UK: 12m Mixed-use development 
France: New eco-district 
China: 1bn CNY Office buildings 
UAE: Schools upgrade 
USA: Lake area master plan 
Brazil: Housing development 
New Zealand: New conference centre 



News Review
World Architecture Day 2014
Award News


Date Title
12/07/2013   Houses for Change competition open for entries 
12/07/2013   Zimmer Gunsul Frasca Architects & The Louis Berger Group-designed US Embassy in Belgrade complete 
12/07/2013   Construction underway on Benoy's Lan Kwai Fong Wuxi scheme in Jiangsu Province 
11/07/2013   Oldest prison in China to become offices 
11/07/2013   Construction begins on three sports halls at Rio 2016 Games Barra Olympic Park 
11/07/2013   GiGi’s National Achievement Center by Perkins+Will to open 20 October 
10/07/2013   Shortlist announced for Olympic Campus in Lausanne 
10/07/2013   CTBUH reveals regional winners of Best Tall Building Award 
09/07/2013   Speakeasy Sessions on building design planned for Roots Architecture at the WOMAD music fesitval 
09/07/2013   View All Entries galleries available for WAN Facade of the Year and WAN Product of the Year Awards 
09/07/2013   Three shortlisted for Vancouver Arts Campus 
08/07/2013   VOLA sponsors WAN House of the Year Award 
05/07/2013   Earls Court Exhibition Centre demolition approved 
05/07/2013   Call for entries: Post-Quake Visions 
04/07/2013   David Kirkland and Darrell Godliman win Architects' Eye Photography Competition 
04/07/2013   Richard Meier & Partners celebrates groundbreaking of first project in South Korea 
03/07/2013   Element Six opens world's most advanced Synthetic Diamond Innovation Centre 
02/07/2013   137-acre solar array planned by Apple for Reno Data Center 
02/07/2013   World's largest building opens in Chengdu 
28/06/2013   Potential designs released for Bristol Royal Infirmary 
28/06/2013   Taichung City Cultural Center shortlist announced 
26/06/2013   LEGO to release 2,989-brick Sydney Opera House in September 
26/06/2013   Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium roof complete 
25/06/2013   3 new hotels planned for Makkah in major Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. deal 
25/06/2013   $1bn residential scheme breaks ground in Al Maryah Island, Abu Dhabi 
20/06/2013   Trump to open $360m hotel in Vancouver 
20/06/2013   Miami Beach Convention Center Advisory Board recommend Portman CMC team prior to final verdict 
20/06/2013   Young Danish architects, designers and artists invited to celebrate Jorn Utzon's Sydney Opera House this October 
18/06/2013   Mads Moller, partner at CF Moller dies at the age of 71 
18/06/2013   1,600m-high tower in the pipeline for Kingdom Holding Company?