White stained Canadian maple and black and white American oak are used, sometimes cut so the grain is on the diagonal as a playful visual element.
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Designer chose Agora, a plaza formed in polis ancient Greek city state, as a motive of this space. Agora is the day was plaza, marketplace, place with storytelling, and such a space where people discussed about politics, economy and society freely. Consequently, it was a space of daily life forming culture in it, and the designer plans to create such a space at this project.
With more than 130 stores nationwide, China undisputedly is Muji’s biggest overseas market, and although the country’s staggering economic growth of the past decades has dwindled, the Japanese ‘No Brand’ retailer will be accelerating store openings in this vast market to at least 50 per year from 2017.