Posts Tagged ‘library’

~cathedral of books~

Saturday, January 9th, 2010

Leave it to the Dutch. In Maastricht one finds the Selexyz Dominicanen bookshop, housed in a 13th century Dominican church repurposed by architects Merkx + Girod. Featuring 14th century ceiling frescoes, and a cafĂ© situated in the former choir (with a cheeky cruciform reading table), this shop is designed essentially as a giant, walk-in bookcase […]

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