10 Homes Made of the Darndest Things

Green buildings come in many shapes and sizes—including recycled shipping containers, airplanes and treehouses.

ecc Architects, a Utrecht-based firm, renovated the historic Saint Jakobus Church with respect for the original design and an eye for modern tastes. Original interior features such as the 46-foot tall nave and stained glass windows dating to 1911 are juxtaposed with contemporary art and furnishings.
Photo By Frank Hanswijk