Shortlist Announced for World Architecture Festival Awards 2015

Shortlist Announced for World Architecture Festival Awards 2015

The World Architecture Festival has announced the shortlist for its 2015 awards. The world's largest architectural awards program, WAF received more than 700 entires from architects and designers representing 47 countries. Some of the shortlisted architects include Foster + Partners, Zaha Hadid Architects, Herzog & de Meuron, OMA, Buro Ole Scheeren and BIG.

All finalists will be invited to present their project live at the festival in November at the Marina Bay Sands in Singapore to a "super jury" that will include Sou Fujimoto, Peter Cook, and ArchDaily editor-in-chief David Basulto. A winner for each of the awards' 31 categories will be selected. From this, an overarching World Building or Future Project of the Year award will be selected. Book your tickets today (here) and read on to for the complete WAF 2015 awards' shortlist. 

New Lady Cilento Children's Hospital / Lyons + Conrad Gargett. Image © Dianna Snape Dune House / Marc Koehler Architects. Image © Filip Dujardin Termitary House / Tropical Space. Image © Hiroyuki Oki Eskisehir Hotel and Spa / GAD Architecture. Image © Altkat Architectural Photography +25

Zhonghe Sports Center / Q-Lab. Image © Highlite Images
Zhonghe Sports Center / Q-Lab. Image © Highlite Images

COMPLETED BUILDINGS 

Civic and Community

New Halifax Central Library / Schmidt Hammer Lassen + Fowler Bauld & Mitchell. Image © Adam Mørk
New Halifax Central Library / Schmidt Hammer Lassen + Fowler Bauld & Mitchell. Image © Adam Mørk

Culture

Science Hills Komatsu / Mari Ito + UAO. Image © Daici Ano
Science Hills Komatsu / Mari Ito + UAO. Image © Daici Ano

Display

Brazil Pavilion – Milan Expo 2015 / Studio Arthur Casas + Atelier Marko Brajovic. Image © Filippo Poli
Brazil Pavilion – Milan Expo 2015 / Studio Arthur Casas + Atelier Marko Brajovic. Image © Filippo Poli

Health 

  • The University of Queensland Oral Health Centre, Brisbane, Australia / Cox Rayner Architects
  • Griffith University Health Centre, Gold Coast, Australia / Cox Rayner Architects
  • Kathleen Kilgour Centre, Tauranga, New Zealand / Wingate + Farquhar
  • Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland / Scott Tallon Walker Architects
  • Lady Cilento Children's Hospital, Brisbane, Australia / Lyons
  • Walumba Elders Centre, Warmun, Australia / Iredale Pedersen Hook Architects
  • Al-Ghanim Ali Mohammed Thunayan Al-Ghanim Center, Kuwait city, Kuwait / AGi architects
  • Surgeons Rooms, Melbourne, Australia / FMD Architects
  • Centre Public Hospitalier Bretagne Atlantique, Vannes, France / Atelier Arcau
  • Hitachino Orthopedics Clinic, Ibaraki, Japan / Matsuyama Architect and Associates
  • Maggie's Centre, Oxford, UK / Wilkinson Eyre Architects

Maggie’s Oxford / Wilkinson Eyre Architects. Image Courtesy of Wilkinson Eyre Architects
Maggie’s Oxford / Wilkinson Eyre Architects. Image Courtesy of Wilkinson Eyre Architects
Learning Hub / Heatherwick Studio. Image © Hufton and Crow
Learning Hub / Heatherwick Studio. Image © Hufton and Crow

Higher Education and Research

  • The University of Queensland Oral Health Centre, Brisbane, Australia / Cox Rayner Architects
  • Heriot Watt University Malaysia, Putrajaya, Malaysia / Hijjas Kasturi Associates
  • University of Greenwich - Library and Academic Building, London, United Kingdom / Heneghan Peng Architects
  • Nan Tien Institute and Cultural Centre, Wollongong, Australia / Woods Bagot
  • Toho Gakuen School of Music, Tokyo, Japan / Nikken Sekkei
  • JRC Advanced Technology Center, Nagano, Japan / Nikken Sekkei
  • Nanyang Technological University, Singapore / Heatherwick Studio
  • Ngoolark Building 34 Student Services, Perth, Australia / JCY Architects & Urban Designers
  • Research Center and Lecture Hall, Kampaeng Saen, Thailand / Chiangmai Life Construction
  • Faculty of Engineering + Information Technology, Sydney, Australia / Denton Corker Marshall
  • Charles Perkins Centre, Sydney, Australia / Francis-Jones Morehen Thorp
  • Melbourne School of Design, Melbourne, Australia / John Wardle Architects
  • Case Western Reserve University Tinkham Veale University, Cleveland, Ohio / Perkins + Will
  • Westmead Millenium Institute, Sydney, Australia / BVN
  • Dharma Drum Institute of Liberal Arts, New Taipei City, Taiwan / Kris Yao Artech
  • John Phillips Library, University of Western Sydney, Australia / Allen Jack + Cottier Architects
  • Qatar Faculty of Islamic Studies, Doha, Qatar / Qatar Foundation

Faculty of Engineering + Information Technology / Denton Corker Marshall. Image © Richard Glover
Faculty of Engineering + Information Technology / Denton Corker Marshall. Image © Richard Glover

Hotel and Leisure:

  • Öijared Hotel, Floda, Sweden / Kjellgren Kaminsky Architecture
  • Edison Residence, Montreal, Canada / KANVA
  • Olive Grove, Banks Peninsula, New Zealand / Patterson Associates
  • St Regis Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey / EAA Emre Arolat Architects
  • Lanserhof Lake Tegern, Bavaria, Germany / Ingenhoven Architects
  • Sandibe Safari Lodge, Okavango, Botswana / Michaelis Boyd Associates
  • Yacht Club de Monaco, Monte Carlo, Monaco / Foster + Partners
  • Youth hotel in iD Town, Shenzhen, China / O-office Architects
  • Maxx Royal Kemer Resort and Spa, Antalya, Turkey / Baraka Architects
  • Thermal Spa Hotel, Eskisehir, Turkey / GAD Architecture
  • Ulrichshof, Rimbach, Bavaria, Germany / noa*
  • G Kelawai Hotel, Singapore / K2LD Architects

Eskisehir Hotel and Spa / GAD Architecture. Image © Altkat Architectural Photography
Eskisehir Hotel and Spa / GAD Architecture. Image © Altkat Architectural Photography

House

  • Premaydena House, Tasmania, Australia / Misho + Associates
  • Kangaroo House, Seongnam-si, South Korea / Hyunjoon Yoo Architects
  • Termitary House, Da Nang City, Vietnam / Tropical Space
  • Saigon House, Hochiminh, Vietnam / a21studio
  • Howe Farm, Buckinghamshire, UK / Ecospace/IPT Architects
  • HIZA, Kumrovec, Croatia / Proarh
  • Tower House, Melbourne, Australia / Andrew Maynard Architects
  • With 3 Kids, 2 Dogs and the Jungle, Hyogo, Japan / Osamu Morishita Architect & Associates
  • Scrubby Bay, Banks Peninsula, New Zealand / Patterson Associates
  • Cornwall Gardens, Singapore / Chang Architects
  • Davenport/Wilson House, Brisbane, Australia / Shane Thompson Architects
  • Pound Ridge House, Pound Ridge, New York, United States / Kieran Timberlake
  • Tangbei House, Suzhou, China / Lacime Architecture Design
  • Project Zero, Alderely, Queensland, Australia / BVN
  • The Flint House, Waddesdon, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom / Skene Catling de la Peña
  • House TU14, Vilnius, Lithuania / Trimonis Architects
  • Villa Am Steinbruch, Oberbozen/Soprabolzano, Italy / noa*
  • Warragul House, Warragul, Victoria, Australia / Architects Corner P/L

Termitary House / Tropical Space. Image © Hiroyuki Oki
Termitary House / Tropical Space. Image © Hiroyuki Oki

Housing

  • 3x1_Aldeire, Aldeire, Spain / Romera y Ruiz Arquitectos
  • Just Be, Mexico City, Mexico / Arqmov Workshop
  • The Interlace, Singapore / OMA / Buro Ole Scheeren
  • Hönekulla, Mölnycke, Sweden / Sweco Architects
  • Vertical Itaim building, São Paulo / Studio MK27
  • Studio Santral, İstanbul, Turkey / Erginoğlu & Çalışlar Mimarlık
  • Artesia, Mexico City, Mexico / Sordo Madaleno Arquitectos
  • Viking by Crown, Sydney, Australia / MHN Design Union
  • Natura, State of Mexico, Mexico / Archetonic/Jacobo Micha Mizrahi
  • Riachuelo, Montevideo, Uruguay / ZIP Arquitectos
  • Urban Hamlet, Donges, France / Atelier Arcau
  • SkyTerrace @ Dawson, Singapore / SCDA Architects
  • Park Tower, Antwerp, Belgium / Studio Farris Architects
  • Blue Pool Road, Hong Kong / Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates

Vitacon Itaim Building / Studio MK27 - Marcio Kogan + Carolina Castroviejo. Image © Pedro Vannucchi
Vitacon Itaim Building / Studio MK27 - Marcio Kogan + Carolina Castroviejo. Image © Pedro Vannucchi

New and Old

  • Queens, London, United Kingdom / Stiff + Trevillion Architects
  • The Wilson: Cheltenham Art Gallery and Museum, Cheltenham, United Kingdom / Berman Guedes Stretton
  • 8 St James's Square, London, United Kingdom / Eric Parry Architects
  • Sino-Ocean Taikoo Li Chengdu, Chengdu, China / The Oval Partnership
  • The Cranes, Singapore / ONG & ONG
  • Courtyard House Plugin, Beijing, China / People's Architecture Office
  • Beyoglu Municipality, İstanbul, Turkey / Erginoğlu & Çalışlar Mimarlık
  • King Fahad National Library, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia / Gerber Architekten
  • Rebirth of the Offset Printing Factory, Beijing, China / Origin Architect
  • Shepherd's Bush Pavilion Hotel, London, United Kingdom / Flanagan Lawrence
  • Isaac Theatre Royal, Christchurch, New Zealand / Warren and Mahoney Architects
  • Rehabilitation of the Dorm, Shenzhen, China / O-office Architects
  • The Infill House, Singapore / RT+Q Architects
  • Wholesale Conversion of Industrial Building into Genesis, Hong Kong, China / Barrie Ho Architecture Interiors
  • An Art Gallery in Ruin, Shenzhen, China / O-office Architects
  • FA house - Father's house and Farmhouse, Dalat, Vietnam / Atelier tho.A
  • Dilworth Park, Pennsylvania, United States / Kieran Timberlake
  • Inner City Warehouse, New South Wales, Australia / Allen Jack + Cottier Architects

New City Hall in Buenos Aires / Foster + Partners. Image © Foster + Partners
New City Hall in Buenos Aires / Foster + Partners. Image © Foster + Partners

Office

  • 8 Chifley Square, Sydney, Australia / Lippmann Partnership
  • Otsuka Group Osaka Head Office Building, Osaka, Japan /  Nikken Sekkei
  • HIGO, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan / Nakayama Architects
  • Blackpool Council Offices, Blackpool, United Kingdom / AHR
  • Baku White City Office Building, Baku, Azerbaijan / Baku White City
  • Maslak No 1 Office Tower, Istanbul, Turkey / Emre Arolat Architects
  • Buenos Aires Ciudad Casa de Gobierno, Buenos Aires, Argentina / Foster + Partners
  • Fusionopolis 2A, Singapore / JTC Corporation
  • 5 Broadgate, London, United Kingdom / Make Architects
  • LayerScape, Đà Nẵng, Vietnam / Kientruc O
  • 102 Rivonia - EY Head Office, Johannesburg, South Africa / Boogertman + Partners
  • ONS Incek Residence Showroom; Sales Office, Ankara, Turkey / Yazgan Design Architecture
  • Box Office, Melbourne, Australia / COX
  • IRENA Headquarters, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates / Woods Bagot
  • 1 Valentine Place, London, United Kingdom / Stiff + Trevillion Architects

Ribbon Chapel / NAP Architects. Image © Koji Fujii / Nacasa & Partners Inc
Ribbon Chapel / NAP Architects. Image © Koji Fujii / Nacasa & Partners Inc

Religion

Gammel Hellerup Gymnasium / BIG. Image © Jens Lindhe
Gammel Hellerup Gymnasium / BIG. Image © Jens Lindhe

Schools

  • Ivy Bound International School, Bangkok, Thailand / Eco.id Architects
  • Kollaskolan, Kolla, Sweden / Kjellgren Kaminsky Architecture
  • Waseda University Senior High School, Auditorium, Tokyo, Japan / Nikken Sekkei
  • Burntwood School, London, United Kingdom / Allford Hall Monaghan Morris
  • Extension of the Professional Hotel School "Savoy", Merano, Italy / Stifter + Bachmann
  • Penleigh and Essendon Grammar Middle Girls School, Melbourne, Australia / McBride Charles Ryan
  • Ballet School, St. Petersburg, Russia / Studio 44 Architects
  • Tac-Sev New Campus, Mersin, Turkey / Erginoğlu & Çalışlar Mimarlık
  • Gammel Hellerup High School, Copenhagen, Denmark / BIG
  • Te Kura Kaupapa Maori o Ngati Kahungunu o Te Wairoa, Wairoa, New Zealand / RTA Studio
  • Shunde Primary School, Guangdong, China / K2LD Architects
  • Bethel Secondary School Project, Burkina Faso, Africa / Article 25

Shopping

  • Sino-Ocean Taikoo Li Chengdu, Chengdu, China / The Oval Partnership
  • The Row - Melrose Place, California, United States / Montalba Architects
  • The GPT Group's Wollongong Central, Wollongong, Australia / HDR Rice Daubney
  • Upper Queen Street, Nelson, New Zealand / Irving Smith Jack Architects
  • Hiroshi Senjyu Museum Karuizawa Cafe & Shop, Karuizawa, Japan / Hideo Yasui + A.I.T
  • Riverside 66, Tianjin, China / Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates

London Aquatics Centre for 2012 Summer Olympics / Zaha Hadid Architects. Image © Hélène Binet
London Aquatics Centre for 2012 Summer Olympics / Zaha Hadid Architects. Image © Hélène Binet

Sport

  • Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium, Al Ain, Abu Dhabi / Pattern Design
  • San Mames Stadium, Bilbao, Spain / ACXT-IDOM
  • Adelaide Oval Redevelopment, Adelaide, Australia / COX
  • Margaret Court Arena, Melbourne, Australia / NH Architecture
  • Lugnet Ski Jumps, Falun, Sweden / Sweco Architects
  • Lidingövallen, Lidingö, Sweden / DinellJohansson
  • London Aquatics Centre, London, UK / Zaha Hadid Architects
  • Fisht Olympic Stadium, Sochi, Russia / Populous
  • Steyn City Clubhouse, Johannesburg, South Africa / Boogertman + Partners
  • Sports centre Zaanstad-Zuid, Zaanstad, Netherlands / UArchitects

Transport

MIT Manukau & Transport Interchange / Warren and Mahoney. Image © Patrick Reynolds
MIT Manukau & Transport Interchange / Warren and Mahoney. Image © Patrick Reynolds

FUTURE PROJECTS

Commercial Mixed-Use

  • Mianshi Xidiwan Commercial complex, Chengdu, China / Tianhua Architecture Planning Engineering
  • The Heart of Yiwu, "An Urban Living Plaza", Yiwu, China / Aedas
  • The Post Building, London, United Kingdom / Allford Hall Monaghan Morris
  • Twist, London, United Kingdom / Belatchew Arkitekter
  • Cloud City, Singapore / Union of Architects of Kazakhstan
  • Gardens by the Waterway Neighbourhood Centre and Polyclinic, Singapore / Multiply Architects
  • Diamond Hill, Shenyang, China / 5+design
  • Pasar Mama-Mama, Jayapura, Indonesia / Hadiprana Design Consultant
  • Mango West Bund Plaza, Shanghai, China / Benoy
  • Boroshovskoe Shosse-Mixed Use, Moscow, Russia / Blank Architects
  • Suzhou Center, Suzhou, China / Benoy
  • Urban Block, Taguig City, Philippines / WTA Architecture + Design Studio
  • Tanjong Pagar Centre, Singapore / Skidmore, Owings & Merrill
  • The Bay, Chroy Changvar, Phnom Penh, Cambodia / Ong & Ong
  • Robinson Tower, Singapore / Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates
  • Marina One, Singapore / Ingenhoven Architects
  • New Development High Street Putney, London, United Kingdom / Grid Architects

Marina One / ingenhoven architects gmbh. Image © Doug and Wolf
Marina One / ingenhoven architects gmbh. Image © Doug and Wolf

Competition Entries

  • Cairns Cultural Centre, Cairns, Australia / Cox Rayner Architects
  • Guangzhou Museum Competition, Guangzhou, China / TFP Farrells
  • The Ark, Borne, Netherlands / AMi
  • Mandai Nature Safari Park, Singapore / Aedas
  • Architect's Village, Bamboo Skyscraper, Singapore / CRG Architects
  • Udarnik Contemporary Arts Center, Moscow, Russia / Emre Arolat Architects
  • Quay Quarter, Sydney, Australia / Francis-Jones Morehen Thorp
  • Qatar Courthouse, Doha, Qatar / AGi architects
  • Lyrical Seashore: Kaohsiung Maritime Culture and Pop Music Center, Kaohsiung, Taiwan / Form 4 Architecture

Culture

  • Cairns Cultural Centre, Cairns, Australia / Cox Rayner Architects
  • Odawara Performing Arts and Cultural Center, Kanagawa, Japan / Chiaki Arai Urban and Architecture Design
  • China Green Canal Museum, Tianjin, China / Archiland Consultant International
  • Theatro Municipal - Fábrica de Espetáculos, São Paulo, Brazil / Studio MK27
  • Antrepo 5 - MSGSU Museum of Painting and Sculpture, Istanbul, Turkey / Emre Arolat Architects
  • Erciyes Congress and Cultural Center, Kayseri, Turkey / MuuM
  • Wembley Theatre, London, United Kingdom / Flanagan Lawrence
  • Petra Museum, Wadi Musa, Jordan / Maisam Architects & Engineers
  • Revolution Square, Moscow, Russia / Wowhaus Architects
  • Dublin City Library & Parnell Square Cultural Quarter, Dublin, Ireland, Landscape / Moore Ruble Yudell Architects & Planners

Dublin City Library & Parnell Square Cultural Quarter / Moore Ruble Yudell Architects & Planners. Image Courtesy of WAF
Dublin City Library & Parnell Square Cultural Quarter / Moore Ruble Yudell Architects & Planners. Image Courtesy of WAF

Education

  • A E Shool, Kerala, India / Arkind Architects
  • UNRN University Campus, Bariloche, Argentina / Paulo Gastón Flores Arquitecto Leandro Barreiro Arquitecto Asociado
  • Tree Cube, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia / Kenneth Tan Design Architect
  • Konya Food & Agriculture University, Konya, Turkey / Yazgan Design Architecture
  • Skyline, Constanța, România / S.C. Novelty AE S.R.L.
  • Baldivis Secondary College, Baldivis, Australia / JCY Architects & Urban Designers
  • Wellington College Performing Arts Centre, Crowthorne, United Kingdom / Studio Seilern Architects

Future Logistics Building / O25. Image © O25
Future Logistics Building / O25. Image © O25

Experimental

  • Gravity-Less: structural construction against gravity, Dubai, United Arab Emirates / Sarl Algeria Constructions
  • Experimental Logistics 2030, Düsseldorf, Germany / Office 25 Architects
  • Corporate Research and Innovation Centre, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil / Perkins + Will
  • Home Farm, Singapore / Spark
  • Freedom in Future Architecture, Amsterdam, Netherlands / Arup
  • Solar Orchid, Singapore / Spark
  • Las Heras, Girona, Spain / aLL Design

Health

  • LOSEV Natural Life Center & Drugless Therapy, Cankiri, Turkey / MuuM
  • Hartford Hospital Orthopaedic Bone and Joint Institute, Hartford, Connecticut / Perkins + Will
  • New North Zealand Hospital, Hilleroed, New Zealand / New North Zealand Hospital
  • Organic Architecture for Therapy Center in Cieneguilla, Lima, Peru / Organica Arquitectura
  • Legacy, Beclean, România / S.C. Novelty AE S.R.L.
  • Al Maha Centre for Children and Young Adults, Doha, Qatar / HDR Rice Daubney

A Home With Many Moons / CAZA. Image Courtesy of WAF
A Home With Many Moons / CAZA. Image Courtesy of WAF

House

  • Yuhe Quadrangle Courtyard, Beijing, China / Tianhua Architecture Planning & Engineering
  • Issa Grotto/Hill House, Vis, Croatia / Proarh
  • A Home With Many Moons, Santa Elena, Philippines / CAZA
  • Sea Song, California, USA / Form 4 Architecture
  • Halcyon Pin Mill, East Sussex, United Kingdom / De Matos Ryan
  • Moor House, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom / De Matos Ryan

Infrastructure

  • Cukurova Regional Airport Complex, Adana, Turkey / Emre Arolat Architects
  • Canada Street Bridge, Auckland, New Zealand / Monk Mackenzie Architects
  • Digital Realty Data Centre Osaka, Osaka, Japan / Greenbox Architecture
  • The Spiral Pedestrian and Cycle Link, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia / Eleena Jamil Architect
  • Arkitektbron (The Architect Bridge), Gothenburg, Sweden / Erik Andersson Architects

Water Park / Aedas. Image Courtesy of WAF
Water Park / Aedas. Image Courtesy of WAF

Leisure-Led Development

  • Water Park, Hong Kong, China / Aedas
  • London Olympic Stadium Transformation, London, United Kingdom / Populous
  • Vommuli Eco Awareness Resort, Maldives / WOW Architects Warner Wong Design
  • Bedok Integrated Complex, Singapore / ONG & ONG
  • Hua mu lian Spa Center, Yichun, Jiangxi province, China / Shenzhen HOOP Architectural design
  • Iride 01_ The Floating Suite, Paris, France / Torrisi & Procopio Architetti
  • Shenming World Leisure City, Chongqing, China / PH Alpha Design
  • Isla Pasión, Cozumel, México / Sordo Madaleno Arquitectos
  • Rosewood Bangkok, Bangkok, Thailand / Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates

Masterplanning

  • Griffith University Gold Coast Campus Master Plan, Gold Coast, Australia / Cox Rayner Architects
  • Battersea Power Station Masterplan, London, United Kingdom / Cascade Communications
  • Mandai Nature Safari Park, Singapore / Aedas
  • Television Centre, London, United Kingdom / Allford Hall Monaghan Morris
  • Development Concept for the Historic Centre of Kalingrad, Kaliningrad, Russia / Studio 44 Architects
  • Mersin Space and Youth Park, Mersin, Turkey / EAA Emre Arolat Architects
  • Asker "In the Loop", Asker, Norway / DARK Architects
  • Hawley Wharf, London, United Kingdom / Allford Hall Monaghan Morris
  • Cali City, Cali, Colombia / Benoy
  • Makkasan Creative Park, Bangkok, Thailand / Shma Company Limited
  • Mariana - MG | Urban Strategy in 3 acts, Mariana, Brazil / Gustavo Penna Arquiteto & Associados

Office

  • Ilbank Head Office & Ankara Region Headquarters, Ankara, Turkey / Suyabatmaz Demirel Architects
  • Prague Turkish Embassy, Prague, Czech Republic / Emre Arolat Architects
  • Mersin Greater City Municipality Buildings, Mersin, Turkey / Emre Arolat Architects
  • Reservoir, Rajasthan, India / Sanjay Puri Architects
  • Phare Tower, Asunción, Paraguay / Carlos Ott Architects in association with Carlos Ponce de Leon Architects
  • Oasis: The Great American Corporate Center, California, USA / Form 4 Architecture
  • AMA Bank Financial Centre, Mandaluyong City, Philippines / Villegas-Roxas Consultants
  • 142, Rashbehari, Kolkata, India / Edifice Consultants
  • Central Bank of Libya, Tripoli, Libya / Tabanlioglu Architects

Vancouver House / BIG. Image © BIG
Vancouver House / BIG. Image © BIG

Residential

  • Suites in the SKAI, Dubai, United Arab Emirates / Atkins
  • Peninsula Town, Thousand-island Lake, Chun'an County, Zhejiang Province, China /Tianhua Architecture Planning & Engineering
  • University of Queensland Student Accommodation, Brisbane, Australia / Nettleton Tribe
  • 190 Strand, London, United Kingdom / Grid Architects
  • Vancouver House, Vancouver, Canada / BIG
  • E37 Street Residential Tower, New York, USA / Perkins + Will
  • Slalom House, Astana, Kazakhstan / Union of Architects of Kazakhstan
  • Affordable Box, Almaty, Kazakhstan / Union of Architects of Kazakhstan
  • Quadrant 4, London, United Kingdom / Allford Hall Monaghan Morris
  • White Clouds, Saintes, France / MORE
  • Mixed Development Alexandria, Sydney, Australia / BKA Architecture
  • Adventz Tower, Dubai, UAE / LW Design
  • One Blackfriars, London, United Kingdom / SimpsonHaugh and Partners
  • Battersea Power Station Residential Homes, London, United Kingdom / Michaelis Boyd Associates
  • Kundu, Antalya, Turkey / Gad Architecture
  • Incek Loft, Ankara, Turkey / Tabanlioglu Architects
  • Nelson on the Park, Vancouver, Canada / Chris Doray Studio

Landscape

  • Chiltern House, Singapore / WOW Architects Warner Wong Design
  • A Resilient Landscape: Yanweizhou Park / Jinhua City Turenscape
  • City Fields, Montreal, Canada / Kanva Architecture
  • Culhuacan Squares Redevelopment, Mexico City, Mexico / 128 Architecture & Urban Design
  • Botanica Khao Yai, Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand / TROP: Terrains + Open Space
  • Novo Nordisk Nature Park, Copenhagen, Denmark / SLA Architects
  • Value Farm, Shenzhen, China / Thomas Chung + The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Louvre Lens Parc, Lens, France / Mosbach Paysagistes

Dune House / Marc Koehler Architects. Image © Filip Dujardin
Dune House / Marc Koehler Architects. Image © Filip Dujardin

SMALL PROJECTS

  • Soma City Home for All, Soma-shi, Japan / Klein Dytham Architecture
  • 'The Flow' - A Multipurpose Pavilion, Chonburi, Thailand / Department of Architecture
  • Rore Kahu - Marsden Cross Heritage Centre, Pureura Penninsular, Northland, New Zealand / Cheshire Architect
  • The Bamboo Playhouse, Perdana Botanical Garden, Kuala Lumpur / Eleena Jamil Architect
  • Surgeons Rooms, Melbourne, Australia / FMD Architects
  • Maggie's Centre, Oxford, United Kingdom / Wilkinson Eyre Architects
  • Grotto Sauna, Canada / Partisans
  • Wild Rocket Restaurant, Singapore / Produce Workshop
  • Hiza, Kumrovec, Croatia / PROARH
  • Dune House, Terschelling, Netherlands / Marc Koehler Architects
  • Dreamcatcher, Melbourne, Australia / Fiona Winzar Architects
  • Canada Street Bridge, Auckland, New Zealand / Monk Mackenzie Architects
  • Hiroshi Senjyu Museum Karuizawa Cafe and Shop, Karuizawa, Japan / Hideo Yasui + A.I.T
  • Box Office, Melbourne, Australia / COX
  • Lidingövallen, Lidingö, Sweden / DinellJohansson
  • BRT Station, Belo Horizonte, Brazil / Gustavo Penna Arquiteto & Associados

Saigon House / a21studio. Image © Quang Tran
Saigon House / a21studio. Image © Quang Tran

COLOR

  • Wholesale Conversion of Industrial Building into Genesis, Hong Kong, China / Barrie Ho Architecture Interiors
  • ONS Incek Residence Showroom & Sales Office, Ankara, Turkey / Yazgan Design Architecture
  • Box Office, Melbourne, Australia / COX
  • Saigon house, Hochiminh, Vietnam / a21studio
  • Tucheng Community Sports Center, New Taipei City, Taiwan / QLAB
  • A Glowing Lantern for "Little India", unknown location / Robert Greg Shand Architects
  • Lady Cilento Children's Hospital, Brisbane, Australia / Lyons
  • Al-Ghanim Ali Mohammed Thunayan Al-Ghanim Center, Kuwait city, Kuwait / AGi architects
  • Viking by Crown, Sydney, Australia / MHN Design Union

More information about each shortlisted project can be found here.

Cite: Karissa Rosenfield. "Shortlist Announced for World Architecture Festival Awards 2015" 22 Jun 2015. ArchDaily. Accessed . <http://www.archdaily.com/645332/shortlist-announced-for-world-architecture-festival-awards-2015/>