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

  • Cultural Architecture

    UCCA Dune Art Museum / OPEN Architecture
  • Interior Architecture

    Dream & Maze / Studio 10
  • Healthcare Architecture

    Weihai Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine / GLA
  • Best Applied Products

    House in a Garden / Gianni Botsford Architects
  • Hospitality Architecture

    Morpheus Hotel / Zaha Hadid Architects
  • Industrial Architecture

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

    Brick Cave / H&P Architects
  • Sports Architecture

    Streetmekka Viborg / EFFEKT
  • Commercial Architecture

    Coal Drops Yard / Heatherwick Studio
  • Offices

    C&P Corporate Headquarters / INNOCAD
  • Educational Architecture

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

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

    A45 / BIG
  • Public Architecture

    Sesc 24 de Maio / Paulo Mendes da Rocha + MMBB Arquitetos
  • Housing

    Future Towers / MVRDV
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