This is set to begin construction next year in Huangzhou and looks amazing. If this is where China wants to go as global superpower, I am in. It looks like an Opera House for comics and the Dutch firm MVRDV, who won the pitch, designed the complex around the shape of the speech bubble. It will have three comics libraries, interactive light displays on the outer surfaces.
Located in the rustic surrounds of Suffolk, England, and designed by Dutch architectural firm MVRDV, in partnership with Mole Architects, The Balancing Barn is an exercise in controlled risk, with some 50 per cent of the construction simply hanging in free space.