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30 Stellar Projects That May Win RIBA's First-Ever International Prize

Projects include works by Zaha Hadid and David Chipperfield

This week has been a busy one for award announcements. On Monday we brought to you the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) list of London's 30 best projects and the shortlist for the Aga Khan Architecture Award.

This morning we continue our coverage of the annual RIBA Awards by highlighting some of the projects considered for the International Prize, including two projects by Zaha Hadid (who won RIBA's Stirling Prize two years in a row as well as RIBA's Gold Medal) and three by David Chipperfield. The International Prize is RIBA's first award that is open to all qualified architects anywhere in the world. Thirty projects have been selected to undergo a review process, after which up to 20 of those project will be up for International Excellence and the award for RIBA International Emerging Architect of the Year. Then, a group of six buildings will be visited by the jury, and the winner will be announced in December.

Read on for a complete list of the buildings under consideration.

Angdong Hospital in Baojing County, China by Rural Urban Framework

Arquipelago Contemporary Arts Centre in Ribeira Grande, The Azores by Menos é Mais, Arquitectos Associados João Mendes Ribeiro Arquitecto, Lda.

Buenos Aires Ciudad Casa de Gobierno in Buenos Aires, Argentina by Foster + Partners Berdichevsky Cherny Arquitectos & StudioMinond UPE DG MDU GCBA

Culture House Rozet in Arnhem, Netherlands by Neutelings Riedijk Architects

DLR Lexicon in Dún Laoghaire Co, Dublin, Ireland by Carr Cotter Naessens

Europaallee Baufeld E in Zurich, Switzerland by Caruso St John Architects Bosshard Vaquer Architekten

European Hansemuseum in Lübeck, Germany by Studio Andreas Heller Architects & Designers

Farming Kindergarten in Bien Hoa City, Vietnam by Vo Trong Nghia Architects ​

Fine Arts Museum of Asturias in Oviedo, Spain by Francisco Mangado ­Mangado y Asociados

Fulton Center in New York, USA by Grimshaw, HDR,Page Ayres Cowley Architects

Heydar Aliyev Centre in Baku, Azerbaijan by Za​ha Hadid Architects DiA Holding

Invisible House in Hampton Australia by Peter Stutchbury Architecture

Jockey Club Innovation in Hung Hom, Hong Kong by Zaha Hadid Architects

Museo Jumex in Mexico City, Mexico by David Chipperfield Architects, Taller Abierto de Arquitectura y Urbanismo (TAAU)

Office Building Moganshan Road in Hangshou, China by David Chipperfield Architects

Oita Prefecture Art Museum in Oita, Japan by Shigeru Ban Architects

PARKROYAL on Pickering in Singapore by WOHA Architects Pte. Ltd.

Public Library of Constitucion in Constitucion, Chile by Sebastian Irarrazaval Arquitectos

Qatar Faculty of Islamic Studies in Doha, Qatar by Mangera Yvars Architects Ltd

Rundeskogen in Stravanger, Norway by dRMM Architects / Helen and Hard Architects

Saint Louis Art Museum in St. Louis, USA by David Chipperfield Architects, HOK

Saint Trinitatis Catholic Church in Leipzig, Germany by Schulz und Schulz

Sancaklar Mosque in Büyükçekmece/Istanbul, Turkey by EAA­Emre Arolat Architecture

SkyTerrace in Soo Khian Chan, Singapore by SCDA Architects Pte Ltd

St Angela's College Cork in Cork, Ireland by O'Donnell + Tuomey

Stormen Concert Hall, Theatre and Public Library in Bodø, Norway by DRDH Architects

The Ring of Remembrance, International WWI Memorial of Notre­Dame­de­Lorette in Ablain­Saint­Nazaire, France by Agence d’architecture Philippe Prost

Tula House in Heriot Bay, Quadra Island, Canada by Patkau Architects

UTEC ­ Universidad de Ingenieria y Tecnologia in Peru, Lima by Grafton Architects Shell Arquitectos

VIA at West 57th in New York, USA by BIG ­ Bjarke Ingels Group SLCE Architects