Apart from their functional importance, cantilevers can also be used for cosmetic appearances and play an important role in enhancing the beauty of any architecture from bridges to houses. Cantilever bridges and balconies are especially more popular. Here we list five structures that use cantilevers as the most prominent design feature, and do it extremely well.
The impressive Hemeroscopium House has been designed
Nowadays, architectures do not only mean to create something residential or iconic. It is all about to create or built something different, which need inspiration and vision. Many buildings in the world can amaze you, and some of them are as follows.
National Aquarium Denmark
It is one of the biggest blue home in the world and the largest aquarium in North Europe. It is
The resources of our world are limited but the population is increasing every year. As a result, it has become necessary to create habitable structures using minimum resources yet make it urban and stylish. The AIA small projects awards 2014 has been declared recently and five small homes have received the award for their wonderful use of resources and smart designs. The theme of the
For centuries, huge architectures with fascinating designs have been mesmerizing the world. With their futuristic designs and unique shape, they are inspiring people and proving their existence to the world. Currently several projects for constructing mega-structures are running. These powerful architectures are beyond our imagination. Full of space-age support, these gravity-defying structures are ready to hypnotize the world. Here are some of the futuristic architecture
With the shrinking family sizes and on the contrary growing size of family homes, small houses have specially gained attention because of their being eco friendly, affordable and easy to maintain. They cost less and can also be used as a home office or guesthouse. This article will provide you a glimpse of these small shelters.
Manhattan Shoe box Apartment:
The 78 square foot home
The very first thing that comes to the thought of a hotel owner is the design and the material used for the construction of the hotel. Modern day visitors are no longer fond of the regular luxury hotels, but they look for something different and unique. Here is a list of five such strangest hotels made completely out of weird materials.
The Xiang Xiang Pray
Architecture today involves more that simply planning out the structure of a building. Architects are going out of their way to out do each other in terms of building designs, using all kinds of materials to create something that is so unique; it really makes it one of its kinds.
Upside down building:
Upside down houses have always been a debatable subject- this is because
The profession of an architect involves a lot of dexterity and creativity at planning and sketching impressive architectural wonders. For an architect, it is important for the creativity and innovation to emerge which is possible in an environment that has competition. Various architectural design events and contests are being held at a global level to bring forth architects and give them a global audience and
The ingenuity of design minded residents and architects is often portrayed in designs for abodes with less than sufficient square footage. Giving up both the luxury living and space more minimally is not easy always, yet this does come with few benefits like bigger skies, fewer possession and open spaces. Moreover, smaller and narrow houses make it simpler to cozy up with loved ones. Small
Bomb shelters are an impressive structure designed for withstanding damage from various explosive weapons particularly bombs. While a few bomb shelters are meant to protect against aerial bombardment while others are designed underground with the hope to survive a nuclear attack. There are various recycled bomb shelters as well that are highly beneficial to protect soldiers from enemy attacks. Below are five most amazing recycled