In order to better represent its musical content, the album art is like the identity card of the sound you are going to listen to. Because yes, the visual is just as important as the music associated with it! And it is often this first, striking image that allows us to remember certain songs.
In 1993, Johan Huibers was reading a story to his children before sleeping. The subject ? Noah's ark. And it gave him a crazy idea - build his own replica of the Ark. Of course, his wife laughs in his face, telling him that if he manages to finish it, they "can all go on vacation on the moon".
If you are a great lover of literature, then this architectural concept that comes straight from China should please you. The libraries of this chain of bookstores have an unusual architecture and play on optical illusions to deceive the visitor! Designed by an architecture studio named X + Living, based in Shanghai, we present the Zhongshuge bookstores.