Unusual buildings of the world
The construction industry is today among the leading, so new buildings will not surprise anyone. Any person can see entire neighborhoods have grown in recent years in his town or turn to the Internet and to get acquainted with the achievements of the builders on the other side of the world. You can even buy a new apartment or cottage, without leaving your computer. But there are new buildings that involuntarily attract attention, and commonplace as you can get.
This house was built the City of Kanner in the city Zanesti (Romania) for his family. Construction was relatively cheap (80000€), given that the area is home to more than 400 sq. m. in addition, the owner contends that saves up to 50% of costs on heating compared to conventional houses of similar square.
«Alien» architecture brought home by G. Kamara the nickname «UFO». It looks like two metal hemispheres. Even the locals call it «the Needle», alluding to the domed building of the Northern peoples of snow blocks.
House project, able to float, came up with the architecture firm Baca Architects (UK). The idea was a reaction to the problem of flooding of buildings located near large bodies of water. The developers claim that their project ensures the residents safety – it will withstand water rise up to 9 m. Inside will be very dry.
In Copenhagen now has a house, could not be better able to fit into the surrounding landscape. Its walls are covered with mirror plates of polished metal and reflected the Park, amongst which the house stands. The project was developed by Studio MLRP. Night metal mirror is closed, and the house takes on the usual form. During the day he pounded near numerous interesting, as it has become a popular attraction.
It is located in the city of Turku (Finland). The length of the building – 32 m, height – 12 m. the house has several apartments. Thus it can be transported by land and by water (how heavy the container). The secret of his strength in the application of FIXCEL panel. They are commonly used for modular buildings. The material for these is galvanized steel profile.
A coin for luck
The house, designed to encourage the blessing of fortune, built in China. The authors of the project were members of the South China University and the Italian Giuseppe Verdi. di Pasquale. The height of the house (or rather, diameter) of about 140 m; it has 30 floors. The house is designed in the form of an old Chinese coin with a hole (diameter 47 m). It was named «lucky Coin».
Place for building a house and especially its location was calculated in full accordance with the Chinese tradition of Feng Shui. He is supposed to bring luck to the city. However, many peoples have believed that finding a coin is good luck.
On the shore of lake Baikal architect A. Tagantsev have built a transparent house. Material for walls was toughened glass-laminated glass coated with a special compound to keep it warm. Unusual house area – 450 sq. m. It is in the Irkutsk region in the village of mill Valley, and is its main attraction.
Creator of the house proved that even in harsh conditions of Siberia and the possible implementation of bold architectural ideas. Freeze in a transparent housing does not threaten anyone. The house is provided with its own heating system that uses as fuel used oil. In addition, the house is built so that in the winter it is effectively heated up by the sun (even is low). At night, the heat in the house save a special blackout curtains.
Periodically the original buildings appear in different parts of the world, demonstrating the inexhaustible human imagination.