Online architecture database Architizer announced the winners of their second annual A+ Awards for the most incredible new architecture around the globe. The result was a total of 129 winners in more than 60 categories.
Some of the categories included best offices, airports, theatres, single family homes and residential high-rise buildings. All entries were built or conceived in the last three years. The winners were decided both by a jury and by popular vote, creating two separate winners for each group.
The jury was comprised of "300 industry leaders," while the popular vote was determined by public, online voting from over 100 countries.
Here are some of the winners.
BEST AIRPORT (Jury/Popular): Bao'an International Airport, China, Studio Fuksas and Knippers Helbig:
BEST ART GALLERY (Popular): Bombay Arts Society, India, SANJAY PURI ARCHITECTS:
BEST OFFICE HIGH RISE (Jury): Al Bahr Towers, Abu Dhabi, Aedas Architects:
BEST OFFICE MID RISE: India, Sanjay Puri Architect
BEST OFFICE LOW RISE (Popular): Arctia Headquarters, Finland, k2s:
BEST RESIDENTIAL HIGH RISE (Jury): One Madison, New York, CetraRuddy:
BEST RESIDENTIAL HIGH RISE (Popular): Cayan Tower, Dubai, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP:
BEST RESIDENTIAL MID RISE (Jury/Popular): 142 Park St, Melbourne, Brenchley Architects:
BEST RESIDENTIAL LOW RISE (Popular): TREVOX 223, Mexico, CRAFT Arquitectos:
BEST SINGLE FAMILY HOME < 1000 sq ft (Popular): Portable Home ÁPH80, Madrid, ABATON Architects:
BEST SINGLE FAMILY HOME 1000-3000 sq ft (Jury): Two Hulls House, Canada, MacKay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects
BEST SINGLE FAMILY HOME > 3000 sq ft (Jury): Villa Kogelhof, Netherlands, Paul de Ruiter Architects:
BEST THEATER (Popular): Heydar Aliyev Center, Azerbaijan, Zaha Hadid Architects: