If you are a big fan of literature, so this architectural concept that comes straight from the China should please you. The libraries in this chain of bookstores have an unusual architecture and play on the optical illusions to deceive the visitor!
Designed by an architecture studio named X + Living, based in Shanghai, we present the bookstores Zhongshuge. These include incredible pieces, huge and flooded with books, but especially ingenious systems for fans ofillusion ! Each bookstore in the Chinese chain has been designed to be unique, with spaces that immerse totally visitors, as in parallel environments.
In that of Chongqingstairs are crossing and meet again, a bit like Harry Potter. A gigantic mirror on the ceiling reflects the duplicate piece, for an effect to the surprising result!
In the bookshop of Yangzhoueach room filled with books also has mirrors, but this time, placed on the ground. These elements with an icy effect have been thought to give the illusion of a mirage, a beautiful reference to the canals of the city, its rivers and lakes nearby.
You can even have a look inside of it in this video. And to discover more about bookstores Zhongshugedo not hesitate to visit the website of the architects studio. Finally, if you are passionate, here is a book well in a Prague library but also a library with curved walls and very design!
Imagined by: X + Living