The polyhedron-shaped Blooming House boasts of a slew of terrace gardens

It is not often that we come across residences that are shaped like irregular polyhedrons. And, it is even rarer when architects claim that such a complex shape was adopted to satisfy the client's simple requirement of 'living in nature'. Well, the above pictured 'Blooming House' (or Hwa Hun in Korean) by Seoul-based firm Iroje…

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Planning Korea’s L’air Nouveau de Paris envisions a sustainable Paris with futuristic egg-shaped towers

Taking cue from Vincent Callebaut's mind-boggling "Smart City" design, Planning Korea, a Seoul-based architectural firm, has undertaken the task of transforming Paris into a breathtakingly modern and sustainable city of the future. The plan, known as L’air Nouveau de Paris (meaning "New Paris air"), proposes the installation of gigantic egg-shaped metallic structures, over a total area of 41,882-sq-ft (approx.…

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