Some say that the golden age of architecture as an art form have come to a close; with the rush of suburbia, houses are generally built to look the same from neighborhood to neighborhood. Mansions and modest two-bedrooms alike have conformed to their own standards of how a house is "supposed" to look. The same goes for office buildings and municipal buildings.
Whether or not architecture will return as a major art form is debatable; what's not so debatable is that it was, at one time, definitely an art. Let these 8 fantastically designed and constructed buildings prove it to you.
2.) The Living Bridges of Cherrapunji