PR manager of Ta Kao Books, designer of Godkidlla, first considered the different mindsets of people from different cities across Taiwan, before founding the Ta Kao bookstore with a friend (he originally hoped that the business would resonate amongst Kaoshiong's readers). By combining a bookstore with a café and event space, his diversified operation has come to delight a plethora of different customers. He now looks forward to operating in the unique style of Japan's concept bookstores, offering a more refined selection of books.
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BY TIMA OUZDEN
@ VOL 11
ON MAY 26, 2012
Tima Ouzeden is a fashion designer and cultural producer based in Dubai. In her presentation, Tima shares 20 facts about the hugely successful concept DXB Store, a not-for-profit space that Tima has been involved in since its inception. It's a concept that is very close to her heart. (in English)
The Upcycling Store
BY BOUTIQUE PIROUETTE
@ VOL 7
ON DEC 17, 2013
Véronic Durand hates waste and loves creation! She decided to take on a crazy project by creating the first space dedicated entirely to upcycling, a process of converting waste or useless products into new materials, in Nantes "boutique PIROUETTE" through artistic and creative ways. (In French)
From Concept to Completion
BY JOSH ALVES
@ VOL 11
ON FEB 21, 2014
Josh Alves is a children's book illustrator and cartoonist from Glenburn, Maine. He's illustrated chapter books, picture books, and has created graphics and animations for interactive books and mobile games. He shares his experience of self-producing his first children's book, "Lilly Bristol, Dinosaur Wrangler".
"Presentation of the Day" on April 3, 2014.
A Clean, Well-Lit Space - Comma Books Store
BY 陳夏民HSIA MIN CHEN
@ VOL 26
ON OCT 10, 2015
Having founded his own publishing house, Comma (which in turn created Yao Yao magazine), Mr. Chen began by sharing stories about his hometown Taoyuan. Now in its fifth year, his publishing house's mission as is to speak to the world via its publications, and to tread the no-man's land between dreams and the tough reality of operating a bookstore. Mr. Chen hopes the business will become known as Taoyuan's version of Hemingway's, 'a clean, well-lit space' and ultimately become a hit with the locals.
The Story of googoods store
BY 林羿汝 I JU LIN
@ VOL 26
ON OCT 10, 2015
Ms. Lin shares the story of the branding, the retailing, and operational design of the googoods store that she co-founded. From early beginnings as a household goods maker, she took her inspiration from her environment. Not only does she share the profound lessons of the path she trod, she also shares her plans to display designer products in the style of an exhibition, and her concepts for mobile furniture.
The Vegetable Store
BY ERICA EYRES
@ VOL 27
ON APR 12, 2016
Erica Eyres lives and works in Glasgow.
Eyres graduated with a MFA from Glasgow School of Art in 2004. She has had solo exhibitions at CCA, Glasgow and the Kunsthaus, Erfurt, with selected group exhibitions including PS1, New York; Plug In ICA, Winnipeg; and The Akureyri Art Museum, Akureyri, Iceland.
In this presentation Erica speaks about her project The Vegetable Store at Fireworks Studio, a pottery shop that was turned into a ceramic fruit and vegetable store.
Reshare Store Breda
De Reshare Store in Breda is onderdeel van Het Leger Des Heils. In de winkel word vintage en 2e hands kleding verkocht. Hiermee bied de stichting mensen met een kleine portemonnee een leuke winkelervaring bieden.
Er zijn momenteel 6 Reshare Stores in Nederland en er is er zelfs een in Praag!
Sara Pols vertelt over haar ervaringen als floormanager in de winkel in Breda.