Posts Tagged ‘bookstore’

Seed of city bookstore by Kyle Chan & Associates Design, Hangzhou – China

November 15th, 2017

In continuation of its exploration on the relation between design and cities, Karv One applies the natural elements into the design of space and gives it a dynamic sense of life while strengthening the connection between brand design and Hangzhou culture.

Do-Do-store by Taipei Base Design Center, Shanghai – China

August 22nd, 2017

Do-Do-store by Taipei Base Design Center, Shanghai – China

Zhongshuge bookstore by X+Living, Chengdu – China

June 16th, 2017

After the curtain wall it is a space full of “bamboo shaped book shelves”. The wall follows the using of stable bookshelf shape of Zhongshuge, which makes visitors feel familiar even though it was their first time to come.

Museum of Canada Boutique by Lumsden Design, Ottawa – Canada

September 12th, 2016

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.

That Al Salasil bookstore at The Avenues Mall Sheikh by Design4Retail, Kuwait

September 6th, 2016

We introduced a consistent tone of voice across the store, which is warm and welcoming, yet with an informed and authoritative tone, commensurate with a brand of their standing in the market place.

Zhongshuge bookstore by X+living, Shanghai – China

September 4th, 2016

Located on the 4th floor of the Réel mall in the Jing’an district of Shanghai in China, this bookstore by X+living aims to reference the busy city outside while transforming it into a calm, quiet and relaxing space.

El Ateneo Grand Splendid bookstore by Francesco Manzone, Buenos Aires – Argentina

July 29th, 2016

Much of the architectural splendour of the original structure, including artistic and sculptural details, as well as the auditorium lighting has been maintained, with thousands of books lining the walls of the mezzanine levels that offer views of the entire interior.

Kyobo book center & hottracks by WGNB, Busan – South Korea

July 25th, 2016

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.

Zhongshuge bookstore by XL-Muse, Yangzhou – China

July 12th, 2016

Bookshelves on the two sides extend the shape of the skyline with graceful arcs,just like a bridge over the streams setting up the bridge of mind between readers and books.

Tate Modern shop extension by UXUS, London – UK

June 21st, 2016

A bespoke system of stackable furniture modules allows for regular reconfiguration to keep the displays fresh and exciting for visitors, as well as accommodating seating for browsing and events such as book readings and talks.

Zhongshuge-Hangzhou bookstore by XL-MUSE, Hangzhou – China

May 24th, 2016

At the heart of the bookshop stands the ‘Zhongshuge’ hall – a theatrical reading area which displays a large encompassing bookshelf that circles a clear meditative space at its center.

Libreria bookstore by SelgasCano, London – UK

February 24th, 2016

They angle outwards, creating several zigzags, and integrate nooks where visitors can sit down and read. They also form partitions between different areas.

ANGERS ravissant Expocity shop by space, Osaka – Japan

January 22nd, 2016

Interior image also followed the shop concept, it is a cozy space in the material structure a mix of Nordic and Japanese design.

UBC Bookstore Expansion & Renovation by office of mcfarlane biggar, Vancouver – Canada

November 10th, 2015



The newly renovated and expanded bookstore on the University of British Columbia’s (UBC) main campus is proof that simple design interventions can have grand effects.

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.

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.

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.