The Best Public Building: Wallpaper* Design Awards 2023 has been announced, celebrating Chapel of Sound, China, by OPEN Architecture as the finest piece of public architecture of the year.
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The shortlist for the Best Public Building includes the RCA campus, UK, by Herzog de Meuron, Valley Gallery, Japan, Tadao Ando, ‘The Plus’ Vestre factory, Norway, by BIG, and Bob Dylan Centre, USA, by Olson Kundig.
Resting at the base of a valley famous for holding remnants of the Ming Dynasty Great Wall—a Chapel of Sound.