Truly awesome designs! Incredible photos reveal some of the most bizarre buildings you’ll ever see – from a cat-shaped kindergarten to an office building that looks like a fish
- Stunning photos of buildings around the world have been put together by Bored Panda
- The National Fisheries Development Board in Hyderabad, India has the appropriate shape of a fish
- A furniture store in Bogota, Colombia is cleverly constructed to look like a giant chest of drawers
- A kindergarten in Germany delighted youngsters with its cat-like exterior, complete with whiskers
When it comes to architecture, the variety of buildings we see on our streets is what makes the world so rich and interesting – but some are certainly more unusual than others.
Amazing images, taken by people around the world and collated into a gallery by Bored Panda, reveal some of the most bizarre constructions you’ll ever see.
Among some of the weirder buildings is a multi-story creation in Bogota that looks like a giant chest of drawers, so it’s perhaps no surprise that curious shoppers who walk in next door find themselves in a furniture store.
Another image shows a building in Milan appearing to be open, thanks to a giant zipper on the side, which was added to celebrate Fashion Week several years ago.
And in Hyderabad, India, the architects of the National Fisheries Development Board building took things literally and created an office building that looks like a giant fish.
It May Look Like A Giant Chest Of Drawers, But This Stunning Creation In Bogota, Colombia Is Actually A Furniture Store
Feline likes to learn! Going to school every day would have been a lot more fun if they were all shaped like cats, like this kindergarten in Germany
Fish business! Whoever designed the National Fisheries Development Board in Hyderabad, India obviously wanted to keep the structure on the brand
The zipper on the side of a classic building in Milan was actually created as an art installation and advertisement by British artist Alex Chinneck for the city’s fashion week in 2019
Want to come and have a cup of tea? If you are planning to build a tea museum, what better building to house it than a building shaped like a giant teapot, like the Meitan Tea Museum in Guizhou, China.
Residents of this building in Turin can enjoy nature on their doorstep, with 150 trees growing inside the building
Known as the “basket building,” this bizarre structure in Newark, Ohio was originally built in 1997 to house lifestyle and basket brand Longaberger Company.
The Upside Down House in Trassenheide was the first of its kind in Germany. It wasn’t the last though, and there are now several other art projects around the country.
Created by a renowned architect, Les Espaces d’Abraxas in France, was designed in 1978, and comprises a large complex with nearly 600 apartments
Classic architecture with a twist: these pyramids in Spain were built with art and care, so they are upside down
This modern cabin-style dwelling in Norway makes the most of the natural landscape, juxtaposing it with this impressive glazed staircase
The treehouse restaurant in Okinawa, now believed to have been demolished, was a popular sight in the city, thanks to its unusual design