Designers and architects all over the world are buildingmirrored building, used mirrors in interiors and exteriors of their of their creations, thus pushing the boundaries of the space, creating unusual shapes, and completely changing the usual perception of architectural forms.
Mirror facades disguise allow them to make "invisible", dissolve in the sky or in harmony "fit" in a forest glade.
Masterpieces of disguise
- Hotel in Sweden
One of the strangest hotels where built onEarth. Mirror house cube floating in the air at a height of more than a man. The surrounding trees are reflected in the glass face of the cube, thereby discern it among the green foliage is quite problematic.
The roof terrace is the promenade, so that the inhabitants of the hotel even if walks are invisible to prying eyes.
- Cinema La Geode, France
In one of the parks of Paris built a cinema-ball. Outside, it is decorated with metal plates triangular-shaped, shiny surface that acts as a mirror.
The building has a mirror diameter of 36 meters, butfor walking in the park, it is almost invisible: the top of the sky is reflected in the bottom - green park, and the building itself is as illusory and improbable even at close distance. The screen in this cinema also has a spherical shape.
- Cafe Mirrors, Japan
It would be strange if such connoisseurs of natural beauty, like the Japanese, would have been passed by the idea of using mirrored facades of buildings in order to achieve harmony with the environment.
Built in Gifu cafe surrounded by cherry blossoms. Reflected in the facades, trees form a magical forest, especially in the spring, during flowering. Through the large windows on the cherry blossoms can admire and those who are inside the building.
- Mirror house Invisible Barn, USA
Standing in the green park of the array New York homeIt is difficult to discern among the foliage. Mirror facades of buildings in general create a false impression of the true size of buildings, but in this case, reflecting the overhanging branches of trees and sky gaps between them, they make the house almost indistinguishable against the background of the surrounding nature.
- Mirror gaming pavilion Mirror House, Denmark
Harsh conditions make it difficult to use in DenmarkMirrors on walls, so to create a mirror of houses used polished stainless steel to shine. Its facade is decorated with sheets of gaming pavilion in one of Copenhagen's parks.
- Research Center Palaon, Germany
Modern research center hasmodern form, far from the classic proportions. On top of this form is covered with mirrored steel plates, which makes it look like a spaceship of unknown aliens. However, it is necessary to start to see a mirror house that almost merges with the sky for such a comparison.
- Country Houses Mirror Houses, Italy
In Bolzano built several SLRbuildings nearby. Two houses are designed for relaxation. Outside of nature is so expressive that the architects did not want to spoil her perception, and they built a house invisible, covering facades simple form mirrored panels.
- Mirror house Lucid Stead, USA
In the desert of the California National Parkthere is an old hut, with the help of mirror paintings turned into a house-a mirage. Bands mirrors framed house on the perimeter, instead of doors and windows - large mirror paintings. Not at once, and you'll understand - it is really a structure, or a mirrored house - just a vision?