corporate headquarters ofthe companyLongabergerBasket Company,which
specializes in manufacturingwooden basketshandmademaple.DaveLongaberger,founder of the group, devisedthis originalpropertybased on itsbest-selling product,the picnic basket.The building,with a baseof 59meters long and38 wide,hasseven floorsandthe glass ceilingto view yourtop handles.
Public Libraryin Kansas
The first thing
youthinkwhen seeingthis building is thattheimmense strengthof a tornadoripped it offthe ground (with someasphaltincluded!),Itrose totheskyand fellface down inPigeonForge,Tennessee.This uniqueconstruction isWonderWorks,an entertainment centerthathouses insideexhibits, ridesthat simulatethe effects ofan earthquakeor hurricane force windsandclimbing walls.Funin a houseupside down.
House(Tančícídum) inPrague,isthe buildingpopularlyknown as"GingerandFred"in homagetothe great dancersofthe 50sFredAstaireandGingerRogers-or "housedrunk."It was designed bythearchitectural firmofFrankGehryandVladoMilunicin 1997.
Thelargestart museuminAustriawith more than7,000works ofmodern and contemporary artin its halls.Outside is ahuge block ofgray stone.AFormalbuildingwith nothing tocallparticular attentiontorisingsight.How is it possiblethata househascrashed intothe building.