Wutopia Lab Creates a Spectacular Display for a Zhongshuge Bookstore in Suzhou, China

Rainbows, crystals, fireflies, those exhibitionists of the natural world, are exuberantly reimagined in a contemporary mode at China’s latest Zhongshuge bookstore, in Suzhou, a city 65 miles inland from Shanghai. The Zhongshuge chain has been making a name for itself, based on a steadily expanding collection of design-led emporiums often featured on lists of the world’s most beautiful bookstores and posted on Chinese millennials’ WeChat accounts. Suzhou is the eighth location as well as the second by Wutopia Lab, which previously designed a shop on Shanghai’s outskirts, in the British-themed village of Thames Town. Though dwarfed by Shanghai, Suzhou has ...

25 Product Highlights at NeoCon East 2017

The 15th annual NeoCon East summoned thousands of product manufacturers, architects, and interior design professionals to the Pennsylvania Convention Center in ...