WAN (World Architecture News) has announced their finalist long list for the 2012 houses of the year awards.
here is a link to all the entries.
amazingly, two vancouver houses made it to the list this year! have a look :
designed by : DIALOG
designed by : DGBK
below are some of my other favorites:
designed by : display architecture
designed by : simon conder associates
nice to see someone using passive solar concepts to reduce heating load in a house. the overall design is kept simple as well.
designed by : bortolotto design architect inc.
not only is this house also in canada, but it also makes use of some key sustainable features.
designed by : indyk architects pty ltd