Budget constraints meant that very little could be done to change the building's fairly unconvincing shape.
A glass cube projecting from the ground floor of a white London house is so inconspicuous it can only be made out at second glance.
The new Long Museum in Shanghai is an exercise in restraint. Its purist yet sophisticated atmosphere creates a quiet bridge between architecture and art.
House S, designed by Japanese architect Yuusuke Karasawa, plays with stairways, levels and perspectives.
The jury’s discussions were dominated by a new building which some say will revolutionize ecological architecture, but which ultimately was not honoured with any prize.
An unusually open residential building with a fully glazed ground floor has come about in a design by the architects Jonas Elding and Johan Oscarson for a plot on the west coast of Sweden.
In the middle of a unified ensemble of storage halls, the University of Design and Art (HGK) in Basel now sets a new urban-planning accent.
As the building’s poor condition made refurbishment impossible, the client decided in favour of a new structure.
On 20 December 2014, the futuristic Musée des Confluences opened in the French city of Lyon.
This unusual building, with its wooden shell made of Euro-pallets, arises among colourful flowers and vegetable patches.