Gallery: The Stone: Art Concept Lifts Underground Habitat Into the Sky

 

Sometimes it takes a radical idea to refresh the way we think about our built environment. The Stone by Architect Marcelo Ertorteguy provides just that vision – he proposes that an underground bunker be suspended in the air within the confines of a block of petrified soil. Many approaches to building site structures beneath the earth or towering amid the clouds, but this competition-winning proposal wryly asks: “why not both?”

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  1. DESuserIGN October 4, 2010 at 11:26 pm

    That’s what the world needs more of — self congratulatory auto-eroticism disguised as architecture and design.

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