An underwater restaurant in Norway, a golf club that looks like a dune in Jordan, a tree house in Arkansas: These are just three of the amazing buildings that have made the shortlist for the 2019 Dezeen Awards.
Dezeen, an architecture and design site, works to honor the craft of building through the Dezeen Awards, an annual celebration of architecture.
Dezeen released the shortlist of nominees for the September competition, and narrowed the entries to the best of the best with an international panel of experts in architecture and design.
The Architecture category contains 10 subcategories, and the shortlist has a total of 53 nominees. Dezeen highlights everything from small houses to massive events on the shortlist, and demonstrates the different ways people interact with the buildings around them around the globe.
Here are 53 of the most beautiful buildings in the world.