10 of the World's Most Insanely Luxurious Houses - Oddee.com (luxurious house, amazing houses) Antilla, Mumbai - The first Billion dollar home Mukesh Ambani, the fifth richest man in the world and head of the Mumbai based petrochemical giant Reliance Industries is estimated to be worth somewhere in the region of $43 billion. He is also the owner to-be of a 27-story skyscraper in downtown Mumbai that is to cost him colossal $2 billion! His wife Nita Ambani was staying in the Mandarin Oriental in New York and was so impressed with the interior Asian style decor that she wanted something similar for her to live in. What resulted from that is the world's largest and most expensive home ever.
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World Health Design About World Health Design World Health Design is published in print and online four times a year by the International Academy for Design & HealthTo access all previous issues of World Health Design, click here. WHD also publish special reports on Healthy City Design and Sustainable Healthcare Design, follow the links to the right to view the publications. Design & Health is a global, interdisciplinary knowledge community dedicated to creating and sharing research findings concerning the interaction between architecture, science, technology and culture in the promotion of human health, wellbeing and quality of life. Our vision: Improving health through designTo create social, economic and cultural value within global communities through the promotion and advocacy of high quality research based design and professional practice in the development of salutogenic built environments and technologies that improve human health, wellbeing and quality of life.
Store Design: Omonia Bakery by Bluarch Architecture The Omonia Bakery designed by Bluarch Architecture is located at Queens, New York, USA. It is a 1,000 square foot state of the art store design featuring mainly the 1/4 inch mosaic chocolate brown Bisazza tile finish on the ceiling and walls. Thanks to this fluid space the bakery has captured the attention of many. The tiling is a retail design of Astoria’s Omonia Café with bubbles and curves that goes around mid-way down the main walls. It ends with different heights meeting a shelf. This minimalist commercial design allows customers to settle down while enjoying their chosen treats.
Top 15 Most Amazing Houses in the World Top 15 Most Amazing & Exotic Houses in the World Article by Steph, filed under Houses & Residential in the Architecture category. Little boxes on the hillside aren’t for everyone. Interior Design Themes and Styles - Choose your New Look Different interior design themes Do you have a particular look in mind? Or do you want to browse for some great styles and ideas. Discover all sorts of creative and unusual interior design styles. 66 Most Popular Architecture Websites The other day I was wondering if ArchDaily updated its YAMoPo -- Yet Another Most Popular Site Ranking -- of architecture websites. Well, apparently the last one was in 2009 (the same year as Eikongraphia's last MoPo ranking of architecture blogs), and since things have changed a good deal in these short two years I figured it was time somebody did a new ranking. Like ArchDaily, the rankings are based on Alexa, so I could use one resource for compiling the below list of 66 English-language websites*. The rankings are based on Alexa's Global Traffic Rank for July 11, 2011; their rank is a measure of a site's popularity over the past three months based on the combination of visitors and pageviews**.
the cottage mix Hello. I’m scared to ask if anyone is there. I received this text last night from my step-mother….. 10 Bonkers Stats About the World's Most Expensive House Photo via My Luxury Last year, business magnate Mukesh Ambani finally moved into Antilia, the towering Mumbai palace that cost more than $1B to build, by most estimates, making it the most expensive private residence in the world. That figure becomes even more astounding when one considers what Ambani, the richest man in India, paid for the plot: a mere 215M rupees, or about $4M. He was publicly criticized for buying land at a fraction of its market value, and, of course, for building such an ostentatious tower in a city where so many live in extreme poverty. Not everyone saw it that way, though: "The Ambanis, and their house, reflect the epic changes in the whole social order of India, with its complex strata," the daughter of a prominent Indian family told Vanity Fair's James Reginato last year.
Inspirational Interior Design Styles Checking out a variety of interior design styles can be helpful in developing your own style perspective. The methods in design are diverse, but there are some approaches to interior planning and decor that are consistent enough to be classified as specific design styles. I have highlighted some of these approaches below.