Focus on the most unusual and original houses and buildings in the world. From Guangzhou to Lebanon, via England, France and Serbia: clients, architects and designers around the world are overflowing with imagination to design buildings that take the form of airplanes, jungle at the top of a skyscraper, pyramid, floating house and tops.
A suspected illegal construction is seen covered by green plants atop a 19-storey residential building in Guangzhou. Photo by Reuters/China Daily.
A model of a shark is seen in the roof of a house in Oxford, Britain. Photo by Eddie Keogh/Reuters.
A statue is pictured in front of a pyramid house in the village of Miziara, northern Lebanon. Photo by Aziz Taher/Reuters.
An airplane house is pictured in the village of Miziara, northern Lebanon. Photo by Aziz Taher/Reuters.
A house built on a rock is seen on the river Drina near Bajina Basta, Serbia. Photo by Marko Djurica/Reuters.
The Heliodome, a bioclimatic solar house is seen in Cosswiller near Strasbourg, eastern France. Photo by Vincent Kessler/Reuters.
A Bulgarian woman looks inside her wine vat home in Socuellamos, central Spain. Photo by Andrea Comas/Reuters.
A view of about 70 domes houses, which were built by U.S.-based Domes for the World, for villagers who lost their houses due to an earthquake in Sumberharjo village, near Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Photo by Dwi Oblo/Reuters.
Workers demolish a privately-built villa, surrounded by imitation rocks, on the rooftop of a 26-storey residential building in Beijing, China. Photo by Reuters/Stringer.
A house partially built in the shape of an airplane is seen in Abuja, Nigeria. Photo by Goran Tomasevic/Reuters.