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The Lighthouse Tower Redefines Tradition in Brazil

By: Meghan Young - Published: Dec 21, 2009 • References: mikoustudio and thedesignblog.org
When I think ‘lighthouse,’ I picture (as I’m sure most people do) a slim, sloping tower with a railing and beaming cyclops light at its peak, not this frosty block known simply as the 'Lighthouse Tower.'

Envisioned by Mikou Design Studio, the Lighthouse Tower is a modern, futuristic take on the traditional coastal structure. Located on the Cotunduba island in Brazil, it redefines our classic take on the sea-guiding building.