The winners of the World Architecture Festival have been announced in Amsterdam.
Judges included Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture president Aaron Betsky, Anuradha Mathur, professor in the Landscape Architecture Department School of Design, University of Pennsylvania and WOW Architects & Warner Wong Design design director Maria Warner Wong.
The prestigious world building of the year was awarded to LocHal Public Library, designed by Civic Architects, Braaksma & Roos Architectenbureau and Petra Blaisse in Tilburg, The Netherlands.
Sydney-based project Castle Cove House by Terroir was voted the best completed house with judges praising the the diversity and complexity of space “shattering the boundaries between inside and out”.
New Zealand project B:Hive, designed by BVN in association with Jasmax, was voted the best office in the world.
The five-level Auckland office building spreads over 11,000sq m and is connected by a lofty atrium with a bold sculptural staircase, which is surrounded by lush greenery at its base.
Bayalpata Regional Hospital | Sharon Davis Design (Nepal)
Kokugakuin University Learning Center | Nikken Sekkei (Japan)
Lindis Lodge | Architecture Workshop (New Zealand)
Oasis Terraces | Serie + Multiply Architects (Singapore)
Qasr Al Hosn | CEBRA (United Arab Emirates)
Coal Drops Yard | Heatherwick Studio (United Kingdom)
Villa B | Powerhouse Company (Germany)
De Meelfabriek | Studio Akkerhuis (Holland)
Rebuilding Baghdad Design Center | Design & More International (Iraq)
The New GoDown Arts Centre | White arkitekter (Kenya)
The School in a Park | Maisam Architects & Engineers (Jordan)
The Tanks at Bushwick Inlet Park | STUDIO V Architecture (USA)
Psychiatric clinic | White arkitekter AB / DIFK Dipl.-Ing. Florian Kosche / ÅF Engineering AS (Greenland)
75.9 House | Omer Arbel Office (Canada)
Badaevskiy Brewery | Herzog & de Meuron / APEX project bureau (Russia)
School of Architecture and Urban Planning GZU | Condition Lab, School of Architecture CUHK & UAL Studio (China)
LocHal Public | Library Braaksma & Roos Architectenbureau, Inside Outside / Petra Blaisse (Netherlands)
Vessel | Heatherwick Studio (USA)
Castle Cove House | TERROIR (Australia)
Cedrus Residential |Nextoffice (Iran)
The Bower | Allford Hall Monaghan Morris (United Kingdom)
Vanke Liuxiandong Design Community - A4+B2 Plot Design | FCHA (China)
The Macallan Distillery and Visitor Experience | Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners (United Kingdom)
YM Nursery | HIBINOSEKKEI / Youji no Shiro / KIDS DESIGN LABO (Japan)
Turo De La Piera's Sports Centre | Anna Noguera, Javier Fernandez (Spain)
Mactan Cebu International Airport Terminal 2 | Integrated Design Associates (Philippines)
Harry Jerome Community Recreation Centre | HCMA Architecture + Design (Canada)
Shenzhen Bay Avenue | WilkinsonEyre (China)
Halic Shipyards | Tabanlioglu Architects (Turkey)
The Connected City Oberbillwerder | DEPT, KARRES EN BRANDS, Transsolar, Büro Happold, Kraft (Germany)
Attabotics Headquarters | Modern Office of Design + Architecture (Canada)