China: 1.2bn New Science Museum 
Bahrain: New Social Housing  
Australia: Mixed-use development 
Zambia: New Learning Centre 
US: eVolo 2015 Skyscraper 
Ecuador: Public Facilities 
Russia: New Metro Line Competition 



News Review
World Architecture Day 2014
Award News


Date Title
08/05/2013   DAMAC Properties and The Trump Organization begin construction on 18-hole golf course in Dubai 
03/05/2013   $150m expansion of Victoria Falls Airport in Zimbabwe by China Jiangsu International underway 
02/05/2013   Henning Larsen Architects-designed Harpa Concert Hall receives Mies van der Rohe Award 
02/05/2013   Arup saves Boston Properties $5m through NY’s first innovative viscous damping system 
02/05/2013   SO-IL wins competition for Jan Shrem and Maria Manetti Shrem Museum of Art 
01/05/2013   Submissions sought for ‘Interpretations of Classicism’ ADAM Architecture Student Travel Scholarship 
01/05/2013   $1million Aga Khan Award for Architecture 2013 shortlist revealed 
30/04/2013   New York-based architect Hani Rashid announced as new President of the Kiesler Foundation Vienna 
30/04/2013   Habitat for Humanity seeks funding to help families affected by Sichuan earthquake 
26/04/2013   968,750 sq ft, 400-room hospital in Monaco for AECOM-led consortium 
26/04/2013   40,000 sq m district planned for Denmark by Henning Larsen Architects, Danica Pension, COWI and Alectia 
26/04/2013   Work begins on MVRDV, Aedas and Sincere Property-designed business district in Shanghai 
25/04/2013   Building Trust International launches PLAYscapes scheme in light of South Bank skate park petition 
24/04/2013   Garment factory collapses in Dhaka killing 70+ workers 
24/04/2013   Excelerate Energy to build floating storage and regasification unit in Black Sea 
23/04/2013   Tom Kundig, FAIA lecture this week 
23/04/2013   200,000 sq m headquarters for Ziraat Bank to be designed by Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates 
23/04/2013   2013 Veuve Clicquot Business Woman Award goes to Dame Zaha Hadid 
19/04/2013   College of Architecture and Environmental Design competition won by WEISS/MANFREDI 
19/04/2013   Work starts on BIG-designed Marknagil Education Center on the Faroe Islands 
18/04/2013   Planning approval for McAdam Design and Daniel Libeskind-designed £18m scheme at Maze Long Kesh 
18/04/2013   Masterplan for urban development in Bordeaux won by OMA 
17/04/2013   EDSA expands into Asia with Shanghai office 
17/04/2013   Libeskind to design Vanke Pavilion for Milan Expo 2015 
15/04/2013   How to win high profile public projects in NYC 
12/04/2013   NYC Council green-lights redevelopment of Pier 57 
04/04/2013   Historic 18th-century hotel reopened as InterContinental Marseille in South of France 
04/04/2013   Confirmation of Dutch Embassy move to Nine Elms 
04/04/2013   1931 hospital in California transformed by Tom Eliot Fisch and Page & Turnbull 
03/04/2013   Build a home this July with Habitat for Humanity as part of annual Hope Challenge event