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Félix Sanpériz Gistau, La Casa de Cristál (The Glass House)

Félix Sanpériz Gistau (ca. 1933-ca. 2009)

Spain
Elias F. Stenman, The Paper House

Elias F. Stenman (? – 1942)

Rockport, Massachusetts
Charles W. Gregory, Wonder Tower

Charles W. Gregory

Genoa, Colorado
Alexis le Breton, Seigneurie de la mare au poivre (Country manor of Pepper Pond)

Alexis le Breton (1929-2009)

Locqueltas, France
John Orgon, Scott Pterodactyl, and Homemade Parachutes Productions, Art House

John Orgon, Scott Pterodactyl, and Homemade Parachutes Productions

New Orleans, Louisiana
George Daynor, Palace Depression

George Daynor (circa 1860-1964)

Vineland, New Jersey
Fred Smith, Wisconsin Concrete Park

Fred Smith (1886-1976)

Phillips, Wisconsin
Paul Hefit, Yard Show

Paul J. Hefti (1912-2013)

La Crosse, Wisconsin
Giant Whirligigs

Riverside, Washington
Mathias Wernerus, Holy Ghost Park, popularly known as The Dickeyville Grotto

Mathias Wernerus (1873 – 1931)

Dickeyville, Wisconsin
José Prades Ceuma

José Prades Ceuma (1938 - 2006)

Gandesa, Spain
Elis Sinistö, Villa Mehu (Villa Juice)

Elis Sinistö (1912–2004)

Helsinki, Finland
Michael Clarke Rubel, Rubel Castle

Michael Clarke Rubel (1940-2007)

Glendora, California
John Ehn, Old Trapper’s Lodge

John Ehn (1897-1981)

Los Angeles, California
Bronislaus Luszcz, Black Madonna Shrine

Bronislaus Luszcz (1893-1960)

Pacific, Missouri
Fiorenzo Pilia, Giardino Fantastico (Fantastic garden)

Fiorenzo Pilia (b. 1933)

San Sperate, Italy
Antoni Macià Cassany, Zoo Empordà [Zoo of the Empordà region]

Antoni Macià Cassany (aka Casany) (1918 – 2007)

Girona, Spain
Malda Reda and Walter Larsen, Home and garden

Malda Reda Larsen (circa 1915 – 1990)

Kewanee, Illinois
Gail Cottman, The Garden of Oz

Gail Cottman

Los Angeles, California
Adolphe-Julien (Abbé) Fouré, Les Rochers Sculptés (The Sculpted Rocks)

Adolphe-Julien (Abbé) Fouré (1839-1910)

Saint-Malo, France
Alpo's Savannah

Alpo Koivumäki (born 1939)

Kauhajoki, Finland
Marcel Dhièvre, Au Petit Paris (Little Paris)

Marcel Dhièvre (1898-1977)

Saint-Dizier, France
Fred G. Zimmerman, Garage

Fred G. Zimmerman (Dates unknown, circa 1870 – 1940)

New Glarus, Wisconsin
Angelo Nardone, Villa Capri

Angelo Nardone (b. 1933)

Nutley, New Jersey
Emil & Veva Gehrke, Whirligigs

Emil (1902-1980) and Veva Gehrke

Grand Coulee, Washington
Francisco del Rio Cuenca, Casa de las Conchas (“House of Shells”)

Francisco del Rio Cuenca (1926-2010)

Montoro, Spain
Casimiro "Casey" Marquez, Casa de Colores

Casimiro "Casey" Marquez (1928-2010)

Las Vegas, New Mexico
Al Butler, Calexico Colossal

Al Butler (1908-1977)

Calexico, California
Henry Warren, Shangri-La (a.k.a White Rock Village)

Henry Warren (1883-1978)

Black Mountain, North Carolina
Robert Johnson

Robert Johnson (b. 1949)

Franklin, New York
Veijo Rönkkönen

Veijo Rönkkönen (1944-2010)

Parikkala, Finland
Samúel Jónsson

Samúel Jónsson (1884-1969)

Selárdalur, Iceland
Jacinto García, Castell (Castle)

Jacinto García (b. April 7, 1929)

Les Fonts, Spain
Raymond Isidore, La Maison de Picassiette

Raymond Isidore (1900-1964)

Chartres, France
Antonio Aguilera Ruedas, La Casa de la Piedra [The House of Stone]

Antonio Aguilera Ruedas, aka Rueda (May 5, 1896–November 25, 1980)

Porcuna, Spain
Richard Richardson, Three Sisters Sanctuary

Richard Richardson (b. 1948)

Goshen, Massachusetts
Marcel Druffel, Power Co.

Marcel Druffel

Pullman, Washington
John Guidici, Capedro (AKA Capidro)

John Guidici (1887-1976)

San Mateo, California
Romano Gabriel, Wooden Garden (Gabriel's Garden)

Romano Gabriel (1896-1977)

Eureka, California
Loren Finch, El Fincho Rancho (Zip Zag Zoo)

Loren Finch

Agate Beach, Oregon

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