Piano and Violin Building, Huainan City, China, built in 2007 to promote a newly-developed area, designed by some students of Hefey University of Technology with the designers of the company Huainan Fangkai Decoration Project Co.
Cloud House by McBride Charles RyanWho doesn’t want to live with their head in the clouds? How about your whole body? Designed by McBride Charles Ryan, the Cloud House is actually an addition and renovation of an Edwardian house in Melbourne, Australia
I have always loved libraries and this one does not disappoint. Another place to add to my bucket list. The Tianjin Binhai Library in northern China. Designed by the Rotterdam-based architectural firm MVRDV. The five-level library has a total space of 33700 square meters and features floor-to-ceiling terraced bookshelves able to hold 1.2 million books and a large luminous sphere in the center that serves as an auditorium with a capacity of 110 people. It is nicknamed 'The Eye' because the…
Buildings don't have to be shaped like plain squares or rectangles. They can be fun shapes, like the piano and violin buildings in this picture. And the funkier the shape, the more math there is. Click the link to do the behind these cool buildings!
Delft studio WAM Architecten have completed a hotel that looks like a pile of houses in Zaandam, the Netherlands. Called Inntel hotel, the building features overlapping green wooden facades typical of traditional houses in the region.