Articles tagged Bookstore

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A bookstore by X+Living in Shanghai draws shoppers into an urban retreat

SHANGHAI – Books are making a comeback. Yes, contrary to popular belief, print is far from passé.

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Anagrama's stairway to book heaven in a former hacienda in Mexico

MONTERREY – For this Libreria Conarte bookstore in Mexico, the designers at Anagrama imagined it as a nook where visitors can lose themselves in a book. It is a space to enhance the experience of …

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Alberto Caiola sculpts the essence of coffee in a Shanghai cafe

SHANGHAI – Celebrating coffee’s alluring pleasures, Alberto Caiola puts a sculptural ceiling reminiscent of the elixir’s aromatic vapours at the centre of his design.

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VIU Ventures puts people and culture in focus for a Swiss eyewear's flagship store in Berlin

BERLIN – The creative team of Swiss glasses brand VIU took to the streets to ensure an interior for its Berlin flagship that linked with the local people and architecture.

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Ippolito Fleitz Group creates a workplace for an ad agency with daring design credentials

FRANKFURT – The motto of Korean advertising group Innocean is ‘discover beyond’ and this spirit of adventure flows through its European headquarters, designed by Ippolito Fleitz Group.

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Square One crafts a cavernous concept bookstore with grandeur and curved contours

BUCHAREST – Our new book Powershop 5 features concept stores and bookstores, and it also showcases this concept bookstore in Romania.  

Customers are encouraged to linger in Zhongshuge’s bookshelf-lined elliptical enclosure.
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Print is far from dead at XL-Muse’s destination bookstore

HANGZHOU – Tweets and texts are distracting today’s teens from serious reading, and if they are impelled to buy books they are likely to do so online. Traditional bookstores are taking a
Bookshelves densify the space while remaining porous for social interaction. Photo Zhang Zheming
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Cao Pu Studio scales down the infrastructure of a city and inserts it into a vertical version of suburbia

CHANGSHA – Cao Pu Studio, an architecture firm from Beijing, has transformed an apartment unit into a bookstore and library.

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