This Skyscraper Has a Mountain On Top

Design News 08.16.13

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One Chinese man took his renovations to a new level. Zhang Biqing, a doctor and acupuncture clinic owner, built an artificial mountain on top of the 26-story Beijing apartment building. The mountain took six years to construct, but the government wants Zhang to take it down due to neighbor complaints.

In other news, check out a sleek transportable home from the students at Taliesin, and LEGO starts a school in Denmark. See the headlines after the jump.

A Fake Mountain On Top Of A Chinese Skyscaper—Why Not? | Co.Exist
Design Details: A Portable Home From Taliesin (The Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture) | Architizer
The School That LEGO Built | The Wall Street Journal

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