For the boarded-up windows and warning signs “Passage closed” is often hidden world, which is slowly absorbed by nature. The last 5 years of a photographer from London Rebecca Bathory spent traveling the world in search of the most beautiful abandoned buildings.
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Studio Belzberg Architects updated the office building of the company Gores Group in Beverly Hills. The main advantage of the project are three-dimensional glass panels with unusual shapes. The most ubiquitous response to the needs of a typical commercial office building is to clad it with a curtain wall glazing system. This project is an interrogation of the pervasive use of standard storefront or curtain wall glazing for this application and its subsequent effect on the surrounding urban environment.
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Angela Nikolau from Moscow, Russia has taken the selfie game to a whole new level — a very dangerous one. The Instagram star, whose page bio reads no limit, no control perfectly describes her photos that are taken at death-defying heights around the world. Her posts show her casually posing for photographs on skyscrapers and construction sites all over Moscow, Hong Kong and China.
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Noah’s Ark is located in Williams-town, Kentucky USA. The creators claim that it is a replica of the biblical repeating its size: about 155 m long, 25 m wide and 15 m in height. Inside the building cost of 100 million euros is a museum, which exhibits explain the essence of the Biblical tradition. It is reported that the ark may even be launched.
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Wonderful and colorful Victorian homes are located in several areas of San Francisco, in the western and southern parts of the city. The most famous place where they are located in a row, is the street Steiner is now on the revival of these houses with a fancy name”Painted ladie” around this American city.
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An old office building in Long Island, New York, was renovated by the people of Bromley Caldari Architects to use less energy and be more environmentally friendly. The project cost 10 million dollars and among all the changes created a farm of about 4,000 square meters on the roof of the building. About 450 kilos of land were taken to the roof in order to create one of the largest agricultural systems located on a roof. Besides producing food garden this agricultural delivery of shelter and relax, for both humans and birds, besides being an ecological contribution to the city.
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