Monday to Saturday 11:00 am to 7:00 pm
Sundays 12:00 to 7:00 pm
“Beautiful… The decor of this bookstore, every inch of it, is crafted to make people feel that they are welcome to sit and browse for as long as they wish.”
— About.com, New York
TASCHEN Store New York, located in a cast-iron building typical of the historic SoHo district’s Greene Street.
One-of-a-kind floating bookcases designed by Philippe Starck rise out of the concrete floor in TASCHEN New York’s 1900 square foot flagship store.
High Definition LCD monitors top each bookcase showcasing the best of TASCHEN TV, a constantly updated and interactive video catalogue of the publisher’s most recent titles.
Hand built Pear wood bookcases rise seamlessly from the concrete floor.
Original leather Egg Chair by Danish designer Arne Jacobson from the publisher’s personal collection.
Detail of one of six murals created by Brazilian artist Beatriz Milhazes especially for this space.
View from the ground floor into the basement with its concrete gallery space. On display, photos by architectural photographer Julius Shulman and Helmet Newton’s groundbreaking book, SUMO.
From the publisher’s personal collection, a rosewood loveseat by mid-century Brazilian designer Joaquim Tenreiro gives passerby an opportunity to sit and enjoy the quiet of the gallery space.
The raw industrial look of the exposed duct work juxtaposed against the smooth finish of furniture by Joaquim Tenreiro and a hand carved glass wall by Philippe Starck make the TASCHEN Store New York a necessary stop for admirer’s of contemporary design.