Leave it to a rather offbeat Russian industrial designer to keep probing the limits of Postermodernism as a design strategy and style, mingling literal interpretations, blunt colors and strange abstractions in this series of book storage solutions.

Tembolat Gugkeav lets you know that this earthquake-shaken piece, for instance, was indeed inspired by ground tremors by titling it the Tectonic Bookcase.

Tatik, a kind of jagged book storage system commingled with a rather odd-looking, striped-cushion seat starts to look more silly than serious, though not altogether impractical.

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Though fanciful, the Cutshelves concept is actually rather doable, too, and would definitely work well to create built-ins that create integrated interest in a boring blank white wall.