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Selexyz-Dominicanen-Bookstore in Maastricht. An old Gothic church transformed into one of the world's most unique bookstores.

Local bookstores have nothing on the beauty of Netherlands' Selexyz Dominicanen bookstore. As you can all see, this bookstore

Photograph by Ross Aldershoff Completed in 2007 by Merkx + Girod Architecten, the Selexyz Dominicanen Bookstore in Maastricht in the Netherlands is an incredible church conversion that was originally consecrated in

Selexyz Dominicanen Bookstore (ENG - ITA) ENG century gothic architecture becomes a bookstore through continuos dialogue between history and modernity. In Maastricht, Selexyz Dominicanen is a project with multiple souls, where tradition and.

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Dutch architects Merkx + Girod designed this incredible bookstore inside a former Dominican Church in Maastricht, Netherlands. Merkx + Girod created this

One branch of the popular Dutch bookstore chain Selexyz can be found right inside of a century Dominican church in Maastricht, Holland

Architecturally, this is a wonder, incorporating a bookstore within a century Dominican cathedral in Maastricth, Holland is just magnificent. Since libraries are supposed to be quiet and serene, this sacred environment provides exactly that.

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SELEXYZ DOMINICANEN // MAASTRICHT, HOLLAND With the kind of grandeur available only to churches, the Selexyz is a place of book worship. Frescoes decorate the ceiling, and a cross-shaped table sits in the store’s café.

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