Can a technologically advanced 'smart home' fitted with IT systems and appliances be enhanced even more simply by crafting a flexible, adaptable layout? UNStudio employed what they call 'centrifugal circulation' to form the basis of the WIND House in North Holland.
World's most expensive apartment could sell in Monaco
And so the "Sky Penthouse" atop the nearly finished Odeon Tower, an apartment that was expected just last year to sell for perhaps a quarter-billion dollars, is now the object of speculation that it could go for nearly twice that.
The price tag is even bigger than the one that's been dangling from the eaves of the Beverly House, the mansion that hosted William Randolph Hearst, honeymooners JFK and Jackie, and one very famous horse head.