Don’t be surprised if you see a huge eye-like object at a tree. Maybe it’s an eye-like design house , called free spirit sphere, designed by Tom Chudleigh. It is a very unique design. This object is attached on a tall tree. Actually they have their show unit on on private land near Qualicum Bay, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada, where you can rent it and try to stay on there.
More detailed story at ‘Architecture 4 Us‘
Designed by Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture LLP, this Wing Museum- A prototype of a museum on a lake or ocean harbor is reminiscent a bird skimming over the surface of a body of water. With its wings unfurled as if in midflight, this powerfully poetic structure is an evocation of the natural world at its most graceful, dynamic, streamlined and ecologically interdependent. More pics after the jump!
This strictly limited, hand-made edition brings back a racing legend created in a series of ten superb victories in mountain and circuit races in 1936. For just $13,399, Auto Union Type C is more than just a toy (dream). Click here for more photos.
The Malaysian firm Thinkscape Team3, beat competitors worldwide to win the design of The Lotus, soon to be the tallest tower in Hanoi. Named “The Lotus’, the design was inspired by the lotus bud, a homage to centuries of local culture and history. The flower, which blossoms from mud, is symbolic of pureness and elegance. More photos & info after the jump!
The Japan Pavilion, unveiled at the Shanghai Expo 2010, is a solar energy generating structure, which has been officially nicknamed as ‘Purple Silkworm Island’ by the Chinese people.
Read the news at ‘World Interior Design Network‘
The RoboScooter is a lightweight, folding, electric motor scooter. It is designed to provide convenient, inexpensive mobility in urban areas especially for the congested Asian cities. The electric scooter can be placed throughout cities for rental, much like the bicycle rental system in some European cities. Read more about RoboScooter here.
The Fire & Ice Coffee Table designed by EcoSmart Fire features an open fire set within a freestanding coffee table. On one end, a recess for your flue less burner, on the other, a recess for storing your own patch of grass or perhaps ice to chill your favorite bottle of champagne. More info & pics here.