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Books over the clouds / Bookstore

Books over the clouds
Books over the clouds

Discipline: Interior Architecture

Books over the clouds
Books over the clouds
Books over the clouds
Books over the clouds
Books over the clouds

Discipline: Interior Architecture

The Douyun Books flagship store is a small cultural complex with seven different functions, including bookstore, lecture room, exhibition space, coffee house, and restaurant for light meals and desserts. The space offers 60,000 books and 2,000 products in 2200 square meters of store space. The bookstore soars 239 meters above Shanghai below, qualifying it is as China's highest commercial bookstore. The bookstore is an important public cultural place in this vertical city and an urban cultural landmark.

  • DATE OF LAUNCH 2019

  • DEVELOPMENT TIME up to 12 months

  • TARGET REGIONS Asia

  • TARGET GROUPS Consumer / User

Client / Manufacturer

Duoyun books

Duoyun books
Shanghai, China

Design

Wutopia Lab

Wutopia Lab
Shanghai, China

Chief Architect: YU Ting Project Architect: Shengrui PU Design Team: Dali PAN, Wutian SUN

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