Sheung Wan Hotel (Hong Kong) // Heatherwick Studio
Tham and Videgard - Tree Hotel, 2012
The Minister’s Treehouse in Crossville, Tennessee is a 100ft structure built by minister Horace Burgess from the early 1990s through 2004. The entire building wraps around a giant tree and was built completely without blueprints, sprawling to an estimated 10,000 square feet inside, including a four-story swing set. - Photographed by Kristin Sweeting and Chuck Sutherland.
Iakov Chernikhov, Colored Experimental Composition from ‘Principles of Architecture’: Fantasy on the theme ‘City of the East’
Designer Sallie Trout built shelves in an inaccessible stairwell. She reaches them by using a bosun’s chair that is fastened to a chain hoist hanging from the ceiling above.
“…Invasion Verde was one of five selected artistic interventions chosen out of 137 proposals for Lima’s Great Week. Located along the paver-lined Pasaje Encarnacion, the works gives a pop of color as well as an easily accessible public outdoor seating and play space…”