American architect Bart Prince is probably my favorite contemporary designer. I just love his stuff. His creations are strikingly organic and complex – like massive science projects set in majestic landscapes.
The natural rugged beauty of the western United States really informs his work.
In honor of the Great American Holiday (Superbowl Sunday) I wanted to show you this football-shaped house:
image from: goshycab.com
Located in Sao Paulo, Brazil, this spherical home belongs to a cell phone company executive who is apparently a huge fan of football (the American kind, not the European kind – that’s a whole ‘nother house!)
A friend of mine from Toronto alerted me to the pending sale of the infamous “stilt-house” in Toronto, Ontario (thanks Margaret)! This wicked house is located right near where I used to live in the east-side Toronto Beaches neighborhood.
I posted last week about a house on stilts in Evergreen, Colorado, but this multi-colored, multi-storied giant Rubik’s cube-like thing takes the prize for most jaws hitting the ground: