Conarte Library Conarte is the council for culture and art in the city of Monterrey Mexico Conarte aims to promote and stimulate artistic expression and supports the preservation and enrichment of culture Our mission was to create a space that gives value to the experience of reading A design intelligent space was created for the bookshop and library granting value to the reading experience
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Architecture & Interior Design
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Conarte is the council for culture and art in the city of Monterrey, Mexico. Conarte aims to promote and stimulate artistic expression and supports the preservation and enrichment of culture.

Our mission was to create a space that gives value to the experience of reading. A design-intelligent space was created for the bookshop and library granting value to the reading experience.
Our design proposal focuses on creating a space that wraps the reader in. The bookshelves attend more that just their basic function and were designed to simulate a dome that plays with the visual perspective. The stands incorporate a color gradient finish that attributes depth. The illuminated half circle found in the back wall simulates the vanishing point of the structure, creating a perfect balance between color and perspective.
Conarte Library Library gradient side detail
Library gradient side detail
Conarte Library Book store front view
Book store front view
Conarte Library Library side view
Library side view
Conarte Library Library curving bookshelf
Library curving bookshelf
Conarte Library Book store side view
Book store side view
Conarte Library Library bleachers meet shelving
Library bleachers meet shelving
Conarte Library Library general view
Library general view
Conarte Library Ceiling arching membrane detail
Ceiling arching membrane detail
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