This year in Singapore, The World Architecture Festival will take place November, but the nominations are officially in. There are authorized 338 buildings in the running, from Zaha Hadid’s £240 million London Aquatics Centre to King Fahad National Library by Gerber Architekten.
The categories range from Culture to Experimental to Education and twenty-four others. Here are a few of the finalists we loved.
100PP by Ministry of Desing PTE LTD. (Singapore)
Cardedeu by Emc Arquitectura (Lago De Coatepeque, El Salvador)
Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium by Pattern Design (Al Ain, United Arab Emirates)
Hiroshi Senju Musem Karuizawa Cafe & Shop by Hideo Yasui + A.I.T. (Karuizawa, Japan)
King Fahad National Library by Gerber Architekten (Riyadh, Saudi Arabia)
Riverside 66 by Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates (Tianjin, China)
Hiroshi Senjyu Musem Karuizawa Cafe & Shop by Hideo Yasui + A.I.T. (Karuizawa, Japan)
Sino-Ocean Taikoo Li Chengdu by the Oval Partnership (Chengdu, China)
Ribbon Chapel by Hiroshi Nakamura & Nap Co. LTD. (Hiroshima, Japan)