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Top 10 Strangest Buildings In The World by skimeh(m): 9:26am On Nov 10, 2017
The world owes some of its strangest structures to the masterminds of unconventional architects, who have painted their weird expressions through brick and mortar. The architecture’s field has contributed with many man-made structures and huge buildings to challenge nature’s boundless miracles. Modern architecture has brought many amazing buildings to the world. Quirky shapes, ambitious designs, new materials, and new different styles have come with the modern architecture into construction today. Sky scrapers reaching to the clouds and gigantic structures of metal are common sights in almost all corners of the world. Architects have designed great splendor which then became reality. The purpose of the building is not always seen in its design. Futuristic museums and opera houses have become a usual thing. Here, we list some most amazing, strangest buildings in the world.
10-NATIONAL CENTRE FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS, CHINA. The National Center for the Performing Arts (NCPA), described as The Giant Egg is an arts centre in Beijing, China. The Center internally, contains three major performance halls, seats 5,452.

An Opera Hall, seats 2,416
The Music Hall, seats 2,017
The Theatre Hall has 1,040 seats
The Opera Hall is used for operas, ballet, and dances. And, the Music Hall is used for concerts and recitals. While, theatre Hall is used for plays and the Beijing opera.

Taking almost 6 years to complete, it is an ellipsoid dome of titanium and glass. Construction started in December 2001 and the inaugural concert was held in December 2007. The building is surrounded by an artificial lake, seats 5,452 people in three halls and is almost 12,000 m² in size. One of the strangest buildings, it was designed by French architect Paul Andreu.

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Re: Top 10 Strangest Buildings In The World by skimeh(m): 9:32am On Nov 10, 2017
9-CUBIC HOUSES Rotterdam, Netherlands
The Cubic houses, the most amazing but strangest buildings in the world. These are a set of innovative houses built in Rotterdam and Helmond in The Netherlands. The design of this building represents a village within a city. It based on the concept of “living as an urban roof”: high density housing with sufficient space on the ground level. It was designed by Dutch architect Piet Blom. They are cubes, situated in different angles over hexagon formed pylons, so they resemble trees, and altogether – make a forest. There are 38 small cubes, and they all are attached one to another.

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Re: Top 10 Strangest Buildings In The World by skimeh(m): 9:34am On Nov 10, 2017
8 BIOSPHERE ENVIRONMENTAL MUSEUM MONTREAL.
The Biosphère is a museum in Montreal and one of the strangest buildings. This amazing museum dedicated to the environment. The building was purchased by Environment Canada in 1990, and changed its name in 2007 to become an environment museum. It is located at Parc Jean-Drapeau, on Île Sainte-Hélène in the former pavilion of the United States for the 1967 World Fair Expo 67. The structure is used prominently in the original Battlestar Galactica television series episode, “Greetings from Earth”. Scenes for Robert Altman’s post-apocalyptic ice age film Quintet were shot on site as well.

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Re: Top 10 Strangest Buildings In The World by skimeh(m): 9:36am On Nov 10, 2017
7- THE FOREST SPIRAL GERMANY.
The Forest Spiral (Waldspirale) is a residential building complex in Darmstadt, Germany, built in the 1990s. It was designed by Austrian artist Friedensreich Hundertwasser, planned and implemented by architect Heinz M. Springmann, and constructed by the Bauverein Darmstadt company. The building was completed in 2000. It is a really amazing building with a green roof, resembling a spiral. The colours, the movement of the spiral the whole design is very stylish and warm

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Re: Top 10 Strangest Buildings In The World by skimeh(m): 9:38am On Nov 10, 2017
6 - HABITAT 67 MONTREAL CANADA
Habitat 67 is a model community and housing complex in Montreal, Canada, designed by Israeli–Canadian architect Moshe Safdie. It is located at 2600 Avenue Pierre-Dupuy on the Marc-Drouin Quay next to the Saint Lawrence River. Habitat 67 is widely considered an architectural landmark and one of the most recognizable and significant buildings in both Montreal and Canada. It resembles a very interesting arrangement of cubes that kids play with. It is pretty interesting how it was designed – it looks so original and the same time is a building completely stable and comfortable for living.

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Re: Top 10 Strangest Buildings In The World by skimeh(m): 9:39am On Nov 10, 2017
5- LA PERERA, SPAIN
Also known as Casa Mila is a building designed by the Catalan architect Antoni Gaudí and built during the years 1906–1912. It is situated in the Eixample district of Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. The story of the house is pretty interesting. The house was designed by Antoni Gaudí and built for a married couple. It is an extraordinary but stylish building considered to be highly unconventional – there is not even one straight line!

Casa Mila is a modernist building. In addition, it was the last private residence designed by architect Antoni Gaudí. It was a controversial design at the time for the bold forms of the undulating stone facade and wrought iron decoration of the balconies and windows, designed largely by Josep Maria Jujol, who also created some of the plaster ceilings. Casa Mila was declared a World Heritage site by UNESCO. Visitors can go to the top floor, the attic and roof and have a close look at this masterpiece.

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Re: Top 10 Strangest Buildings In The World by skimeh(m): 9:40am On Nov 10, 2017
4- NITEROI CONTEMPORARY ART MUSEUM, Brazil
The Niterói Contemporary Art Museum is situated in the city of Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It is one of the city’s main landmarks. In addition, it is the significant building for the city. It looks pretty much like coming from another world, or from the outer space. This Museum was built in 1996, designed by Oscar Niemey, who created it with the help of Bruno Contarini. The building is 16 meters high and the diameter of its cupola is 50 meters. The amazing building is gathering admiration from all – architects and ordinary people, who like the uncommon and original.

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Re: Top 10 Strangest Buildings In The World by skimeh(m): 9:45am On Nov 10, 2017
3- THE dancing house Czech republic
The Dancing House or “Fred and Ginger” is the nickname given to the Nationale-Nederlanden building in Prague, Czech Republic. This is an amazing masterpiece of architecture, which has its own romantic charm. There is something so sweet in the way the buildings hug each other for a dance! It was designed by Vlado Milunic in cooperation with Frank Gehry. Although, the design was controversial at the time. It was considered as very non-traditional, but with the passage of time became a center of cultural activity. It is a stylish and amazing building, which became a symbol of the city.

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Re: Top 10 Strangest Buildings In The World by skimeh(m): 9:46am On Nov 10, 2017
2- THE STONE HOUSE PORTUGAL.
The stone house in Portugal really resembles the famous home of the Flintstones. Constructed between two giant stones and linked with a concrete mix, the house is rumored to be inspired by the popular American Flintstones cartoon. Like most contemporary homes, it has a front door, roof, and selection of windows – while the huge spherical boulder on the uphill side of the house and scoop-shaped end give it that prehistoric feel. This unusual house’s design attracts thousands of tourists each year.

Also known as Stone Castle, it is an architectural monument. The building has become a growing tourist attraction because of its unusual design. Due to its integration into the surrounding nature, it is one of the most beautiful site.

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Re: Top 10 Strangest Buildings In The World by skimeh(m): 9:49am On Nov 10, 2017
1- THE CROOKED HOUSE POLAND.
Shopping center in downtown Sopot, the Crooked House is currently considered an architectural marvel. The Krzywy Domek (in English as the Crooked House) is an irregularly-shaped building in Sopot, Poland. Crooked House was built in 2004. It is approximately 4,000 square meters in size. And, it is part of the Rezydent shopping center. It was designed by Szotyńscy & Zaleski who were inspired by the fairytale illustrations and drawings of Jan Marcin Szancer and Per Dahlberg to create this masterpiece. It has been designed keeping the architecture of the surrounding buildings and looks like a part of them, but gives the impression that it is molten of exhaustion. This building is a popular tourist spot with some restaurants, bars and shops. It has become the most photographed building in Poland due to its unique impression.
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Source:https://www.wonderslist.com/top-10-strangest-buildings-in-the-world/.

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Re: Top 10 Strangest Buildings In The World by Oye0404(m): 10:11am On Nov 10, 2017
Genius at its peak..but how do those guys come up with these masterpieces.

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Re: Top 10 Strangest Buildings In The World by gbzed(m): 10:32am On Nov 10, 2017
Most of our architects for Nigeria na to dey measure land dem sabi.

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Re: Top 10 Strangest Buildings In The World by teflonjake(m): 7:06am On Nov 11, 2017
Statues

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Re: Top 10 Strangest Buildings In The World by jomoh: 7:07am On Nov 11, 2017
Hmmm
Re: Top 10 Strangest Buildings In The World by RomanticBob: 7:07am On Nov 11, 2017
waoh!
Re: Top 10 Strangest Buildings In The World by Nobody: 7:07am On Nov 11, 2017
This is serious

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Re: Top 10 Strangest Buildings In The World by ololadeking(m): 7:08am On Nov 11, 2017
has any one seen my house yet

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Re: Top 10 Strangest Buildings In The World by ipobarecriminals: 7:08am On Nov 11, 2017
tongue sad lipsrsealed cool embarassed cool Anyway we have our own 1st story building. in Badagry..Ps,somebody. should. warn those Ipob terrorists. to stay away from Anambra.I kuku trust Buratai PYTHONS

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Re: Top 10 Strangest Buildings In The World by Robbin7(m): 7:08am On Nov 11, 2017
Have you seen the upsidedown house in Estonia and also in Moscow.

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Re: Top 10 Strangest Buildings In The World by Nobody: 7:09am On Nov 11, 2017
Really strange

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Re: Top 10 Strangest Buildings In The World by Nobody: 7:09am On Nov 11, 2017
na dat what I call creativity,d structures are beautiful to behold, sadly u can't find such in Nigeria cry

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Re: Top 10 Strangest Buildings In The World by KingsJohnson(m): 7:09am On Nov 11, 2017
Lol
Re: Top 10 Strangest Buildings In The World by bukynkwuenu: 7:11am On Nov 11, 2017
11. Babalawo house (Nigeria)

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Re: Top 10 Strangest Buildings In The World by TEAMvido(m): 7:11am On Nov 11, 2017
11_11 like if you what I mean

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Re: Top 10 Strangest Buildings In The World by CheatexJnr: 7:11am On Nov 11, 2017
So people actually live in those houses. Which one is crooked house again!
Re: Top 10 Strangest Buildings In The World by omoikea(m): 7:13am On Nov 11, 2017
which one has our Nigerian architects done?
Re: Top 10 Strangest Buildings In The World by uwardu(m): 7:13am On Nov 11, 2017
Very strange indeed
Re: Top 10 Strangest Buildings In The World by ipobarecriminals: 7:14am On Nov 11, 2017
Jesse01:
na dat what I call creativity,d structures are beautiful to behold, sadly u can't find such in Nigeria cry
embarassed
Jesse01:
na dat what I call creativity,d structures are beautiful to behold, sadly u can't find such in Nigeria cry
we have 1st story building. We mud houses too.
Re: Top 10 Strangest Buildings In The World by seyizma(m): 7:14am On Nov 11, 2017
Eleyi gidi gan o. I posted on first page, guess space bookers are still sleeping
Re: Top 10 Strangest Buildings In The World by jaheymezz(m): 7:16am On Nov 11, 2017
just that number 10 is stunning.....the rest I don't know

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