While the ancient Egyptian pyramid discovered this week certainly isn’t, um, new, it most definitely merits a mention. The Egyptian pyramid was found by archaeologists in an area south of Cairo. Despite the structure’s 4,300 year old history, pyramid-style architecture like this continues to influence modern design.
The slideshow below highlights some of the most cutting edge pyramids and triangles we’ve seen in design, and while some seem to be concepts for a world far in the future, others have strikingly similar designs to those of ancient Egyptian pyramids.
Have a look for yourself!
Pre-Segmented Meal Portions
The Nutrition Pyramid Lunch Box
Bang and Olufsen BeoLab 4 Speakers
World's Largest Structure
The "Great" Great Pyramid
The Great Pyramid of Tokyo
Mystery Of The Pyramids Solved By French Architect
New Dimensions In Luxury Living
Threads of Color
Another Viral Sony Bravia Ad
Picnic Table Pyramids
The 'Rest' Air Restaurant in the Netherlands
Pyramid of 9000 Plastic Spoons by Jill Townsley
Eco-Friendly Paris Pyramids
Le Projet Triangle
Hotel of Doom
'Worst Building in the History of Mankind' to Resume Construction
First Skyscraper in Paris
The Delanoe Tower