Architecture: The Futuro House

Via Rollmops in Kanzlerbunker

is a round, prefabricated house designed by Matti Suuronen, about 100 were built during the late 1960s and early 1970s. The distinctive flying saucer like shape and airplane hatch entrance... /continue wikipedia article (short)/"

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PS I thought I had posted about this a long time ago but I couldn't find anything in the archives. At the worst it'll be a repost ;)


modmom said...

a great post!
i love the futuro!
i posted some pictures last year
with a family "living" in it.

P-E Fronning said...

Yes, a nice little film. It doesn't matter that we don't speak Finnish or read Japanese.
I'm sure I've at least posted a couple of links before but I can't find 'em... As I said, strange times.

Anonymous said...

A good site for more futuro information -- including some video links.. see http://www.futurohouse.com