The home is located above a small secluded rocky cove and has been designed so that it almost completely blends in with its surroundings. The house design was a result of trying to create a structure that would be protected from the strong north winds. A rectangular grid was applied to the slope to produce a three-dimensional “chessboard” of solids and voids, and therefore created sections of open spaces for patios and a swimming pool. At night, lighting exposes the various living ar...
The architects never seize to surprise us with their intricate and innovative designs. Some showcase their ingenuity by creating unique functionality of the houses they design, others demonstrate the never-seen-before exterior. Recently, architect Karina Wiciak of Wamhouse studio demonstrated unusual house designs after founding inspiration in an unexpected place -- logos of the famous brands.
The list of reasons to visit Japan is pretty much endless - the unique Japanese culture, centuries-old Japanese traditions, and arts, just to name a few. But one of the best excuses to pack your bags and jump on the next plane to Tokyo is the country's incredibly diverse and innovative array of modern architecture.
This article will share a wild array of nature-inspired homes, modern architecture, upcycled houses, and bizarrchitecture. Explore the possibilities for unusual homes and weird houses from some of the world's most creative architects. Here are 40 unusual homes from around the globe!