retail & social space
Folio is a new forum for people who are interested in knowledge and ideas. It’s a place to inspire and encourage people with the structure of using only natural material along with plants to provide refreshing environment.
Using the concept of upcycle, all the books collected were refurbished and reconditioned, which shows a visual sign of “one man trash is another man treasure. Seeing the process of refurbish books like a circle format, everything can be reuse into a better future.
A pure white space consisting of circular pillars bookshelf that inspires the surrounding environment. Bookshelves are extend to the ceiling with graceful extrude, just like a bridge setting up creative mind between readers and books.
The open, sunken area create the coziness of retail store. Visitor can social gathering and learn new innovative products as well as materials about sustainable.
Visitors sitting around the plants pillars with individual booths, one can imagine a river under the bridge sparkling with the sun’s reflection. It helps them to enjoy the happiness of reading with a peaceful mood.