conversion of a century Dominican church in Maastricht into "a new contemporary bookstore and the outcome is simply stunning"! Selexyz Dominicanen Bookstore by Merkx+Girod Architecten
calls this space "perhaps the most beautiful bookstore in the world." It's the Bookstore Selexyz Dominicanen by Merkx+Girod architects in Maastricht." Click thru for more: 21 Bookshelf Designs That Roll, Stretch, Climb Or Just Hold Stuff, Maybe Even Books
Reconversie Dominicanenkerk tot boekhandel in Maastricht (NL) - Merkx + Girod
Selexyz Dominicanen Bookstore (ENG - ITA) ENG century gothic architecture becomes a bookstore through continuos dialogue between history and modernity. In Maastricht, Selexyz Dominicanen is a project with multiple souls, where tradition and.
Una iglesia de Maastricht, la mejor librería del mundo según "The Guardian"
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Dutch architects Merkx + Girod designed this incredible bookstore inside a former Dominican Church in Maastricht, Netherlands. Merkx + Girod created this
"Polare Maastricht, a bookshop housed in a centuries-old Dominican church [in Maastricht, Netherlands] . Dutch design firm Merkx and Girod made dramatic use of the huge space, creating multistory steel shelving." "Truly Novel Bookstores," by Jemima
Selexyz Dominicanen in Maastricht NL. Has to be one of the top bookstores ever! (and before you get upset, it hasn't been a church for over 200 years - have a look at the other uses on the site)
lalibrairie: The Oxford Union Library, Oxford, United Kingdom On the walls are Pre-Raphaelites murals, painted by Dante Gabriel Rossetti, William Morris and Edward Burne-Jones. It also has a unique clerestory (Wikipedia will tell you all about it here).