Book Nook in a fireplace that is no longer usable. Very creative use of space. Just make sure to clean that fireplace well before putting any books in there and to seal things to prevent water damage or pests from coming down the chimney.
Make an old dresser into a book shelf? Got an old dresser with broken drawers or even worse missing drawers? Got lots of Books? I got a solution! Remove the drawers to your dresser and place books in them!
This majestic converted movie palace uses theatre boxes for reading rooms and draws thousands of tourists every year. Librería El Ateneo Grand Splendid, Buenos Aires, Argentina - from the 20 Most Beautiful Bookstores according to Flavorwire
save art for a different wall, above book/display shelves - makes it busier.keeps some wall space clear, gives eye place to rest.blue couch would actually be a great anchor for an art wall, on white wall though