Architecture

Weird and Wacky Building Shapes Around the World  

Ashley Reign
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Most people these days are trapped in track housing hell. Middle class families are moving into housing developments where every home looks exactly the same. But it doesn't have to be this way! Architects are capable of some crazy feats, as these weird building shapes can attest. These cool, creative, and weird buildings are proof that humans have the capacity to create some pretty insane works of building art. These buildings are so unusual, they’re basically porn for weird architecture lovers everywhere.

You can find funny shaped buildings across the world. From a dog-shaped, dog-friendly park house in Idaho to a home in Bulgaria shaped like a very colorful snail, these weird building shapes will make you feel pretty disappointed with your current living space.

So whether you’re looking for a fairy tale place to get married or just want to daydream about living somewhere awesome, check out the upside down, inside out, see-through, colorful, and crazy buildings on this list!
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The Dutch Cube Houses of Rotterdam, Netherlands Feel Like a Salvador Dali Painting
The Dutch Cube Houses of Rotte... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Weird and Wacky Building Shapes Around the World
Photo: via mostepicstuff.com
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The Casa dels Ossos or "House of Bones" in Barcelona, Spain Was One of Gaudi's Finest
The Casa dels Ossos or "Ho... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Weird and Wacky Building Shapes Around the World
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The “Crooked House” in Sopot, Poland Is a Surrealist Masterpiece
The “Crooked House” in Sopot, ... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Weird and Wacky Building Shapes Around the World
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The Nautilus House in Naucalpan de Juarez, Mexico Is a Fairy Tale Come True
The Nautilus House in Naucalpa... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Weird and Wacky Building Shapes Around the World
Photo: via designrulz
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