Lighthouse Urban by Yuliyan Mikov is a Woven, Sinuous Stunner

By: Marissa Brassfield - Published: Jun 20, 2010   Updated: Jul 14 2011 • References: &
Lighthouse Urban by Yuliyan Mikov is a stunning concept design for a future seaside watchtower. With a body of glistening woven steel, the lighthouse is sure to be a landmark no matter where it is placed. When viewed at an angle, the Lighthouse Urban almost looks like an abstract hooded figure watching over the city--an imposing yet reassuring sight.

Implications - This stunning lighthouse demonstrates how even the most traditional architectural structures can be altered and invigorated with a sense of modernism. Mikov does a wonderful job at incorporating the theme of the water into the design, and ensuring that the structure still retains its practical purpose. Charming and pragmatic, the Lighthouse Urban is a modern fisherman's dream come true!

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