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Xinghua Bookstore (wormhole art design) / Bookstore

Xinghua Bookstore (wormhole art design)
Xinghua Bookstore (wormhole art design)

Discipline: Interior Architecture

Discipline: Interior Architecture

The design concept references the book as a metaphor, also drawing from Chinese tradition. The store space has been designed as another world or book to communicate with the real world we live in. Sheet walls delineate the entire space, transforming the room into a huge installation. The walls effectively merge together design studio and bookstore, transforming the space into a maze that communicates the inherent quality of the book itself. The store invites visitors to travel inside and explore, with tunnel-like corridors that pulls the visitor in, just as a book does.

  • DATE OF LAUNCH 2019

  • DEVELOPMENT TIME Other duration

  • TARGET REGIONS Asia

  • TARGET GROUPS Consumer / User

Client / Manufacturer

xinhua bookstore

xinhua bookstore
Hangzhou, China

Design

Ray&Emilio architect studio

Ray&Emilio architect studio
Hangzhou, China

Minghao Wang, Runwu Fang

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