Articles tagged Bookstore

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As Chinese bookstores go gargantuan, this one provides private reading nooks

Harbin, China – Created by HMA Architects & Designers, the new (and immense) M.I. Bookstore in Harbin provides private biophilic nooks for its bibliophilic visitors.

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Chinese bookstore wave? This one even has a beauty salon inside

Chengdu – The Yan Ji You flagship, designed by Kyle Chan, in Chengdu is really challenging the idea of a bookstores binding together nine different stores.

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In Guiyang, X+Living designs a bookstore as a boundless cultural cave

Guiyang, China – While designing another Zhongshuge bookstore, Li Xiang of X+Living was inspired by karst cave landforms.

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Things I’ve learned as a witness to the changing Chinese market

Amsterdam – Shanghai-based designer Li Xiang remembers a time when offline retailers would skimp on design budgets. How did that change so much in barely five years?

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This new 4500-sq-m bookstore in China is a public palace

Xi’an, China – In Xi’an, the YJY Maike Centre flagship helps mark a new era for bookstores and the city.

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‘Clients in China are looking for something extraordinary and are willing to invest in it’

Shanghai – Influenced by contradictions in the life of Shanghai, Italian creative Alberto Caiola incorporates ideas of past and future into hybrid designs.

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Our 2019 Lifetime Achievement awardee has changed the industry more than once

Amsterdam – Philippe Starck doesn’t just design spaces: he seems to redesign whole industries, introducing new typologies to the retail and hospitality business.

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Bookstores? Take it from China: they’re not going anywhere

Hangzhou, China – The new Harbook bookstore by Alberto Caiola in Hangzhou respects the traditionalism of bookstores while proposing a contemporary iteration.

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Pallavi Dean makes it OK to judge a bookstore by its cover

Sharjah, United Arab Emirates – In the cultural capital of the United Arab Emirates, Pallavi Dean interiors find a way to make Al Rawi more than just a bookstore.

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A grand bookstore pays tribute to one of China’s great ancient capitals

Xi'an – The city that erected an army of terracotta might know a thing or two about grand visual statements. Case in point: the White Comedy Zhongshu Bookstore. 

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ILGE: finding the meaning of bookshelves in a digital world

Amsterdam – M+R brings a digitally integrated design to subscription management client ILGE’s multifunctional retail and co-working space.

Chengdu Zhongshuge by X+Living. Photos Shao Feng
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X+Living's fanciful bookstore is a wonderland for all ages

CHENGDU – Part bookstore, part library; the magical world of literature has been brought to life in a unique setting in a shopping mall in central China.

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