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Love it or hate it, work is what we do during the day most of the days of the week, but it sure is nicer working in something like one of these stunning offices, stores, hotels, restaurants and bars from around the world. From cozy artist alcoves to lofty open offices, here are some of the most amazing places you could hope to get the job done.
Fabled Forest Retreat: Twisted Tea Tree House
Tucked behind an architecture office in Shanghai, this serene building offers books, tea and nature to calm visitors and effortlessly melt stress away.
Floating Cinema Deserves a Standing (or Swaying) Ovation
A temporary floating cinema nestled in a sparkling blue Thailand lagoon for a festival provides perhaps the most scenic movie-watching experience of all time.
Outside Offices: 14 Detached Work Pods, Eggs, Modules & More
These 14 modern detached offices and studios are compact, self-contained and easy to assemble, making them perfect for serene backyard work spaces.
Asymmetrical and Acid-Yellow Storefront for Konzepp
A Hong Kong gadget & gift shop called Konzepp gets a fittingly bright, modern, angular facade in this asymmetrical storefront design by 33WILL.
Space Warps: 15 Buildings that Bend, Wrap & Curve
These 15 buildings break out of the rectilinear norm with organically shaped walls and ceilings that call to mind caverns, cocoons, honeycombs and waves.
Invisible Edges: 15 Death-Defying Infinity Pool Designs
The edges of these pools seem to just drop off into space, threatening to whisk swimmers off a cliff, into the sea or over the edge of a skyscraper.
A Moveable Feast: 14 Mobile & Pop-Up Restaurants
These mobile and temporary pop-up restaurants, cafes and bars won't stay in your area long enough for you to get bored with them, so enjoy them while you can.
McArchitecture: 10 Sizzlingly Odd McDonald's Restaurants
I'm livin' it! These 10 sizzlingly odd McDonald's restaurants show that when it comes to architectural innovation, there's life in the old grill yet.
Top Pop-Up Shops: 14 Temporary Retail Stores
Literally erected overnight, pop-up shops can appear just about anywhere and aim to dazzle onlookers with unusual exteriors and stunning interior designs.
Korean Twin Towers Fail to 'Cloud' Memories of 9/11
“The Cloud” is due to rise in Seoul by 2015 – that is, unless a storm of controversy centered on the design's alarming resemblance to 9/11 blows the plan away.