Archive for the ‘bookstore’ category

Yan Ji You Bookstore by Kyle Chan & Associates, Chengdu – China

October 23rd, 2015



BOOKS can be deconstructed into the elements of book, paper and words from which each of them transforms into a relative space with its feature theme and at the same time, it also presents the rationale and creativity behind the brand of Yan Ji You Book Store.

Book Centre Trieste by SoNo Arhitekti, Trieste – Italy

October 15th, 2015



Box-like shelving covers walls in SoNo Arhitekti’s Book Centre Trieste shop

National Theatre Bookshop lighting by Optelma Lighting, London – UK

October 10th, 2015

Optelma’s made-to-measure profile, Quad 62, in anodised and black, adds to the clean, elegant design, providing a direct lighting solution, with wall-washing provided by asymmetric reflectors.

FiL Books by Halükar Architecture, Istanbul – Turkey

October 5th, 2015

Maybe the most attractive and defining element in the space is the elephant’s tusk; a calibre pipe, painted in the corporate colour of FiL Books that goes along the wall and through the furniture.

Rongbaozhai Coffee Bookstore by Arch Studio, Beijing – China

September 7th, 2015



Rongbaozhai Coffee Bookstore by Arch Studio, Beijing – China

Carobna Suma Bookstore by Milos Joksimovic, Belgrade – Serbia

August 7th, 2015



Carobna Suma (Magic Forest) Bookstore by Milos Joksimovic, Belgrade – Serbia

9 ¾ Bookstore + Café Interior & Branding by PLASMA NODO at Plaza Pakita, Medellín – Colombia

July 29th, 2015



9 ¾ is a bookstore cafe specialized in children, but where adults can also have some fun.

Mondadori Concept Store by Migliore+Servetto Architects, Milan – Italy

July 23rd, 2015



The new Mondadori store designed by Migliore + Servetto Architects, is an innova- tive, Italian space, expressing the original concept of “Mondadori for you” in a renovated dimension which guides the visitor in the heart of “Mondadori Experience”.

soda.BERLIN Bookshop by Designliga, Berlin – Germany

April 30th, 2015

The interior of soda.BERLIN, a bookshop for visual culture in the heart of Berlin, was the brainchild of Designliga, the Munich-based bureau for visual communication and interior design.

Yan Ji You Bookstore decor by GLADC studio, Beijing – China

April 28th, 2015

In mid 2014 GLADC studio featured an interior design firm to design several key areas for Yan Ji You Bookstore in Beijing.

0fr. la Boutique, Paris – France

April 11th, 2015

0fr. la Boutique, Paris – France

Fangsuo Bookstore by Chu Chih-Kang, Chengdu – China

March 23rd, 2015

Fangsuo Book Store by Chu Chih-Kang, Chengdu – China

Carturesti “Carousel of Light” Bookstore by Square One, Bucharest – Romania

February 20th, 2015

A bookstore is more than a space where books are sold.

The Store concept store, Berlin – Germany

February 13th, 2015

The newly opened retail concept on the ground floor of the Soho House in Berlin will set new standards.

Honor store by Aesthetic Movement, New York City

December 5th, 2014

Housed in the Meatpacking District, Honor is the premier retail entity of New York designer Giovanna Randall. Recognizing that this project called for something smart, sexy, feminine, and confident, the A/M design team set out to create a space that would best envelop, support, and reveal the clothes.

Yan Ji You bookstore by Kyle Chan, Beijing – China

October 6th, 2014

“ Books everywhere! ” is one of the major brand objectives of Yan Ji You, as well as the core design concept of this project.

YME store by Snøhetta, Oslo – Norway

October 1st, 2014

Although hailed as scenic, well-planned and prosperous, Oslo has so far failed to impress those in search of a happening lifestyle infrastructure. The city has long been overshadowed by the more dynamic scenes of other nordic capitals where a design legacy and more established creative industries have garnered global attention.

Aiva bookstore by Studio Arthur Casas, Rio de Janeiro – Brazil

September 30th, 2014

Conceived as a hybrid between public square and library, Rio de Janeiro’s ‘saraiva bookstore‘ provides local residents with a welcoming environment to relax, congregate and unwind.

Ocelot bookstore and cafe by Martina Zeyen, Berlin – Germany

August 28th, 2014



Inside a retail space of 260 sqm, Ocelot proves that bookstores can do more than just sell books.

HYUNDAI card travel library by Wonderwall, Seoul – Korea

August 12th, 2014

The project is a facility dedicated to the members of the HYUNDAI CARD, which opened in Seoul, South Korea. It is a “Travel Library” and a café that have been designed with a theme of travel. The concept of the design is a “Stock of Curiosity.”