PUC × WDC Taipei 2016
For When You’d Prefer A Good Book Over A Stiff Drink
Where do the non-party people go if they would like to go out late at night? Eslite is a bookstore in Taipei serving to fill a void in the 24 hour economy.
Design On The Go: Taipei’s Metro Makeover
Celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Taipei MRT, in conjunction with the World Design Capital 2016, Taipei expanded design concepts into their Metro system for a complete makeover.
A Laboratory Of Primitive Senses
Sui Sui Laboratory of Primitive Senses in Taipei uses the east Asian philosophy of 'Forest Bathing', revolving around the belief in the benefits of nature on mental well-being.
Forest Bathing For Urban Tranquility
The eastern phenomenon of 'Forest Bathing' emphasises the value of nature; a concept explored by Dutch creatives of Gewildgroei as part of the World Design Capital 2016 program in Taipei.
One Man’s Trash Is Another Kid’s Playground
Spanish design collective Basurama has built two inspiring playgrounds in Taipei using urban waste material such as discarded lamp posts and water tanks.
Modern Signboards For Taipei’s Traditional Markets
The Small Shop Signboard Manufacturer, organized in collaboration with Taipei-based culture promotion brand Archicake, is working to create store front signs by connecting family run businesses with designers.