11 of Europe’s Most Bizarre Buildings
Bizarre is in the eye of the beholder.
With modern architecture, that can mean just about anything.
Some of the extraordinary edifices above were designed to entice a reaction — contemporary museums and exhibition centers come to mind — while others astound by their mere existence.
The most controversial are the buildings inspired by whimsy; designed by architects with free rein to exercise their creative impulses on ordinary spaces.
Whether you consider the buildings above awe-inspiring in their architectural complexity or hideous monstrosities, there’s no question they capture your attention…(more)
Published in CNN Travel on January 18th 2013