Pave Bicycle Store Blurs the Line Between Art Gallery and Retail Location

Javier Maya's Pave bicycle store in Barcelona is, at first glance, an art gallery for cycling buffs. The walls are all backlit, the lines incredibly clean. The thing is, everything's for sale.

Pave Bicycle Store Blurs the Line Between Art Gallery and Retail LocationS

Pave was designed by architect Joan Sandoval.

Pave Bicycle Store Blurs the Line Between Art Gallery and Retail Location

The store features bicycles and shoes, yes, but there's also a lounge for coffee and reading, as well as showers for post-ride clean-up.

Pave Bicycle Store Blurs the Line Between Art Gallery and Retail Location

While predominantly stocked with road bikes, there are a few foldaways tucked into the backlit shelves as well.

Pave Bicycle Store Blurs the Line Between Art Gallery and Retail Location

Even the bike shop in back is sexy. [Dezeen]