LIBRARY @ UNIVERSITY OF AMSTERDAM
Check out this university library's new digs!
Studio Roelof Mulder and Bureau Ira Koers created this masterpiece of an institution, chock-full of candy colors and modern (but still friendly) furniture.
The image at top is an automated collection area for books. It's a bit eery – I can't help but compare it to the red bathroom scene from
In any case, I think the New York City Public Library could take a page out of UvA's handbook, don't you? It might seem more like
The Mondrian than a place to study...but I don't mind one bit.