2015 in architecture
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
|List of years in architecture (table)|
|... 2005 . 2006 . 2007 . 2008 . 2009 . 2010 . 2011 ...
2012 2013 2014 -2015- 2016 2017 2018
... 2019 . 2020 . 2021 . 2022 . 2023 . 2024 . 2025 ...
|Art . Archaeology . Architecture . Literature . Music . Philosophy . Science +...|
The year 2015 in architecture involved some significant architectural events and new buildings.
- Shanghai Tower in Shanghai, the tallest building in China and the second-tallest in the world, projected for completion.
- March 18 - European Central Bank HQ in Frankfurt.
- German Football Museum in Dortmund projected for completion.
- New Bauhaus Museum in Weimar projected for completion.
- November - National Art Gallery of Singapore, projected for completion.
- United Arab Emirates
- United Kingdom
- May 1 - New Whitney Museum of American Art in the Meatpacking District, Manhattan, designed by Renzo Piano.
- 432 Park Avenue, the tallest residential building in the world projected for completion.
- World Trade Center Transportation Hub in New York City projected for completion.
- AIA Gold Medal – Moshe Safdie
- Architecture Firm Award AIA – Ehrlich Architects
- Driehaus Architecture Prize for New Classical Architecture – David M. Schwarz, United States
- European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture (Mies van der Rohe Prize) – Szczecin Philharmonic Hall, by Barozzi Veiga
- Lawrence Israel Prize - Tony Chi
- Pritzker Architecture Prize – Frei Otto, Germany (posthumous)
- RAIA Gold Medal – Peter Stutchbury
- RIBA Royal Gold Medal – O'Donnell & Tuomey, Ireland
- January 16 - Sir Ian Athfield, 74, New Zealand architect
- February 9 - Jon Jerde, 75, American architect
- March 9 - Frei Otto, 89, German architect and structural engineer
- March 12 - Michael Graves, 80, American architect
- April 28 - Einar Thorsteinn, 73. Icelandic architect
- March 19 - Carlos Mijares Bracho, 84, Mexican architect
- May 11 - Derek Walker, 85, English architect and urban planner
- "Saturday Soapbox: Bridging gap between past and future". The Mercury. 17 January 2015. Retrieved 17 January 2015.
- Nancy Farghalli (2006-07-25). "Marketplace: Egypt's next big thing". Marketplace. American Public Media. Retrieved 2011-05-31.
- "Tokwe Mukosi dam complete". The Zimbabwean. 7 January 2015. Retrieved 17 January 2015.