June 6, 2015
12 Buildings So Strange That You Won’t Believe Are Real!
1. Pallais Bulles (Cannes, France)
This building is built facing the bay of Cannes. This place is owned by Pierre Cardin. The owner has named it bubble house in which grand parties & festivals are organized.
2. Nautilus House (Mexico City, Mexico)
This house is built based on aquatic theme thus giving it a shell shape. The family residing in it are fond of nature & this place brings them closer to nature.
3. Rotating Tower (Dubai, UAE)
This is world’s first building in motion designed by David Fischer. This building constantly changes it’s shape & each floor gets different view all around the day.
4. Atomium (Brussels, Belgium)
The bulding shaped in elementary iron crystal was built for 1958 exhibition in capital of Europe. Now it is considered one of the most popular attraction of entire continent.
5. Dancing House (Prague, Czech Republic)
When the building was designed it faced controversies but Czech president Václav Havel hoped that this would become center of cultural activity. This building is now having many offices & restaurant on the roof.
6. Wonderworks (Pigeon Forge, USA)
This inverted building has everything that way even the trees that makes it look like a house had a disaster. It was built in 1998 & many other such sites were developed across U.S.
7. Experience Music Project (Seattle, USA)
This building has always been in controversies, including being featured in Forbes’ list of Top 10 Ugliest Buildings in the world. This building is a museum of music history.
8. National Theater (Beijing, China)
This curved building is in the shape of a super ellipsoid has a total surface area of 149,500 square meters. It has a titanium shell. Half of ellipsoid covered with curved glass to allow daylight and the other part made so that movement on the inside can be seen at night.
9. Stone House (Guimaraes, Portugal)
The house is actually built between two giant stones. It is said that the idea actually emerged from Flintstones cartoon. It still has doors, windows & roof like a normal house.
10. Upside Down House (Szymbark, Poland)
This is a rare type of house which stands on it’s roof. Looks like it had been accidentally reversed in natural disaster but actually it is built so fine.
11. Kunsthaus Graz (Graz, Austria)
This is built in a shape as if it is some alien’s house but this building has examples of various art, design, film and photography. The building also has photo-voltaic cells built into the 1,288 acrylic glass panels on the roof making it environment friendly.
12. House Attack (Vienna, Austria)
The “House Attack” represents a family home which hits the facade of the museum. This is built in a funny way but has been famous representation of art.