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Art feature of Gentle Monster flagship

Luxury eyewear brand Gentle Monster from South Korea has opened a flagship store, The Artisan, in Shanghai. It is on a tree-lined stretch of Huaihai Zhong Lu, an artery road in the former French Concession. Gentle Monster has opened several flagship stores in the past two years, in Seoul, Beijing, Hong Kong and New York City. Supervised by creative director Hankook Kim, the design concept for the store is loosely inspired by an artisan’s workshop, and features several rooms each with a distinc