The Binhai Library in Tianjin, China, has been a huge sensation on social media after its launch for its all white minimalism interior design, from bookshelves to ceiling to floor!
This eye-shaped library has a huge collection of books and novels placed in its huge floor-to-ceiling bookshelves in the five-storey high building. The centre of the auditorium has a huge spherical glowing auditorium that forms the pupil of the "eye".
The library contains extensive educational facilities, arrayed along the interior's edges and accessible through the main atrium.
From the ground floor, visitors can access reading areas for children and the elderly, the auditorium, the main entrance, terraced access to the floors above and connected to the cultural complex.
The first and second floor houses reading rooms and lounges while the upper floors have meeting rooms, offices, computer and audio rooms as well as two rooftop patios.