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Cool modern house looks like an inverted pyramid

It’s the work of Chilean firm Pezo von Ellrichshausen Eight concrete structural beams hold up the entire house, which rises five stories, each floor-plate wider than the one beneath it. We dig this: Chilean firm Pezo von Ellrichshausen has done it again, one-upping itself on the residential architecture front. This time, the house in question is a muscular timber dwelling designed with an inverted-ziggurat shape that calls to mind Aztec pyramids and, more contemporarily, the gorgeous new National Museum of African American History, which drew inspiration for its eye-catching form from West African art.
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