Building of the Year 2019 Building of the Year 2019

At ArchDaily, we don't believe that "expert" juries are necessary to determine quality architecture. We trust you, our readers, to select the buildings that - due to their beauty, intelligence, creativity, or service to the community - represent the best architecture of the year. You haven't let us down yet. You narrowed down the list from thousands to 5 per category, and now to 15 stunning winners. So, from all of us at ArchDaily, thank you - and here are YOUR winners!

The Winners

  • Housing

    Future Towers / MVRDV
  • Religious Architecture

    Imaculada and Cheia de Graça Chapel / Cerejeira Fontes Architects
  • Public Architecture

    Sesc 24 de Maio / Paulo Mendes da Rocha + MMBB Arquitetos
  • Best Applied Products

    House in a Garden / Gianni Botsford Architects
  • Small Scale Architecture

    A45 / BIG
  • Cultural Architecture

    UCCA Dune Art Museum / OPEN Architecture
  • Interior Architecture

    Dream & Maze / Studio 10
  • Educational Architecture

    Maya Somaiya Library, Sharda School / Sameep Padora & Associates
  • Offices

    C&P Corporate Headquarters / INNOCAD
  • Healthcare Architecture

    Weihai Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine / GLA
  • Houses

    Brick Cave / H&P Architects
  • Industrial Architecture

    The Macallan New Distillery and Visitors Experience / Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners
  • Hospitality Architecture

    Morpheus Hotel / Zaha Hadid Architects
  • Commercial Architecture

    Coal Drops Yard / Heatherwick Studio
  • Sports Architecture

    Streetmekka Viborg / EFFEKT
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