The beginning of the design was inspired by greater Khingan mountains where the new lives are bred snow in the winter, the land is fertile, sunshine is opulent, water is full of vigor in spring. With all over the area of nearly 2000㎡, the project is located at Jinjue Plaza, Nangang District, Harbin. They adopt simple materials to make people feel warm and kind, by using wood grain, steel structure and the beautiful color interspersed locally in performance which is fantastic and powerful.
People will naturally get attracted by the large book tower in the center of the book store which is like a towering tree with power, life, and connotation. Sitting on the floor in knots they met another other during the process of reading books. Coming in from the ground glass window in the south, sunshine goes through the book tower in the canter and that forms a light and shade effects where coexisted with the virtuality and reality. People can see the quiet reading room on the 7th floor and the heavy traffic outside the window with the increasing board line of sight by walking up step around the book tower. On the 8th floor, there is a reading platform in the air through the corridor. In that platform there is a small botanical garden and the nest in the tree, that can quietly read books surrounded by plants. Which complex for willing to stay.
They hope that the book store can be filled with the various magical power: integration and burst of all kinds of knowledge, encountering and progress of all kind of people. People can get little surprises other than reading, such as staying, wandering, reflection, appreciation, communication.