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ORDOS 100 #26: FRENTE Housing Concept

Architect Juan Pablo Maza created a large underground home in Inner Mongolia, to take advantage of the ground’s natural insulation but the most striking feature is the suspended living area above ground surrounded by a forest of beams.

The Bahá'í Temple by Hariri Pontarini Architects.

The corn type of building which is made near a ocean has cuts on sides which can get the natural light in side the building that can create shadows inside the building.

A house in Leiria, Portugal, by Aires Mateus. Photo credit: Fernando Guerra/ FG+SG. More info here: http://www.fastcodesign.com/1669311/10-modernist-dream-houses-from-around-the-world

10 Modernist Dream Houses From Around The World

Dog Bark Park Inn, Idaho  This Bed & Breakfast in Cottonwood is actually located in the World's Biggest Beagle. Those visitors that stay at the Inn enter the Beagle through their personal second story deck. Within the Beagle there are all sorts of amazing furnishings many made by the creators of the dog.

Dog_Bark_Park_Inn_hotel - The Dog Bark Park Inn is a hotel located in the US state of Idaho. The hotel is built in the shape of a beagle, making it a famous landmark in the state. It is colloquially known as Sweet Willy by local residents.

Ivanhoe Grammar Senior Years Center | Designed by McBride Charles Ryan | located in Mernda, Australia

Circular school hides a kaleidoscope of color and geometry Ivanhoe Grammar Senior Years & Science Center by McBride Charles Ryan – Inhabitat - Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building