toyo ito gifu city library minna no mori media cosmos japan designboom

designed by renowned architect toyo ito, the 'minna no mori' gifu media cosmos is set to open its doors to the public in central japan.

Dark Side of Typography

Rather than let a vacant Walmart become an eyesore, the city of McAllen spent $24 million to convert it into a 123,000-square-foot public library.

Former Walmart in McAllen Is Now an Airy Public Library

"When Walmart abandoned one of its retail stores in McAllen, Texas, the city was left with the challenge of deciding what to do with the vacant building.

Городская библиотека Сейняйоки © Tuomas Uusheimo. Предоставлено JKMM Architects

City Library in Seinäjoki,© Tuomas Uusheimo Seinäjoki Library, Finlande, 2012

Library Interior Design Award | Project Title: Preston Royal Replacement Branch Library | Project Location: Dallas, TX | Firm: Perkins + Will | Category: On the Boards | Award: Best of Category

Library Interior Design Award: Preston Royal Replacement Branch Library, Dallas, TX Perkins + Will