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Found: Yayoi Kusama's "Infinity Mirrored Room"

Headlines: PAMM Opens, Allen Eskew Dies at 65, Stonehenge Visitor Center Opens

Profiles: Asymptote Architecture, New York - Gerber Architekten, Dortmund - ALT, Gent - Dällenbach Ewald Architekten, Steffisburg - NRM-Architects Office, Osaka - Blue Architects, Zürich

Insight: Year in Architecture 2013

Building: Butte Residence, Jackson, USA

Number: 6
Building: Teahouse in the Mountains, Mount Tianzhu, China

Headlines: Fire Damages Oscar Niemeyer's Latin America Memorial, Dubai Wins 2020 Expo Bid, William Winslow House For Sale, Update: Prentice Replacement Selected

Profiles: FTA | Filippo Taidelli Architetto, Milano - Keisuke Kawaguchi + K2-DESIGN, Hiroshima - 4a Architekten, Stuttgart - OOS, Zürich - Sophie Green Interior Architecture, München - Peter Vlaminck Architecture, Lochristi
 
Product: Fielitz GmbH Lightweight Constructions

Film: August Perret's 25BIS

Number: 2.3
Found: International 2013 Piranesi Award

Headlines: Crane Collapses at Brazilian Stadium, Gehry in Los Angeles and Toronto, Terminal 3 at Shenzhen Bao’an International Airport Opens

Profiles: Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, New York - Arkitema Architects, Aarhus - Arno Bereiter Architekturwerkstatt, Lustenau - Wulf Architekten, Stuttgart - Behnisch Architekten, Stuttgart - Sirius Lighting Office, Tokyo

Insight: Studio Visit: E2A Architekten

Building: Concrete House, S.Abbondio, Switzerland

Number: 3,600,000
Building: Art Museum, Yantai, China

Headlines: Three Competition Results, Inventions of the Year, Kanye West at the GSD

Profiles: Davis Brody Bond, New York - GAP, Berlin - ao-architekten, Innsbruck - CASE-REAL / Koichi Futatsumata Studio, Fukuoka - Tabanlioglu Architects, Istanbul - L-Plan Lighting Design, Berlin
 
Product: Arup's Perforated Copper Staircase

Film: The Absent Column

Number: 128
Found: Do we shape our buildings, or do they shape us?

Headlines: Official Height of 1WTC Set at 1,776 Feet, His Highness the Aga Khan Receives 2013 RAIC Gold Medal, Nobel Center Finalists Announced

Profiles: UNStudio, Amsterdam -  Vector Architects, Beijing - ARC architekturconzept, Magdeburg - Montalba Architects, Santa Monica - Wilson Architects, Spring Hill - K T P Kauffmann Theilig & Partner, Ostfildern
 
Insight: Between Earth and Sky: The Piano Pavilion

Building: Smith Creek Pedestrian Bridge, Virginia, USA

Number: 250,000
Building: JUUL house, Fukuoka, Japan

Headlines: Prentice Replacements Unveiled, Innovators of the Year, Theme Park Proposed for Venice

Profiles: Weiss / Manfredi, New York - Horibe Associates architect's office, Osaka - schneider+schumacher, Frankfurt am Main - Heidl Architekten, Linz - Simons & Hinze, Berlin - Svendborg Architects, Copenhagen
 
Product: TECU® Brass in Ahrenshoop

Film: Sydney Opera House at 40

Number: 90%
Found: BUS:STOP

Headlines: World Trade Center Church Design Unveiled, Sleeping at the Bauhaus, Wright House Built at Florida Southern College

Profiles: Rafael Viñoly Architects, New York - Shane Thompson Architects, Chandler - anna philipp - philipp architekten, Untermünkheim - Karin Standler, Wien - JSWD Architekten, Köln - Matsuyama Architect and Associates, Fukuoka
 
Insight: Selected News from Selected Architects

Building: Heating in Machland, Baumgartenberg, Austria

Number: 45 feet (about 13 meters)
Building: Miracle Box at the Beach, Bayuquan, Yingkou, China

Headlines: Gehry and Foster Chosen for Battersea Power Station, Zumthor Named as Rolex Architecture Mentor, Winners of World Habitat Awards Announced

Profiles: Taylor Cullity Lethlean, Carlton - GRAFT, Berlin - Pichler & Traupmann Architekten, Wien - Gewers & Pudewill, Berlin - Daigo Ishii + Future-scape Architects, Tokyo - Vera Gloor, Zürich
 
Product: Dekton by Cosentino

Film: Ingenious Homes in Unexpected Places

Number: 18,000 metric tons
Found: A Dolls' House

Headlines: 2013 RIBA Jencks Award to Benedetta Tagliabue,
Stanley Tigerman's Lifetime Achievement Award, Winner of "Your World, Reimagined" Announced

Profiles: Markus Tauber Architectura, Bressanone - DBI Design, Surfers Paradise - Auer+Weber+Assoziierte, Stuttgart - O&O Baukunst, Berlin - Curiosity / Gwenael Nicolas, Tokyo - Cox Architecture, Sydney
 
Insight: Studio Visit: WOHA

Building: Holston River House, Tennessee, USA

Number: 12
Building: Fogo Island Inn, Fogo Island, Canada

Headlines: 2014 World Monuments Watch, Crystal Palace To Be Rebuilt, Peavey Plaza Saved

Profiles: OYO - Open Y Office, Gent - Mossessian & Partners, London - Park Associati, Milano - Tai and Associates, Kanagawa - OOS, Zürich - LIN Architects Urbanists, Berlin
 
Product: A Colorful School with Swisspearl

Film: Architects In Love

Number: 1 to 1
Found: Today We Reboot the Planet

Headlines: World Building of the Year, ASLA Honor Awards, Sagrada Familia in 2026

Profiles: a-lab, Oslo - Pencil Office, Singapore - Tai and Associates, Kanagawa - Heinle, Wischer und Partner, Berlin - Behnisch Architekten, Stuttgart - Nakajima Tatsuoki Lighting Design Laboratory, Tokyo
 
Insight: World Architecture Festival 2013

Building: Dog Salon in Usa Oita, Japan

Number: 100%
Building: BM House, Merelbeke, Belgium

Headlines: Mark Wigley Leaving Columbia GSAPP,  Leaf Awards 2013 Winners, Photography Vs. Reality in Flint, Winner of Van Alen's Ground/Work Competition Announced

Profiles: FC Studio, São Paulo - Kiyotoshi Mori + Natsuko Kawamura / MDS, Tokyo - Staab Architekten, Berlin - Carlo Berarducci Architecture, Roma - SPEECH Tchoban/Kuznetsov, Moscow - schulz & schulz, Leipzig
 
Product: HSEB's Crinkled Copper

Film: Bot & Dolly's Box

Number: 2026
Found: Oslo Architecture Triennale

Headlines: Chipperfield Wins Praemium Imperiale, Rykwert to Receive 2014 RIBA Gold Medal, Absolute Towers Win Emporis Skyscraper Award

Profiles: HHF architects, Basel - Folk Architects, Melbourne - Carsten Roth Architekt, Hamburg - LOW architecten, Antwerpen - ARM Architecture, Melbourne - DIN A4 Architektur, Innsbruck
 
Insight: Making Architecture Public

Building: Sokol Blosser Winery Tasting Room, Dayton, USA

Number: 19
Building: Pharmaceutical Building on the University of British Columbia Campus, Vancouver, Canada

Headlines: Tokyo Wins 2020 Olympic Bid, Architecture for Humanity in Transition, The "New Domus"

Profiles: McBride Charles Ryan, Melbourne, Melbourne - Laud Architects, Singapore - Koning Eizenberg Architecture, Santa Monica - Architekturbüro Herbert Bruhin, Siebnen - Lepel & Lepel, Köln - PLATdesign, Tokyo
 
Product: Octatube at the Fletcher Hotel

Film: Film and Place

Number: 23
Found: Story Tower

Headlines: Aga Khan Award Winners Announced, "Walkie Talkie" Building "Melts" Cars, U.S. Curators for 2014 Venice Architecture Biennale Selected

Profiles: Studio mk27, São Paulo - Atelier 30, Kassel - Sanjay Puri Architects, Mumbai - carterwilliamson, Sydney - arbol, Osaka - 3h architecture, Budapest
 
Insight: Tech Campuses - A Side-by-Side Comparison

Building: Ohio State University South Campus Central Chiller

Number: 1 in 7
Building: International Conference Centre, Dalian, China

Headlines: RIBA Calls for More Space and Light, Renderings As Weapons, 2013 American Architecture Awards

Profiles: Mecanoo , Delft - Dietmar Feichtinger Architectes, Montreuil - Muñoz Arquitectos Asociados, Mérida - Tonkin Zulaikha Greer, Sydney - Philipp Mainzer, Frankfurt am Main, BBMD, Istanbul
 
Product: BBPV Compass Stadium's Expanded Aluminum Mesh

Film: Architecture and Film

Number: 10.000
Found: "Big Bambú" at Setouchi Triennale

Headlines: Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts Loses Norman Foster, Vincent Scully Prize to Friends of the High Line Co-Founders, Ennead Architects Chosen for Peabody Essex Museum

Profiles: JKMM Architects, Helsinki - Atelier Zündel Cristea, Paris - aidlin darling design, San Francisco - Lichtvision, Berlin -  Nico van der Meulen Architects, Johannesburg - Petra Gipp arkitektur, Stockholm
 
Insight: Spaces for Learning

Building: Residential House on the Lakefront, Port Hope, Canada

Number: 170.000
Building: James B. Hunt Jr. Library, Raleigh, USA

Headlines: Ten Teams Vie for Post-Sandy Reconstruction, Barry Bergdoll Stepping Down at MoMA, With or Without Elevators

Profiles: WOHA, Singapore - BIG – Bjarke Ingels Group, Valby, Copenhagen - ÜberRaum, London - 3XN, Copenhagen - wurm + wurm architekten ingenieure, Bühl - Atelier BNK, Hokkaido
 
Product: DuPont SentryGlas at the University of Baltimore

Film: Nightvision

Number: 0
Found: A Summer of Wine and Architecture

Headlines: Shigeru Ban Architects Wins "Cité Musicale" Competition,
Palais Lumiere Outside Venice Cancelled, Laurie Olin Receives National Medal of Art

Profiles: Localarchitecture, Lausanne - b720 Fermin Vazquez arquitectos, Barcelona - Stein Halvorsen Sivilarkitekter, Oslo - LEVEL Architects, Tokyo - plandrei Landschaftsarchitektur, Erfurt - Behnisch Architekten, Stuttgart
 
Insight: Hand Drawing in the Age of Computers

Building: Tamedia Office Building, Zürich, Switzerland

Number: 18
Building: Daheguan Guanshange Hot Spring, Liaoning, China

Headlines: Sou Fujimoto Receives Marcus Prize, Best Tall Buildings 2013, Saint Louis Art Museum Opens Expansion

Profiles: Henning Larsen Architects, Copenhagen - Holzer Kobler Architekturen, Zürich - Margot-Duclot architectes associés (MDaa), Paris - Reuter + Werr, Idstein - r-session, Kyoto - Suyabatmaz Demirel Architects, Istanbul
 
Product: Cascade Coil at Barclays Center

Film: "A New Sculpturalism" Interviews

Number: 38
Found: CODA's Party Wall

Headlines: Henning Larsen (1925 - 2013), Herzog & de Meuron Win M+ Competition, Revised Eisenhower Memorial Design Approved, Move Over Shigeru Ban, Here Comes IKEA!

Profiles: Rural Studio, Newbern - Force4 Architects, Copenhagen - khosla associates, Bengaluru - hammeskrause architekten, Stuttgart - Kleffel Papay Warncke, Hamburg - Rocco Design Architects, Hong Kong
 
Insight: A Month of Architecture & Design

Building: Girl Scouts Camp Prairie Schooner, Kansas City, USA

Number: 90%
Building: Mountain Refuge, Laterns, Austria

Headlines: Denise Scott Brown Denied Retroactive Pritzker, MuCEM Inaugurated, Protesters Swarm Brasilia

Profiles: Früh ARCHITEKTURbüro, Hard - fujiwaramuro architects, Osaka - Matiz Architecture & Design, New York - Fuchs, Wacker., Stuttgart - Moorhead & Moorhead, New York - a•g Licht, Bonn
 
Product: KAPILUX T, Daeyang Gallery and House

Film: What Is Architecture?

Number: 93,000 square meters
Found: Diogene

Headlines: Design for Baghdad Library Unveiled, "A Stronger, More Resilient New York", Hirshhorn Bubble Bursts

Profiles: Cubo Arkitekter, Århus - OAB Ferrater & Partners, Barcelona - dlc architects, Mexico City - Chestnutt_Niess Architekten, Berlin - Horibe Associates architect's office, Osaka - COASToffice architecture, Stuttgart
 
Insight: The Landscapes of Le Corbusier

Building: Jobie L. Martin Classroom Building, Hinds Community College, Jackson, USA

Number: 4,514,000 square meters
Building: Yatsugatake Villa, Yamanashi, Japan

Headlines: LACMA Unveils Zumthor's Expansion Plans, LEGO House Design Unveiled, Frank Gehry Back in MOCA Exhibition

Profiles: Dorte Mandrup Architects, Copenhagen - pilzarchitektur, Graz - Carl-Viggo Hølmebakk, Oslo - Bänzigers Architektur, Berneck - Hawkins\Brown, London - GRAFT, Berlin
 
Product: Petersen's Kolumba Brick

Film: Architecture for the People by the People

Number: 4000 pounds
Found: Ai Weiwei at the Biennale

Headlines: MAS Unveils Four Designs for Penn Station, SFMOMA Expansion Breaks Ground, World's Tallest Building to Start Construction

Profiles: Powerhouse Company, Copenhagen - Quadrante Arquitectura, Lisboa - Moussafir Architectes, Paris - av-a Veauthier Meyer Architekten, Berlin - brandherm + krumrey interior architecture, Köln - Cox Architecture, Sydney

Insight: Studio Visit: KCAP Architects & Planners

Building: Casa Martos, Buenos Aires, Argentinia

Number: 4000
Building: Claire T. Carney Library, North Dartmouth, USA

Headlines: Lots of Zaha Hadid News, World-Architects at ICFF, Life-Sized Barbie Dreamhouse Opens in Berlin

Profiles: Dömges Architekten, Regensburg - Hassell, Melbourne - schneller caminada architekten, Trin - Starr Whitehouse, New York - Kontur Architects, Århus - architekturagentur, Stuttgart
 
Product: Thom Browne's Gray Marble

Film: BIG v. OMA in Miami Beach

Number: 85%
Found: On the Virtues of Small Projects

Headlines: Nanne de Ru Appointed Director of The Berlage, Road Crew Destroys Mayan Pyramid, 2013 Wheelwright Prize Winner, Is Charles Correa "India's Greatest Architect's?

Profiles: Patalab Architecture, London - CDR Studio Architects, New York - archiplanstudio, Mantova - Jensen Architects, San Francisco - KSP Jürgen Engel Architekten, Frankfurt - Carsten Roth Architekt, Hamburg

Insight: Selected News from Selected Architects

Building: Robinson Nature Center, Columbia, USA

Number: 0
Building: Geo metria, Kanagawa, Japan

Headlines: National Design Awards Winners, DS+R Hired for MoMA Expansion, Libeskind to Design Holocaust Memorial

Profiles: Bossley Architects, Auckland - SAKO Architects, Beijing - schmelzle + partner, Hallwangen - nARCHITECTS, Brooklyn - Compagnie O. Architects, Gent - Bendfeldt Herrmann Franke, Kiel
 
Product: Messe Basel's Twisted Aluminum

Film: Recent Work by Zimoun

Number: 100
Found: Rubber Duck

Headlines: Harpa Wins EU Prize-Mies Award, Herzog & de Meuron Selected to Design National Library of Israel, Aga Khan Award Shortlist Announced

Profiles: Graeme Mann & Patricia Capua Mann, Lausanne - Emiliano López Monica Rivera Arquitectos, Barcelona - schlaich bergermann und partner, Stuttgart - RVDM Arquitectos, Aveiro - Böge Lindner K2 Architekten, Hamburg - ATP Architects and Engineers, Innsbruck

Insight: A Short Survey of Architectural Publishing

Building: Rosa F. Keller Library & Community Center, New Orleans

Number: 129
Building: ASTERISK, Beijing, China

Headlines: The Cooper Union to Charge Tuition, Rick Mather (1937-2013), George W. Bush Presidential Center Dedicated

Profiles: EFM Design, New York - Poponcini & Lootens, Antwerpen - Enea, Rapperswil-Jona - bkp kolde kollegen, Düsseldorf - APOLLO / Satoshi Kurosaki, Tokyo - Schwille Architekten, Reutlingen
 
Product: Folkwang Library's Printed Glass

Film: Architecture with capital letter A

Number: 35
Found: Accession, Ben Thomas

Headlines: UN Security Council Chamber Reopens, Motion Picture Academy Unveils Museum Design, Apple Hiring Foster for Retail Stores?

Profiles: NAOI architecture & design office, Tokyo - J. MAYER H. Architects, Berlin - Rural Urban Framework, Hong Kong - Humberto Conde Realizações Arquitectura, Lisboa - kadawittfeldarchitektur, Aachen - Holzer Kobler Architekturen, Zürich

Insight: Architects House Themselves

Building: Roth Trailhead, Lawrence, Kansas

Number: 4
Building: Nippondaira Hotel, Shizuoka, Japan

Headlines: Paolo Soleri Dies at 93, MoMA to Demolish Old Folk Art Museum, Design Museum's Designs of the Year

Profiles: HENN, München - Studio RHE, London - acaa / Kazuhiko Kishimoto, Kanagawa - Ros-Sutrias i Assosiats, Arquitectes, Barcelona - Be-Fun Design, Tokyo - d-lightvision, München
 
Product: Figueras at DHUB Barcelona

Film: What's He Building in There?

Number: 4
Found: The New Rijksmuseum

Headlines: European Architecture Photography Prize, Erickson House and Garden Facing Demolition, National Architecture Week

Profiles: BAAS arquitectura, Barcelona - Edward Suzuki Associates, Tokyo - Lycs Architecture, Hangzhou - ap'plan . mory . osterwalder . vielmo, Stuttgart -  - Nick Milkovich Architects, Vancouver - Burckhardt+Partner, Basel

Insight: Talking WAF - Interview with Paul Finch

Building: Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts, Chicago

Number: 80%
Building: Festival hall for the Tyrol Erl Festival, Erl, Austria

Headlines:  Twelve Architects Selected for Nobel Center, Greenest Cities in the United States?, Denise Scott Brown on the Pritzker Prize

Profiles: Masumi Yanase Architect Office, Fukuoka - BCQ arquitectura, Barcelona - HPA+ Architektur, Köln - META architectuurbureau, Antwerpen - Leuppi & Schafroth Architekten, Zürich - lwa leyk wollenberg, Berlin
 
Product: Colt Sun Protection

Film: Skyhouse

Number: 25
Found: Big Air Package

Headlines: MIPIM Awards 2013 Winners, Gehry's Ike Memorial Scrapped?, Europan 12 Launches

Profiles: CAP Chalabi Architekten & Partner, Wien - james corner field operations, New York - AND-RÉ, Porto - LAVA, Stuttgart - Daigo Ishii + Future-scape Architects, Tokyo - Gäumann Lüdi von der Ropp Architekten, Zürich

Insight: Viewpoints

Building: Yomogino Hot Spa Renovation, Fukushima, Japan

Number: 100 liter (26 gallons)
Building: Lavaflow 7 - Mayer/Penland House, Hawaii, USA

Headlines: 2013 Pritzker Architecture Prize, eVolo 2013 Skyscraper Competition Winners, Laurie Olin Awarded 2013 Thomas Jefferson Medal in Architecture, Yukio Futagawa (1932-2013)

Profiles: Atelier Zündel Cristea, Paris - Ferrier Architekten, Zürich - Meissl Architects, Seefeld - EiSat, Berlin - MZ Architects, Kaslik - Green Space, Osaka
 
Product: SageGlass

Film: "A Million Times (Time Dubai)" by Humans Since 1982

Number: 4
Found: The Mirror in Marseilles

Headlines: Big Week for BIG, Van Alen Institute Names New Executive Director, Jane Drew Prize Awarded to Eva Jiricna

Profiles: BIG – Bjarke Ingels Group, København - Shogo Aratani Architect & Associates, Hyogo - PKSB Architects, New York - Blocher Blocher India, New Delhi - Saraiva+Associados, Lisboa - Hugh Broughton Architects, London

Insight: Studio Visit: BIG NYC

Building: Hinman Research Building

Number: 100'000
Building: Sliced Porosity Block, Chengdu, China

Headlines: Google Expansion Plans Released, Sydney's Library and Plaza Winner Announced, Planners OK Gehry's Facebook Campus

Profiles: Weischede, Herrmann und Partner, Stuttgart - Margot-Duclot architectes associés, Paris - bergmeisterwolf architekten, Brixen - Fougeron Architecture, San Francisco - ARM Architecture, Melbourne - Plasma Studio, London

Product: Jasba-LOOP

Film: How small? How vast? How architecture grows.

Number: $ 150
Found: Iwan Baan: The Way We Live

Headlines: YAP MAXXI and YAP Istanbul Winners Announced, New Mariinsky Theater Draws Ire Before May Opening, Ole Bouman Looks East

Profiles: Pietro Carlo Pellegrini, Lucca - Oppenheim Architecture + Design, Miami - NoCoffee Architects, Vacoas - Mikou Design Studio, Paris - OOS, Zürich - khosla associates, Bengaluru

Insight: BIM in 10 Lessons

Building: University Department Building Währinger Street

Number: 575 million €
Building: University of Connecticut Social Sciences and Classroom Buildings, Storrs, USA

Headlines: Sou Fujimoto to design Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2013, Finalists Named for Mies Award, Good and Bad News in Preserving Modernism

Profiles: Alberto Campo Baeza, Madrid - NADAAA, Boston - Buro II & Archi+I, Brussels - Alexander Brenner, Stuttgart - KEN Architects / Kenichi Kohmura, Kanagawa - F64 Architekten, Kempten

Product: LACMA and FRP

Film: Trailer for "The Competition"

Number: $1200
Found: Buildings of the Year

Headlines: Alberto Campo Baeza Awarded the Heinrich Tessenow Gold Medal, Halley VI Antarctic Research Station Opens, St. Louis Central Library Renovation Complete

Profiles: Diamond Schmitt Architects, Toronto - Swatt | Miers Architects, Emeryville - Philip Lutz Architektur, Bregenz - Holzer Kobler Architekturen, Zürich - schneider+schumacher, Frankfurt am Main - Naf Architect & Design, Tokyo

Insight: Studio Visit: OMA NY

Building: Calling a plan a map, Kanagawa, Japan

Number: 86.8 Percent
Building: Grimseltor, Innertkirchen, Switzerland

Headlines: Norman Foster Designs Lunar Habitations, Steven Holl to Design Kennedy Center Expansion, 2G Goes All Digital

Profiles: Atelier Tekuto / Yasuhiro Yamashita, Tokyo - WHIST, Zürich - luederwaldt architekten, Köln - SPARK, Beijing - Helin & Co Architects, Helsinki - Hawkins\Brown, London

Product: Sculptural fibreC by Rieder

Film: Wood Architecture in Vorarlberg

Number: 64,8 km/h
Found: The City Series

Headlines: Dutch Architect to "Print" House, 14th International Architecture Exhibition/ Fundamentals, nARCHITECTS Wins adAPT NYC Competition, Polls Closing for 2012 Building of the Year

Profiles: Lyons, Melbourne - clavienrossier architectes, Genève - F.A.D.S, Kanagawa - Tropp Lighting Design, Weilheim - hg merz architekten museumsgestalter, Stuttgart - Jan Maenhout, Brussels

Insight: Deconstructivist Architecture, 25 Years Later

Building: House in Quelfes, Olhão, Portugal

Number: 220 square feet (20.5 square meters)
Building: South Mountain Community Library, Phoenix

Headlines: 2013 AIA Institute Honor Awards Announced, Balthazar Korab (1926 - 2013), MoMA PS1 and Times Square Valentine Winners Announced

Profiles: Dattner Architects, New York - atelier arcau, Vannes - Min | Day, San Francisco - Christof Gemeiner Architekten, Hilden - reitter_architekten, Innsbruck - dolmus architekten, Luzern

Product: JumpSeat™

Film: The ABC of Architects

Number: $40 billion
Found: Phantom. Mies as Rendered Society

Headlines: Rem Koolhaas to Direct 2014 Venice Biennale, Ada Louise Huxtable (1921 - 2012), Copy of Hadid's Wangjing SOHO Under Construction,

Profiles: Wingårdhs, Göteborg - andrea pelati architecte, Neuchâtel - OMA - Office for Metropolitan Architecture, Rotterdam - Sakaushi Taku Architects, Tokyo - SSF Ingenieure, München - General Architecture, Stockholm - haefele schmid architekten, Zürich - Braunwagner, Aachen

Insight: Studio Visit: Studio Gang Architects

Building: Bleu Blanc, Aichi, Japan

Number: €9m
Building: Fun on the Beach, Rizhao City in Shandong Province, China

Headlines: Vote for 2012 Building of the Year,  NYPL Unveils Renovation Plans by Foster + Partners, Alan Colquhoun (1921 - 2012)

Profiles: Ward+Blake Architects, Jackson - Kiyotoshi Mori + Natsuko Kawamura / MDS, Tokyo - Hörler Architekten, Basel - Sophus Sobye Arkitekter, Valby - Lieb + Lieb Architekten, Freudenstadt - Latz + Partner, Kranzberg

Product: Escofet's Barcelona Palms

Film: First Look at NYPL's Central Library Plan

Number: 11