Six worldly finalists have been shortlisted by the International Area Committee’s 2013 awards jury for the Australian Institute of Architects’ Jørn Utzon Award for International Architecture.

The award for International Architecture recognises the work of Institute members living abroad and members who are undertaking commissions overseas. Situated outside the eight state and territory jurisdictions of Australia, finalists include an art gallery in Japan’s snow country, a steel house in Russia, mixed-use residential developments and a Californian…