Shell House 'Nautilus' New Mexico - “The metaphor was to feel like an internal inhabitant of a snail, like a mollusk moving from one chamber to another, like a symbiotic dweller of a huge fossil maternal cloister." Built in 2006 by Arquitectura Orgánica
Airlie Gardens in Wilmington, North Carolina. This is the glass bottle wall at the Bottle House at Airlie Gardens in Wilmington, North Carolina. The Bottle House is made entirely of glass bottles stacked with the bottom facing outward and set by mortar.
Dick Clark's Previous Flintstone Home in Malibu CA. After the cherished property languished on the Malibu housing market for two-and-a-half years, the beloved Flintstone-esque estate atop a bluff, of the late, great Dick Clark has finally sold.
These earth-sheltered homes are amazing! Evidently, there are two types of earth-sheltered buildings: Earth-Sheltered, which is where dirt covers three exterior sides and the roof (the walls are usually concrete); and Earth-Bermed, …