What’s an Action Park without a little bit of danger right? I don’t understand how this ride could exist in a sue-crazy modern era… Yes, it is a looping water slide. This water slide flipped the bird at physics so rudely that it was open for a single summer and then shut down for good.
Category Archives: Architecture
‘By using this slide, you forfeit all rights to sue us.’ No this is not the lunch room at Google’s head office…This is the Technische Universitat in Munich, Germany. Those giant tubes are slides to go from the top floor to the ground level patio. The brains behind this work are the German artists Johannes
It is difficult to believe that any religion other than some satanic occult would decorate a place of worship with…human bones. The Sedlec Ossuary is a small Roman Catholic chapel, located beneath the Cemetery Church of All Saints in Sedlec, a suburb of Kutná Hora in the Czech Republic. The ossuary is estimated to contain
I wouldn’t even know where to start…The recently opened Stuttgart City Library or as locals call it, “the book prison” was created to have a plain white unobtrusive design where the books and people create the color and ambiance. Designed by Yi Architects, this has to be the most beautiful and rather large libraries in
Located just outside of Durby, Blegium where wizards and worriers come from the La Blade de Gnomes is straight out of fantasy land. The brainchild of the Belgian architect and his wife, this incredible and original design is a world full of magic that will awaken the inner child in everyone. [Cheers neatorama]
Constructed in 1953, this enchanting house is located on an island called Elliðaey, of the Westman Islands, located south of Iceland. In 2000, the (then) Prime Minister of Iceland, Davið Oddsson, drew criticism when he tried to present the island to the singer Björk as a gift, to thank her for her contribution to raising
Hanging Pool – The Joule Hotel, Dallas USA The hanging pool on the Joule Hotel in Dallas, Texas, extends eight feet out and over the side of the building at the tenth-floor. InterContinental Festival City Hotel, Dubai A transparent plexiglass section extends beyond the edge of the hotel building, overlooking the Dubai Skyline. Hilton Hotel,
Designed by Austin Fleming and winner of Bustler’s annual Zombie Apocalypse Safe House competition, the Vagabond is a conceptual mobile shelter based on the shell of an armadillo…Not a turtle. The ‘safe house’ features reflective camouflage on the outside, allowing it to blend in with its environment, and it features photovoltaic cells that can provide
If the architecture inside this bar looks vaguely familiar, it may be because it was designed by artist HR Giger (the designer of the Alien film character). Located at Museum HR Giger in Gruyères, Switzerland, the sensation of being in this extraordinary setting recalls the tale of Jonah and the whale, lending the feel of
With limited options in the creativity department, the staircase is just a staircase, unless you happen to have designer Philip Watts at the drawing board. Specially designed for one of his clients’ homes, perhaps Jason Voorhees? This striking spine staircase turns function into spook-fabulous and truly makes going from floor to floor a spine-tingling experience.