Dezeen Awards 2021 architecture shortlist reveals world’s best buildings

We are announcing the Dezeen Awards 2021 shortlists this week. Here are the 61 buildings shortlisted in the 12 architecture project categories.


All shortlisted architecture projects are listed below, each with a link to a dedicated page on the Dezeen Awards website, where you can find an image and more information about the project.

All shortlists to be announced this week

The interiors shortlist will be announced tomorrow, followed by the design shortlist on Wednesday, the sustainability and media shortlists on Thursday, and the studio shortlist on Friday.

Above: Guha in Jakarta, Indonesia, by RAW Architecture is shortlisted in
Read more Read more

The World’s Biggest Astronomy Museum Opens Its Doors

“At midday, the determine of light is most finish during any solitary day,” Wong says. “When the Sun is best in the sky through summer solstice, a full and pure circle of light-weight aligns with an inscribed circle on the plaza’s pavement.”

Science and the stars were being the inspiration for the structure, which focuses on the most crucial of all orbital movements, points out Wong: “The everyday rotation of our Earth and its journey all-around our star.”

A appear at one particular of the a lot of exhibitions within the museum.

A further just one of the museum’s highlights

Read more Read more

Now You Can Actually Stay Aboard the World’s Largest Superyacht

Tremendous-key residing doesn’t have to be relegated to dry land any more: Developers have launched revenue for flats aboard the world’s greatest yacht, offering a pick 39 luxury condos commencing at $11.2 million. Envisioned to start in mid-2024, the 730-foot superyacht Somnio (from the Latin for “to dream”) will sail the “four corners of the globe,” for each a press launch, such as excursions to New York, the Mediterranean, the South Pacific, and even Antarctica.

London’s Winch Layout and Tillberg Design of Sweden are collaborating on the architecture of what is currently being identified as “the world’s initial yacht liner,”

Read more Read more