeen_ss_5.jpg
Vertical-Itaim-by-Studio-MK27_dezeen_784_8.jpg
Hiroshi-Senjyu-Musem-Karuizawa-Cafe-Shop-by-Hideo-Yasui-A.I.T_dezeen_784.jpg
Cam-Thanh-Community-House-by-Hoang-thuc-Hao_dezeen_784_111.jpg
Termite-nest-house-by-Tropical-Space_dezeen_784.jpg
Tower-House-by-Andrew-Maynard_dezeen_784.jpg
Nan-Tien-Institute-and-Cultural-Centre-by-Woods-Bagot_dezeen_784_2.jpg
Yacht-Club-de-Monaco-by-Foster-and-Partners_dezeen_784.jpg
Buenos-Aires-city-hall-by-Foster-and-Partners_dezeen_784.jpg
The-Pagoda-from-a21studio_dezeen_784_51.jpg
Halifax-Central-Library-by-Schmidt-Hammer-Lassen_dezeen_784_4.jpg
Learning-Hub-by-Heatherwick-Studio_dezeen_784.jpg
The_Interlace_by_Ole_Scheeren_dezeen_784_21.jpg
Lady-Cilento-Childrens-Hospital-by-Lyons_dezeen_784_9.jpg
Olympic-aquatics-centre-by-Zaha-Hadid_dezeen_784.jpg
Science_Hills_Komatsu_by_Mari_Ito_dezeen_784.jpg
Stonehenge-Visitor-Centre-Denton-Corker-Marshall_784.jpg
Uni-of-Greenwich-by-Heneghan-Peng-Hufton-Crow_dezeen_7841.jpg
Yanweizhou-Park-by-Turenscape-International_dezeen_784.jpg
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Collected from all over the world, these designs provide a vast array of different techniques and approaches to design, reflecting unique tastes to each country and a blend of both modern and classical architecture. Which do you think is the best?

You can view the full collection, and information on each building here. 

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