We all have seen the regular boring rectangular fish tanks and aquariums, but wouldn’t it be interesting to see some improvisations and innovative designs that make these little aquatic animals deserve the attention they should be getting? Here are ten such amazing creative fish tank designs that will have your sea creatures swimming happily apart from adding new vigor and style to your home.
Toilet Aquarium: The Fish n Flush
This innovative toilet tank is a two-in-one solution that functions as a toilet as well as a fish tank! This is a great way to tell your friends about your love for fishes. The design is a well-conceived one as you might think that the fish are living in the toilet tank, whereas they actually live in a separate unit. This creative Fish n Flush can be bought for $399.
Octopus Studios’ Silverfish Aquarium
The Silverfish Aquarium by the Octopus Studios is a very intricate design of interlinking tunnels made out of transparent PMMA plastic. This fish tank is a very retro-like design and can easily be installed as it is available in a ready-to-install kit that costs a whopping $3400! However, the only drawback would be cleaning out the green algae deposited on the tunnels that run into each other. However, it would be a fun tank for the fish as they have plenty of spaces for swim in!
The Duplex Aquarium/Cage
This awesome fish tank called the Duplex Aquarium/Cage is designed by Constance Guisset and is made by using the thermoform technique in which the bird cage and the fish tank are at the same visual level. This fish tank-cum-cage is an interesting combination wherein you can see the distinct difference between sea-living fish and air-bound birds and then see them merge and possibly interact.
This is a designer fish tank designed by Karl-Oskar Ankarberg and is crafted out of is made of black and white Coria. These tanks are a fusion between contemporary architecture and sea habitat. The neat rectangular shape of these tanks is characteristic of Scandinavian designs. The Archiquarium was showcased during the Milan Design Week in April this year.
The Aquarium Sink
The Aquarium Sink that is a creation from Opulent Items will keep you company with your sea friends inside the sink. Now you can have the pleasure of viewing your finned friend’s colorful home when using the restroom. You can remove the top glass in order to feed the fish or rearrange something inside. There is also a sink light and a powerhead that circulate the water, provide oxygen and also filters the water. However, this sink will have to be plugged in order to work!
The Aquatic Condo
Designed by Teddy Luong, the Aquatic Condo is a luxurious home for your fish. This modern-looking trendy fish tank is made out of durable white plastic that has a glass bowl within for easy cleaning. The Aquatic Condo has a lot of air holes so that your fish can utilize the space on different floors!
Beijing Hotel Fish Tank
Located in the foyer of a hotel in Beijing, this fish tank looks amazing with its conical form that is full of gold fish. However, the drawback is that the fish can only stay alive for sixc days and therefore the fish tank needs to be refreshed at regular intervals.
Aqua Table Aquariums
This unique furniture-cum-aquarium would look extremely stylish in your home. The dynamic aquatic habitat and the colorful and illuminated fish tank would be a delight to look at and to use too! The Aqua Table Aquariums are available in various sizes and shapes such as stretched octagon shape, regular octagon, end table and square. So enjoy sipping tea over this mesmerizing Aqua coffee table with your finned friends!
Atlantis: A fish tank in a painting
Imagine placing your fish next to the majestic Greek statues and ruins and other accessories that go with the Greek theme. This fish tank in a painting called the ‘Atlantis’ gives a perfect 3D image of the lost city of Atlantis under the sea. Such painting fish tanks are available in other themes as well such as ‘Crystal Cave’, ‘Tropical’, ‘Blue Lagoon’ and so on.
This innovative Sofa Aquarium is an amazing design for fish lovers. The sofa has an aquarium filled with colorful fish on either sides. This is a fabulous idea that can make your living room look extremely colorful and lively. The kids will simply adore it! The sofa will cost you $12,000, but the awesome concept is worth the money!