04
Jul 2012

Choose one: Tokyo’s Transparent House or Australia’s Transparent PoolBy Staff


Sou Fujimoto Architects Transparent House

How would you feel if people could see everything that goes on in your house from dusk til dawn? That is the question that comes to mind when you look at Sou Fujimoto Architect‘s Modern Transparent House in Tokyo, Japan.

Toxel says, Designed by Sou Fujimoto architects, unique house features strong metal frame, movable stairs, wooden furniture, and integrated parking space.  At night, “glass walls” are covered with curtains.

OFTB Swimming Pool Construction Elsternwick

Ok the next one is a little more workable. Australian architects, OFTB Swimming Pool Construction, designed a transparent pool. So next time you go swimming in the pool, you can see exactly who’s got bladder problems and whether to enter that pool of not ;-).  The pool seen here is a live model of course in Melbourne, Australia.


More Topics » | | |
Be Sociable, Share!

Add your Comments

Your name

Date



Time of Eve [Vid]

I was surfing through the net and I ran into a story about a new animation being produced in Japan by Yasuhiro Yoshiura of Studio Rikka. The production is called Time of Eve and it is a story of humans living alongside near-human androids. But there is so much that can be read into the […]

007 Bond 23 – Skyfall to get Exclusive Omega Seamaster [Trailers]

Daniel Craig is back again for the third time playing Agent 007, James Bond.  With a line like, “Some men are coming to kill us…we are going to kill them first,” Daniel Craig still looks as sharp as ever for James Bond.  The film will be the 23rd in the Ian Fleming 007 James Bond […]

Waterproof Camera with HD, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS1 [Pics] [Video]

Probably one of the best designed waterproof camera’s , the Panasonic Luminx DMC-TS1 (FT 1 in the UK) case can protect the camera from being immersed in 10 feet of water.  It is also shock resistant when dropped from a maxium distance of 5 feet.  On top of all of the protection features that allows […]

Sleek and Sexy Nike+ FuelBand [Vid]

Imagine. You are trying to burn some calories and stay active every day. But you have a problem. How do I track myself? I can get sidetracked very easily! The solution is this special watch made by Nike that always starts up with a red LED telling you that you need to get busy.  By […]

Samsung Mobile’s Widget Developer Camp [$20,000 First Prize]

Samsung Mobile’s Widget Developer Camp [$20,000 First Prize] Free Photo of San Fran Hyatt Regency, Photo of Samsung phone… Cell phone manufacturers have to be intimidated with the rapid progress of the application store offered by Apple.  Apple has over 65,000 applications on their App store.  Application stores are beneficial to a cell phone manufacturer. […]

Lupa the swivel concept phone [Slideshow]

According to Design Launches, Mac Funamizu is back with his year-end project. I got to see this concept phone and WOW! You can tell me what you think! The phone comprises of two parts the top transparent screen swivels to open and the bottom touchscreen display hosts all the function keys. Lupa is loupe in […]


Top