The Canada Council for the Arts selects a Toronto practice known for its refined residential projects and commitment to sustainable design as this year’s recipient of the distinguished architecture award.
Pritzker Prize-winning architect Shigeru Ban’s first Canadian project will be the tallest timber skyscraper in the world. Called Terrace House, it is part of a growing movement in building superstructures made of wood.
Designed by SET Architects, the Shoah Memorial in Bologna uses austere materials, towering form and simple construction to encourage quiet contemplation and commemoration of the victims of the Holocaust.
From David Adjaye’s National Museum of African American History and Culture to Coop Himmelb(l)au’s museum of contemporary art in Shenzhen, here are the most exciting architecture projects worldwide that are now nearing completion.