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is­land, Yacht Is­land is propos­ing many spins on its fu­tur­is­tic con­cept. En­joy the trop­i­cal is­land par­adise model, the streets of Monaco or the BMT Nigel Gee-de­signed Project Utopia.


Now over a decade old, the teardrop­shaped Fennell Res­i­dence in Port­land – a re­gion of the world way ahead in that con­tem­po­rary de­sign is still fea­si­ble even on the wa­ter. De­signed by ar­chi­tect Robert Har­vey Oshatz, the prop­erty has spec­tac­u­lar views over the Wil­lamette River.


As its name sug­gests, the UFO con­cept from Ital­ian de­sign agency blurs bound­aries. With a wa­ter­jet­pro­pelled elec­tric mo­tor, this two­s­torey, 30sqm struc­ture in­cludes a sub­merged lower level and uses an elas­tic an­chor sys­tem to keep it sta­ble.

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