Arts

01/11/2013

Monterrey library is a reading space, playroom and climbing experience

Monterrey library

(From Lost at e Minor) Take a look at this library in Monterrey, Mexico.

Designed by the team at Anagrama, the Children’s Library and Culture Center lies inside a warehouse-like building and boasts an incredibly modern design that sees neon rafters and shelves offset by angular shaped shelving and flooring.

Anagrama, while trying to come up with a concept, say the “asymmetrical reading platform meant to stimulate Monterrey’s mountainous topography” and that the bookshelves are not only used as storage, but “serve as a dynamic space to play and learn, to fire the imagination and provide comfort while reading”.

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