Life in Color
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(CNN) — It's a side of Iran the rest of the world doesn't normally get to see -- the kaleidoscopically brilliant interiors of the country's intricately designed mosques.
With beautiful mosaics and stained glass framed by powerful architecture, the buildings are astounding.
Their fine detail has been …Middle East
Welcome to another edition of #ArtThursday! The Hundertwasserhaus, an apartment complex in Vienna, embodies Austrian painter, architect and sculptor Friedensreich Hundertwasser's passionate rejection of the straight line. In his lifetime, he went so far as to call straight lines "godless and immoral." Built between 1983 and 1985 alongside architects Joseph Krawina and Peter Pelikan, Hundertwasserhaus has undulating floors, a grass-covered roof and 250 trees growing inside the rooms, their limbs reaching out windows. The Hundertwasser House is now one of Vienna's most visited buildings and a part of Austria's cultural heritage. To view more photos and videos of Hundertwasserhaus, tap the blue location text above. Photo by @vivizheleznova @ Hundertwasserhaus
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