Organic Architecture – 11 Best Buildings
The Shell House in the forest, Karuizawa. The term organic architecture is used to mean buildings whose shape mimics nature. Over the last years Japanese architecture becomes more and more inspiring and gives the world the increasing amount of unique ultramodern design ideas. Completed: 2008. The Mobile Orchard: Completed: 2013.
This is how Alex Haw, principal at Atmos, describes the genesis of the Mobile Orchard, a project that toured London and examined how the natural forms of trees could be used to create street furniture. Kunsthaus Graz: Completed: 2003, Graz, Austria, is one of the best examples of organic architecture anywhere – at least on this planet. A contrast with the surrounding baroque roofs with its red clay roofing tiles.
It also integrates the façade of an 1847 iron house. Qatar National Convention Centre, Doha, Qatar. Completed: 2011. The Fondation Jérôme Seydoux-Pathé, Paris, France. Completed: 2014. Unorthodox building, an organic creature. London Aquatics Centre, London: UK. Completed: 2011. The Gherkin, London UK, Completed: 2003. Al Wakrah Stadium, Qatar. Completed: ongoing.