The 15 best buildings of the year, according to London Design Museum

Foundation Louis Vuitton Iwan Baan, courtesy of Frank Gehry and Gehry PartnersThe ‘Foundation Louis Vuitton’ museum in Paris, France.

The London Design museum has picked out its favourite buildings of the past year.

From the new Louis Vuitton museum in Paris to the specular arched Markthal Rotterdam food market — not to mention some stunning examples of green architecture like Sydney’s One Central Park, these are some of the most beautiful buildings ever built.

These 15 stunning structures truly represent the best of the best.

Saw Swee Hock Student Centre (London School of Economics), London

Architects: O'Donnell + Tuomey

Sancaklar Mosque, Istanbul, Turkey

Architects: Emre Arolat Architects

Arena do Morro, Natal, Brazil

Architects: Herzog and De Meuron

Waterbank Campus at Endana Secondary School, Laikipia, Kenya

Architects: PITCHAfrica

UC Innovation Center, Santiago, Chile

Architects: Elemental

The Long Museum West Bund, Shanghai, China

Architects: Atelier Deshaus

La Ultima Esperanza - The Last Hope, Manabi, Ecuador

Architects: AL BORDE

Forfatterhuset Kindergarten, Copenhagen, Denmark

Architects: COBE

One Central Park, Sydney, Australia

Architects: Ateliers Jean Nouvel

Markthal Rotterdam, Rotterdam, the Netherlands

Architects: MVRDV

Foundation Louis Vuitton, Paris, France

Architects: Frank Gehry and Gehry Partners

Beijing No.4 High School Fangshan Campus, Beijing, China

Architects: OPEN Architecture

Desert Courtyard House, Scottsdale, Arizona

Architects: Wendell Burnette Architects

House for Trees, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Architects: Vo Trong Nghia Architects

Philharmonic Hall Szczecin, Szczecin, Poland

Architects: Barozzi/Veiga

Now see the best buildings according to ArchDaily.

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