little libraries

The community of Roslindale issued a call for a Little Library to be used while their local public library branch undergoes renovations. The inspiration behind this modular design was two-fold. I looked primarily toward Mondrian’s grid paintings, which utilized three primary colors against fields of white and black. Secondarily, the modularity of the modernist painter’s works guided me to design a modular system whose individual boxes are based on standard book publishing sizes.

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