The sculpture titled "Performance Piece" is by renowned sculptor Dennis Oppenheim. The sculpture is made from steel, pigments, bugles, firebrick and fiberglass. It features a fireplace and chimney with the chimney twisted in a knot. Around the fireplace a
UFO House in Covington, KY The Futuro House was a short-lived fad during the late 1960s and early 1970s. Okay, maybe it wasn't even a fad, because they only ever built 96 of these things. Of the 96 Futuro houses originally sold, Wikipedia estimates only 60% still exist. We're fortunate to have one of them still intact in Kentucky, on Wright Street in Covington.
Designed by Finnish architect Matti Suuronen in the Futuro looks as striking today as it did 40 years ago. Named the perfect bachelor “Playhouse” by Playboy in it’s surely more attractive to sci-fi and design geeks today.
The Futuro Home was designed by Matti Suuronen of Finland and if rumor has it, only 100 were ever produced world wide. They were prefabricated and utilized fiberglass reinforced plastic (or FRP) and could be installed on any topography.