msn money recently published ‘The best new buildings on the planet’.
Writing about The World Architecture Festival, the experts rounded-up the world’s best buildings – both new and old.
Now in its 8th year, the festival is the world’s largest celebration of innovative architecture and design.
Here is a list of the buildings that came out triumphant.
- Best in Civic and Community: Cam Thanh Community House in Vietnam by 1 + 1 > 2 International Architecture
- Best Display: Brazilian Pavilion, Expo Milano 2015 in Italy by Studio Arthur Casas + Atelier Marko Brajovic
- Best in Health: Walumba Elders Centre in Australia by Iredale Pedersen Hook Architects
- Best in Higher Education and Research: Toho Gakuen School of Music in Japan by Nikken Sekkei
- Best Hotel and Leisure: Toho Gakuen School of Music in Japan by Nikken Sekkei
- Best House: Saigon House in Vietnam by a21 Studio
- Best Housing: The Interlace in Singapore by OMA:Buro Ole Scheeren
- Best Mixed Use: Casba in Australia by Billard Leece:SJB Architects
- Best New and Old: Courtyard House Plugin in China by People’s Architecture Office
- Best Office: HIGO in Japan by Nakayama Architects
- Best in Religion: Qatar Faculty of Islamic Studies in Qatar by Mangera Yvars Architects
- Best School: Ballet School in Russia by Studio 44 Architects
- Best Shopping: Sino-Ocean Taikoo Li Chengdu in China by The Oval Partnership
- Best in Sport: San Mamés Stadium in Spain by ACXT-IDOM Architects
- Best in Transport: Fulton Center in New York City by Grimshaw Architects
- Best Commercial Mixed Use (Future Project): Gardens by the Waterway Neighbourhood Centre and Polyclinic at Punggol in Singapore by Multiply Architects
- Best Leisure-Led Development: London Olympic Stadium Transformation in the UK by Populous Architects
- Best Office (Future Project): Reservoir in India by Sanjay Puri Architects
- Best Masterplanning (Future Project): Development Concept for the Historic Centre of Kaliningrad in Russia by Studio 44 Architects
- Best in Education: Wellington College Performing Arts Centre in the UK by Studio Seilern Architects
- Best Experimental (Future Project): Home Farm in Singapore by Spark Architects
- Best House (Future Project) Issa Grotto/Hill House in Croatia by Davor Matekovic/PROARH
- Best Residential (Future Project): Vancouver House in Vancouver by BIG Architects
- Best in Health (Future Project): Al Maha Centre for Children and Young Adults in Qatar by HDR Rice Daubney
- Best in Culture (Future Project): Museum of Painting and Sculpture in Turkey by EAA Emre Arolat Architect
- Best Future Competition Entries: Quay Quarter by Francis-Jones Morehen Thorp
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