Tag: architecture

House On The Rock The House on the Rock, in Iowa County, Wisconsin, has been described as creepy, bizarre, an evil Disneyland, and the tackiest place in America. This article from Roadtrippers and the accompanying photos give a glimpse of the whole experience of actually going there. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

Walking City: An Evolving Video Sculpture Morphs in Response to Architecture In this 8-minute digital animation the simple act of walking continually and slowly morphs from a blocky form into successive shapes of varying degrees of fluidity. It’s better to watch than to read a description of it, so Watch. [via: colossal] TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

Some bizarre and odd things around us . . . from a river over a river to strange clouds in the sky and dense fog on the ground to natural phenomena to art, architecture and more. These photographs can keep you busy for a long time. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

This unique five-story townhouse by Japanese architect Ryue Nishizawa has gardens on every floor, and plenty of light even though it is squashed between two taller buildings. A beautiful piece of architecture. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

This is a walking house, heated with wood, and gleaning electricity from tiny windmills and solar panels on the roof. It collects rainwater, too, and travels at a speed of 60 meters per hour, or 0.034 miles per hour. Great for leisurely site-seeing. Eco-superb. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious