08/02/2010 10:03 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Taschen, High-End Art Book Publisher, Opens Its Own Dedicated Bookstores All Over The World

When you walk into the Taschen bookstore in Beverly Hills, it feels as if you are entering the lavish private library of an art scholar. Illuminated shelves are lined with stunning and elaborate volumes on artists, architects, photographers and designers. The Philippe Starck-designed interior and ceilings adorned with commissioned murals create a contemporary yet elegant ambience.

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