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Project • By A-labOffices

Statoil regional and international offices

After 20 months of construction, the Statoil regional and international offices at Fornebu outside Oslo, Norway is now complete. A-lab received the commission after winning first prize in an open competition in 2008. Statoil is a Norwegian energy pro... More

Project • By Francis-Jones Morehen ThorpArt Galleries

Auckland Art Gallery by Francis-Jones Morehen Thorp + Archimedia

The new Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki is an extensive public project that includes the restoration and adaption of heritage buildings, a new building extension, and the redesign of adjacent areas of Albert Park. The architecture has developed... More

Project • By Wingårdhs Arkitektkontor ABOffices

Emporia

Emporia is first and foremost an urban planning project in which offices, housing, and retail come together in a mixed-use development along Boulevarden and Stationsgatan in Hyllie, on the south side of Malmö. The main idea of our winning competition... More

Project • By World Architecture FestivalApartments

Siamese Blossom @Fashion_Plot C Townhome

Siamese Blossom is a townhouse project on Raminthra Road, a suburb on the north of Bangkok. The scheme aims to create a living space within greenery, conveying a sense of community and to fix the common problems of townhouses. These include a lack of... More

Project • By World Architecture FestivalApartments

28th Street Apartments

The restoration and expansion of a landmark YMCA built in 1926 restores principal spaces, reconfigures original housing, and innovatively adds replacement units. The design re-establishes this building’s role as an important community focus and bring... More

Project • By World Architecture FestivalHospitals

Rush University Medical Center

Rush University Medical Center New Hospital Tower, United States of America, designed by Perkins+Will, has won the ‘World’s Best Health Building’ award at the prestigious World Architecture Festival (WAF) Awards 2013. The judging of the WAF Award... More

Project • By World Architecture FestivalPrivate Houses

Namly House

Namly House, Singapore, designed by Chang Architects, has won the ‘World’s Best Villa’ award at the prestigious World Architecture Festival (WAF) Awards 2013. The judging of the WAF Awards is taking place during the largest global celebration of... More

Project • By World Architecture FestivalMarinas

Sydney Cruise Terminal

Sydney Cruise Terminal, Australia, designed by Johnson Pilton Walker Architects, has won the ‘World’s Best Transport Building’ award at the prestigious World Architecture Festival (WAF) Awards 2013. The judging of the WAF Awards is taking place d... More

Project • By World Architecture FestivalMuseums

National Maritime Museum

National Maritime Museum, China, designed by Cox Rayner Architects, has won the ‘World’s Best Future Projects Competition Entry’ award at the prestigious World Architecture Festival (WAF) Awards 2013. This is the second WAF Award won by Cox Rayne... More

Project • By World Architecture FestivalPrivate Houses

The Left-Over-Space House

The Left-Over-Space House, Australia, designed by Cox Rayner Architects has won the ‘World’s Best House’ award at the prestigious World Architecture Festival (WAF) Awards 2013. The judging of the WAF Awards is taking place during the largest glob... More

Project • By EffektPrimary Schools

New School in Helsingør

Four times 1st prize in invited competition The competition prequalification included more than 150 companies in total. 5 teams were prequalified and competed on four projects. EFFEKT and collaborators won all four projects and was highly praised by... More

Project • By FARRELLSExhibition Centres

EARLS COURT

The entire area around the Exhibition Centre in Earl’s Court is to be redeveloped, and will see three major landowners working in collaboration. The site is an isolated area to the rear of the exhibition building, a vast 28 hectares of under-utilised... More

Project • By DP ArchitectsSports Centres

Singapore Sports Hub

In June 2014 Singapore celebrated the opening of Asia’s first integrated sports, leisure, entertainment and lifestyle destination - the Singapore Sports Hub. Located on a 35 hectare waterfront site close to the heart of Singapore the newly opened Spo... More

Project • By Tabanlioglu ArchitectsOffices

SELCUK ECZA HEADQUARTERS

Dynamic massing, spacious interiors The owner of the pharmaceutical company is an elderly couple who would like the house feeling at the office; accordingly, scales, organization and aesthetics refer to residential settings, namely traditional Ist... More

Project • By WilkinsonEyreUniversities

University of Exeter: Forum Project

WilkinsonEyre was appointed in 2008, after a two stage competition, to design The Forum as a new centrepiece for the University of Exeter's famously hilly Streatham Campus. Working with the natural features of the site, the scheme creates a green cor... More