A museum in Gruyères, Switzerland, is home of the most mind blowing bar in existence. The HR Giger bar pays tribute to Swiss surrealist painter, sculptor, and set designer H.R. Giger, who won an Academy Award for his design work on the film Alien. That pretty much explains the otherworldly, creepy interior.
BONUS: Youtube user z0wye offers this brif glimpse inside the HR Giger Bar.
This 17-story tower is going to be built in Montpellier, France. Architect Sou Fujimoto won a competition to design it this week, and the building is called L'Arbre Blanc, or "the White Tree." Read more
As part of a Salone Del Mobile during Milan Design Week 2014, a new series titled Where Architects Live shows us their homes instead of their work. From Zaha Hadid's open-space London home to Russian artist El Lissitzky, and architect Shigeru Ban's to Brazilian architect Marcio Kogan resides on the 12th floor of a building he designed in 1980, check it out in the gallery below: Read more
“Peter’s House,” is an 1,800 square-foot home from SF-based Craig Steely Architecture. The structure uses typical practice of staggering foundations up the hillside and it locates a 24' x 24', cast in place concrete garage on the lowest level of the three-story glass structure. Read more