Spectrum House by Tyler and Miller Architecture is a Brooklyn residence that uses architecture as a neutral canvas to portray the movement of color across the spectrum.
[wiki]: Haruna Shrine is a Shinto shrine located in Takasaki, Gunma Prefecture, Japan. MountHaruna, the mountain where the shrine is located, is one of the “ThreeMountains of Jōmō” and the shrine has a close relationship with the shrines of the other two mountains, MountAkagi and MountMyōgi.
blown-up details from my Antonio Rubino post on 50 Watts (circa 1910-55, Italy)
Photos: Aubrey Dunnuck
Venice’s Libreria Acqua Alta stores books in gondolas, canoes and bathtubs to protect them from rising canal waters.
They’ve also got a pretty sweet fire exit.