2014 in architecture
The year 2014 in architecture involved some significant architectural events and new buildings.
Buildings and structures
Buildings and structures
- Szczecin Philharmonic Hall, by Barozzi Veiga, is completed.
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- July – Buildings in London designed by Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners completed:
- August – 20 Fenchurch Street in the City of London, designed by Rafael Viñoly, completed.
- September 29 – Weston Library, a major reconstruction of the University of Oxford's New Bodleian Library by Wilkinson Eyre Architects, opens to readers.
- December 9 – University of Greenwich Stockwell Street Building, designed by heneghan peng architects (hparc), opened.
- London School of Economics Saw Swee Hock Student Centre, designed by O'Donnell & Tuomey.
- Burntwood School, Wandsworth, London, designed by Allford Hall Monaghan Morris, completed; awarded 2015 Stirling Prize.
- Everyman Theatre, Liverpool, designed by Haworth Tompkins, completed and awarded Stirling Prize.
- Maggie's palliative care centres opened in
- October 1 — Bill & Melinda Gates Hall at Cornell University is dedicated, designed by Thom Mayne of Morphosis Architects.
- October 9 – Windhover Contemplative Center, designed by Aidlin Darling Design, opens at Stanford University.
- October 10 – 432 Park Avenue, the tallest residential buildings in the world is topped out.
- November 3 – One World Trade Center in New York City, designed by David Childs of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill with Daniel Libeskind, the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere, opens.
- One57, one of the tallest buildings in New York City became the tallest mixed-use (residential and hotel) skyscraper in the city.
- AIA Architecture Firm Award – Eskew+Dumez+Ripple
- AIA Gold Medal – Julia Morgan
- Emporis Skyscraper Award – Wangjing SOHO designed by Zaha Hadid
- Driehaus Architecture Prize for New Classical architecture – Pier Carlo Bontempi
- Lawrence Israel Prize – LOT-EK
- LEAF Award, Overall Winner – Ateliers Jean Nouvel and PTW Architects
- Praemium Imperiale Architecture Laureate – Steven Holl
- Pritzker Architecture Prize – Shigeru Ban
- Reed Award for classical architecture commitment – Ruan Yisan
- RAIA Gold Medal – Phil Harris and Adrian Welke
- RIBA Royal Gold Medal – Joseph Rykwert
- Stirling Prize – Haworth Tompkins for Everyman Theatre, Liverpool
- Thomas Jefferson Medal in Architecture – Toyo Ito
- Twenty-five Year Award by AIA – Harry Weese for Washington Metro
- UIA Gold Medal – Ieoh Ming Pei
- Vincent Scully Prize from National Building Museum – Charlie Rose
- January 10 – Kathryn Findlay, British-born architect working in Japan (b. 1953)
- February 25 – Heikki Siren, Finnish architect (b. 1918)
- March 20 – William Toomath, (b. 1925), New Zealand architect
- March 28
- April 24 – Hans Hollein, Austrian architect (b. 1934)
- April 28 – Frederic Schwartz, American architect, author and city planner (b. 1951)
- July 11 – Randall Stout, 56, American architect (b. 1958)
- July 26 – Sir Richard MacCormac, British architect (b. 1938)
- August 18 – Kurt Meyer, Swiss-born architect working in the United States and Nepal (b. 1922)
- August 22 – Sir Philip Dowson, British architect (b. 1924)
- September 6 – Édith Girard, French architect (b. 1949)
- September 27 – Taylor Hardwick, American architect (b. 1925)
- December 24 – Ricardo Porro, Cuban architect working in France (b. 1925)
- "14th International Architecture Exhibition". Archived from the original on 2014-06-05. Retrieved 2014-06-07.
- "Dr Chau Chak Wing Building". UTS. Archived from the original on 2014-10-24. Retrieved 2014-10-24.
- Frearson, Amy (2014-07-11). "Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners completes new conservation and gallery wing at British Museum". dezeen. Retrieved 2017-07-24.
- Wainwright, Oliver (2015-09-02). "Carbuncle Cup: Walkie Talkie wins prize for worst building of the year". The Guardian. London. Retrieved 2015-09-02.
- "Weston Library opens to academics after £80m revamp". BBC News. Oxford. 2014-09-29. Retrieved 2014-10-01.
- "University of Greenwich, Stockwell Street Building". RIBA Awards. Royal Institute of British Architects. 2015. Archived from the original on 2015-07-22. Retrieved 2015-07-20.
- Woodman, Ellis (2014-09-09). "Maggie's Lanarkshire by Reiach and Hall". Architects' Journal.
- "Maggies Lanarkshire". RIBA Awards. Royal Institute of British Architects. 2015. Archived from the original on 2015-07-22. Retrieved 2015-07-20.
- "The architecture and design of Maggie's Oxford Centre". Maggie's. Retrieved 2015-03-16.
- "Philanthropist Bill Gates helps dedicate CIS's Gates Hall". Cornell University. 2 October 2014. Retrieved 28 June 2018.
- "Windhover Contemplative Center / Aidlin Darling Design". ArchDaily. 18 March 2015. Retrieved 4 September 2019.
- "Windhover contemplative center opens Thursday on Stanford campus". Stanford – News. Retrieved 25 August 2017.
- "Professor Ruan Yisan gets Reed Award". University of Notre Dame School of Architecture. Archived from the original on 2014-04-05. Retrieved 2014-04-05.
- "Architekt Hans Hollein gestorben". Frankfurter Rundshau. 2014-04-24. Archived from the original on 2014-06-10. Retrieved 2014-06-07.
- Colker, David (2014-08-28). "Kurt Meyer dies at 92; L.A. architect was committed to civic service". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 2014-10-24.