Amazing trendy library designed by Hoffice for Conseil General de l’Herault, Montpellier, France.
Description by Hoffice Located inside the Pierres Vives constructing in Montpellier to function a studying room for the Archive of the Department of Herault. For a public studying room comparable to this, we determined to offer guests with a pleasing and cozy area to learn surrounded by a treasure trove of books that lend the area an awesome bodily presence. The new library includes an entrance desk, an info desk, studying room tables and library cabinets. We mixed the totally different features of this system right into a single object with a purpose to create a brand new dialogue between the tables and the library and a steady move by way of your complete area. The tables bend across the again wall to type the library with each bit of the puzzle referencing a letter of the alphabet. The area of tables resonates with the lighting of the prevailing ceiling to type its “shadow”. At night time the sting of the corian materials used all through is again lit and makes the ceiling, the library and tables seem as one. The venture palette consists of: P features: studying room tables and library shelving; P supplies: timber and corian; P colors: black and white; P geometries: straight and curved. This displays the duality of writer and reader; the one’s intention and the opposite’s interpretation. Visit Hoffice