Brooklyn’s Center for Fiction

Designed by BKSK Architects, the Center for Fiction is a celebration of writers and the fiction genre. It houses a private library, performance venue and gathering areas, plus its jewel: a sunlit retail space featuring custom shelving systems from Rakks.  The new location in Brooklyn, NY, opened in February of 2019. Founded as the Mercantile …


Rafael Moneo’s Buildings at Princeton University

In 2006, Princeton University commissioned two new buildings to house the Princeton Neuroscience Institute and the Department of Psychology. Led by world-renowned Spanish architect, Rafael Moneo, and his architectural firm, JosĂ© Rafael Moneo Arquitecto, this prestigious project included Rakks in its spec sheets. Rakks counter supports were specified for the project by the architectural firm …