Pop Out! Gourmet Tea

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Now you see it, now you don’t: is pop-out the new cart? Taking its cue from outrageously popular food trucks, São Paolo’s The Gourmet Tea is ¾ fully-stocked tea shop, and ¼ overnight art show. Rather than driving away after a day of business, though, the shop’s owners flip down some colorful, movable panels—courtesy of Brazilian architect Alan Chu—and turn the storefront into eye candy that pulls its own sensory weight.

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Janet

Janet

Janet is a senior at Kenyon College studying English with a Creative Writing emphasis. She has a particular affinity for American literature, and enjoys discovering the narrative(s) behind a piece of art. GBlog is her blogging debut, and she is grateful for newfound exposure to objects such as the “Bug Light.” (She favors the stately praying mantis.)

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