The Best Buildings in the World?

By Kelsey Campbell-Dollaghan on at

The winners of Architizer's A+ Awards have been announced, and some of the picks are awesome. Here's a round-up of the best, the most surreal, or simply the most inspiring, from private homes to international airports.

 

Best Airport

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Bao'an International Airport, Shenzhen, China, by Studio Fuksas and Knippers Helbig


 

Best Theatre or Performing Arts Space

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The Best Buildings In The World?

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Heydar Aliyev Center, Baku, Azerbaijan, by Zaha Hadid Architects


 

Best Single-Family Home, Greater than 3,000 Square-Feet

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Villa Kogelhof, Zeeland, Netherlands, by Paul de Ruiter Architects


 

Best Single-Family Home, 1,000-3,000 Square-Feet

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Árborg, Selfoss, Iceland, by PK Arkitektar


 

Best Single-Family Home, Less Than 1,000 Square-Feet (Popular Choice)

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Portable Home ÁPH80, Madrid, Spain, by ABATON Architects


 

Best Residential Low-Rise, Jury Choice

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Soft House, Hamburg, Germany, Kennedy & Violich Architecture


 

Best Sports Venue

The Best Buildings In The World?

The Best Buildings In The World?

The Best Buildings In The World?

The Best Buildings In The World?

Gammel Hellerup Gymnasium, Hellerup, Denmark, by Bjarke Ingels Group