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Famous Buildings in Germany and Architect:

  1. Insel Hombroich Museum, Düsseldorf, Germany (Àlvaro Siza Vieira)
  2. Bruder Klaus Field Chapel, Mechernich, Germany (Peter Zumthor)
  3. Haus, Köln, Germany (Oswald Mathias Ungers)

Famous Structure in United Kingdom and Architect:

  1. Serpentine Gallery Pavilion, London, UK (2012) (Herzog & de Meuron)
  2. Serpentine Gallery Pavilion, London, UK (2011) (Peter Zumthor)
  3. Serpentine Gallery, London, UK (Rem Koolhaas with Cecil Balmond and Arup)
  4. An Turas, Tiree, Scotland, UK (Sutherland Hussey Architects)
  5. Gormley Studio, London, UK (David Chipperfield Architects)
  6. Red House for Anish Kapoor, London, UK (Tony Fretton)
  7. Tate Modern, London, UK (Herzog & de Meuron)
  8. The London Eye, UK (Julia Barfield and David Marks)

Famous Architecture in Japan and Architect:

  1. Meme Meadows Experimental House, Hokkaido (Kengo Kuma)
  2. Nerima Apartment, Tokyo (Go Hasegawa & Associates)
  3. Final Wooden House, Kumamoto (Sou Fujimoto)
  4. Teshima Art Museum, Kagawa (Ryue Nishizawa)
  5. Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation, Hokkaido (Sou Fujimoto)
  6. 21st Century Museum, Kanazawa (SANAA)
  7. Chichu Art Museum, Naoshima (Tadao Ando)
  8. Matsunoyama Museum of Natural Science, Niigata (Tezuka Architects)
  9. Sendai Mediatheque, Sendai (Toyo Ito)
  10. Naked House, Kawagoe (Shigeru Ban)
  11. Observation platform of Firefly squid, Toyama (Tom Heneghan)
  12. Weekend House, Gunma (Ryue Nishizawa)
  13. Makino Tomitarou Memorial Hall, Kouchi (Hiroshi Naito)
  14. Osaka Prefectural Chikatsu Asuka Museum, Osaka (Tadao Ando)

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Famous Buildings in USA and Architect:

  1. Perot Museum of Nature and Science, Dallas (Morphosis)
  2. Seattle Central Library, Seattle (OMA)
  3. Maryland Overlook Location, Washington (Allied Architects)
  4. Storefront for Art and Architecture, New York (Steven Holl)

Famous Buildings in Spain and Architect:

  1. CAEaCLAVELES Hotel, La Perada (Longo and Roldán Arquitectos)
  2. House in Corrubedo, Corrubedo (David Chipperfield)
  3. Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, Bilbao (Frank Gehry)
  4. Elsa Peretti Museum, Girona (Alberto Campo Baeza)
  5. Igualada Cemetery, Barcelona (Enric Miralles & Carme Pinós)

Famous Buildings in Switzerland and Architect:

  1. Plantahof Auditorium, Landquart, Switzerland (Valerio Olgiati)
  2. House for a Musician, Scharans, Switzerland (Valerio Olgiati)
  3. Vacation House, Vals, Switzerland (Peter Zumthor)
  4. Hohlstrasse Apartments, Zürich, Switzerland (Peter Märkli)
  5. Leutschenbach School, Zürich, Switzerland (Christian Kerez)
  6. Helvetia Headquarters, St.Gallen, Switzerland (Herzog & de Meuron)
  7. Wohnhaus Meuli, Fläsch, Switzerland (Bearth & Deplazes)
  8. Casa Grossi-Giordano, Monte Carasso, Switzerland (Guidotti Architetti)
  9. Schoolhouse Paspels, Paspels, Switzerland (Valerio Olgiati)
  10. Main Postal Office, Locarno, Switzerland (Livio Vacchini
  11. Casa Aurora, Lugano, Switzerland (Livio Vacchini)
  12. La Congiunta, Giornico, Switzerland (Peter Märkli)
  13. Oberrealta Chapel, Oberrealta, Switzerland (Christian Kerez, Rudolf Fontana)

Related: Nata Drawing Practice Paper

Famous Structures in Portugal and Architect:

  1. Invastigation Center of Furnas, Sau Miguel Island, Portugal (Aires Mateus)
  2. Casa da Música, Porto, Portugal (OMA)
  3. Serralves Museum, Porto, Portugal (Àlvaro Siza Vieira)
  4. Silo Norte Shopping, Porto, Portugal (Eduardo Souto de Moura)
  5. Santa Maria Church, Marco de Canaveses, Portugal (Àlvaro Siza Vieira)
  6. Casa Vieira de Castro, Vila Nova de Famalicão, Portugal (Àlvaro Siza Vieira)

Famous Buildings in China and Architect:

  1. CCTV Headquarters, Beijing, China (OMA)

Famous Buildings in Brazil and Architect:

  1. Ibere Camargo Museum, Porto Alegre, Brazil (Álvaro Siza Vieira)
  2. Casa em Ribeirão Preto, Sao Paolo, Brazil (Angelo Bucci)
  3. Brazilian Museum of Sculpture, Sao Paulo, Brazil (Paulo Mendes da Rocha)

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Famous Indian Buildings and Architect:

  1. Palmyra House, Nandgaon, India (Studio Mumbai)

Famous Buildings in France and Architect:

  1. Church Saint-Pierre, Firminy, France (Le Corbusier and José Oubrerie)
  2. Carré d` Art, Nîmes, France (Norman Foster)

Famous Structures in Russia and Architect:

Vodka Ceremony Pavilion, Moscow Region, Russia (Alexander Brodsky)

Famous Place in Austria and Architect:

  1. Kunsthaus Bregenz, Bregenz, Austria (Peter Zumthor)

Famous Buildings in The Netherlands, and Architect:

  1. Kunsthal, Rotterdam, The Netherlands (OMA)

Famous Buildings in Italy and Architect:

  1. Palazzzo Grassi, Venice, Italy (Gae Aulenti)

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