The Tunnel of Knowledge

The writing’s on the walls, ceiling and floors of Yangzhou’s newest bookshop, where an optical illusion turns an ordinary, rectangular room into a cylindrical tunnel. Created by Shanghai-based studio XL-Muse for book retailers Zhongshuge, a black mirrored floor paired with two walls of arched shelving helps to create a seemingly never-ending funnel of books. Continue reading…

Buck’s Quartz fitting nominated for German Design Award

Two nominations by German Design Council for BUCK’s QUARTZ and stand from Light+ Building

German Design Council has been promoting high quality design by directly choosing the entries for German Design Award. This time, nominees are BUCK’s QUARTZ, luminaire operating according to Human Centric lighting principles, and stand from the Light + Building show, representing BUCK at the shows in 2014 and 2016, by architect Bogdan Slavica. Continue reading…