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  • Villa C, Zonhoven, Belgium -- Groep Delta Architectuur, Juul Vanleysen
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  • Box House, Athra, Australia 1997 - 2000 -- Nicholas Murcutt
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      $50,000 (Stage 1, completed in 2000); $11,000 (Stage 2: gas stove and hot water); $11,000 (Stage 3: toilet)
      Commendation, Royal Australian Institute of Architects 2002
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  • Weathering House, Toronto, Canada -- Shim-Sutcliffe, Brigitte Shim, Howard Sutcliffe
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  • Megu, New York City -- Yasumichi Morita; Kajima Associates
  • Eliran Murphy Group, New York City -- Guillermo M. Gomez
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