Nakamura’s Optical Glass House is composed of roughly 6000 glass blocks strung together by stainless steel. Soundproof the façade cancel out external noise while allowing light and air to pass through and revealing only a mosaic of the lush garden inside.
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The ever impressive Gio Ponti, master of tile, at work. Palazzo Eiar in Milan, 1939
View to the Japanese garden at Rokuohin Temple in Kyoto-shi (Kyoto), Kyoto Prefecture, Japan. Love the contrast between wood and stone, and the reverse door pulls.
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The Adelaide Zoo Entrance Precinct. Australia’s first purpose-designed ‘green roof’ to support wildlife shelter and extensive ‘living walls’ of native plants, making it a significant horticultural park and research centre as well as a world class zoo.