Unusual wave interior of San Marco bookstore
Unusual wave interior of San Marco bookstore
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Unusual interior of the San Marco bookstore

In the heart of New York is the St. Mark's Bookshop, where instead of boring rectangular cabinets, there are long curved shelves that resemble the waves of the sea. The main thing for buyers is not to drown in the ocean of books.

Unusual interior of the San Marco bookstore Unusual interior of the San Marco bookstore

Clouds Architecture Office took over the interior design. The designers completely abandoned right angles and focused on horizontal lines. The vertical elements of the shelving are slightly recessed, and the lower shelves are at a slight angle, which makes it easier to see the spines of the books.

Unusual interior of the San Marco bookstore

In the center of the store, a wave of book shelves creates a small semi-enclosed space where authors can meet their readers, and visitors who have free time can sit at a comfortable table for free and enjoy reading a book they like.

Unusual interior of the San Marco bookstore

However, not only shelving in stores can draw attention to traditional paper books, but also various art installations using books in the most unusual way.

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