LIXIL makes pioneering water and housing products that solve everyday, real-life challenges, making better homes a reality for everyone, everywhere.
Throughout the ages, books and publications have provided inspiration, stimulation, and education to billions of people around the world. Utilizing our expertise in housing and lifestyle as well as our extensive connections with designers, artists and other creators in the industries we operate in, we publish high-quality publications to inspire broad audiences, from those building the first home to professionals designing city icons. Through our publishing activities, we seek to facilitate learning from the past and active discussions and creative thinking for the future, to stimulate ideas that will lead to enriching people's living and lifestyles.
LIXIL Publishing publishes a wide range of books on cities, architecture, design, and lifestyle culture as a part of our mission to help enrich people's living and lifestyles. We also publish the exhibition catalogues for the LIXIL Gallery and INAX MUSEUMS exhibitions. Our Contemporary Architecture Concept Series, printed in both Japanese and English, explore the philosophies and methods of Japanese contemporary architects, providing analysis of new architectural directions. The architectural collections and other books we publish are available for purchase in LIXIL Book Gallery as well as bookstores nationwide.
In addition to publishing books, we also operate "10+1", an online site heavily visited by industry experts, which explores the cultural changes in contemporary society and how they impact cities, architecture, and design.
An enchanting specialty bookshop situated in Ginza, Tokyo, LIXIL Book Gallery offers a unique selection of books on architecture, design, culture, and lifestyle, hand-picked by our experts.
Ranging from beautiful books on great architecture to architectural history, the "Architecture" section hosts a broad collection of books on architecture from around the world, for professionals as well as for general reading.
Our "Interiors" selection is focused on books on stylistic homes, bathrooms, kitchens, and home-improvement ideas from around the world, providing visual images to help our customers build their ideal living space. The "Designs" selection covers designs and patterns in broad fields including craftwork, products, graphics, pottery, and textiles. Tips for enriching people's lives such as books on lifestyle, cities, plants, pets, ecology, etc. can be found in the "Lifestyle & Culture" section. We also have in store the entire selection of books and booklets published by LIXIL publishing.
In a corner of our store, we hold regular book fairs, displaying books from different genres focusing on a common theme. When a Touring Exhibition is on at the LIXIL Gallery, we showcase books relating to the exhibition.
Whether looking for some ideas for your home or a gift for someone special, please come and enjoy browsing through our collection.
Wednesdays (The shop is also closed during LIXIL summer and year-end holidays)
B1F, LIXIL GINZA, Tokyo Tatemono Kyobashi Bldg, 3-6-18 Kyobashi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0031
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1 minute walk from Kyobashi Station (Tokyo Metro Ginza Line)
5 minutes walk from Ginza Station (Tokyo Metro Ginza, Hibiya & Marunouchi Lines)