tokyo: taschen store opening

© taschen japan - the new shop-in-shop at bals tokyo in ginza

taschen arrives in japan, opening a store at bals tokyo in ginza. measuring 100 sqm., the store is designed by ryuichi kitamura who crafted an eco-friendly interior with shelves made of natural woods, including cedar and hinoki. the new taschen outlet stocks nearly 400 titles, including a series of special art and collectors editions. to celebrate the launch, the first 200 shoppers who spend over jpy 5,000 receive a special christmas card set. mind you, two additional taschen corners will open shortly at the japanese retailer's stores in naka meguro and roppongi. location: ginza velvia, 4th floor, 2-4-6 ginza [ginza].

© taschen japan - books galore