Robert Schneider‘s New Book Café Cool: feel-good i...

Robert Schneider‘s New Book Café Cool: feel-good inspiring designs Published

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Café Cool: feel-good inspiring designs is the much-anticipated third book in the series by Robert Schneider, and features 39 cafés and coffee shops and roasteries in 26 cities around the world, richly illustrated with full-color images. The curated selection shares a focus on modern contemporary designs, showcasing independent, local coffee hubs that sit at the heart of communities and are designed to foster a fantastic coffee experience. Insightful commentary by the owners and designers capture the feel and personality of each project. Schneider has once again served up an engaging and inspiring collection of modern cafés and coffee shops for lovers of coffee and good design. This book is a homage to his belief that, particularly given the recent global pandemic, it is vital that we continue to support and appreciate quality coffee in cafes and coffee shops that exhibit great feel-good inspiring designs.


  • Stunning group of well-crafted architecturally designed 39 projects in 26 cities around the world, all selected for their unique design, personality, and atmosphere
  • Features an expertly curated list of architectural interior spaces from around the globe, including from Australia, Britain, Canada, China, Czechia, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Japan, Lithuania, the Netherlands, South Korea, Spain, Switzerland, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, and the United States
  • Engaging and concise narrative highlights the unique designs and stories of each curated space, including insightful commentary by the designers and architects
  • Stunning full-color photography by professional architectural photographers allows the reader to virtually experience the spaces
  • This exciting collection lends itself to significant discussion and interest, given coffee is such a large part of our daily culture around the globe

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About the Author

Robert Schneider currently pursues his lifelong interest in art and design while overseeing the restoration of his contemporary house set among trees – appropriately named Tree House. He has authored three books: Café Cool: Feel-Good Inspiring Designs, Café Culture: For Lovers of Coffee and Good Design, and Coffee Culture: Hot Coffee + Cool Spaces. He lives and studies art, architecture, design, and photography in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States.