Sinjinmal Building / studio GAON

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Architects: studio GAON
Location: Gajwa-dong, Seo-gu, , South
Architect In Charge: Hyoungnam Lim, Eunjoo Roh
Design Team: Minjung Choi, Sangwoo Yi, Seongwon Son, Sungpil Lee, Hanmoe Lee, Haelee Jung, Joowon Moon
Area: 217 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Youngchae Park

The Forest House / JYA-RCHITECTS

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Architects: JYA-RCHITECTS
Location: Bupyeong-gu, , South Korea
Area: 299 sqm
Year: 2014
Photographs: Hwang hyo Chel

Incheon International Airport – Terminal 2 / Gensler

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A few days ago, Korea‘s Incheon International Airport broke ground on its latest addition, Terminal 2. Gensler, in collaboration with the HGMY Consortium, designed the $2.5 billion project that will double the size of the country’s busiest airport with its 72 gates and 7.4 million square feet of space. The project includes a second airport control tower, train station, parking facilities and an airside Intra Airport Transit (IAT).

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Jack Nicklaus Golf Club / Yazdani Studio of Cannon Design

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Architects: Yazdani Studio of Cannon Design
Location: Songdo-dong, Yeonsu-gu, ,
Executive Architect: Heerim Architects and Planners
Executive Engineer: ARUP
Engineering: EDSA
Client: The Gale Company
Photographs: Wan Soon Park

Incheon Tri-bowl / iArc Architects

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Architects: iArc Architects
Location: , South Korea
Year: Completed March 2010
Area: 2,869 sqm (Building), 12,300 sqm (Site)
Photo Credits: Youngchae Park

Gyesan Church / iArc Architects

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Architects: iArc Architects
Location: Incheon,
Year: Completed 2005
Area: 16,042 (Total Floor), 10,360 (Site)
Photographs: Youngchae Park

Jugong Pavilion / poly.m.ur

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Architect: poly.m.ur
Project Team: Homin Kim, Chris Yoo
Project Year: 2009
Project Area: 6,300SqFt.
Contractor: Able P&D
Location: ,
Photography: poly.m.ur

   

Songdo International Business District / KPF

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Songdo International Business District (IBD) occupies over 1,500 acres of reclaimed land on the West Coast of Incheon, . This waterfront master plan includes a diverse array of programmatic elements and is designed to be a pedestrian friendly city with walkable streets and an urban density that allows for an active street life. Signature features include, the New Songdo City First World Towers, Northeast Asia Trade Tower, the 100-arce Songdo Central Park, and the Songdo City International School.

Architect: Kohn Pedersen Fox
Location: Incheon, Korea
Photographs: H.G. Esch, KPF, Jaesung

Songdo Landmark City Block A4 / REX


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Architect: REX
Location: ,
Client: Songdo Landmark City (SLC)
Program: Residential towers with a total of approximately 2,000 units, community facilities, retail, and underground parking
Area: 342,900 sqm
Project Status: Completed Concept Design
Landscape Architect: Bureau Bas Smets
Executive: HYUNDAI Architects & Engineers; SAMOO Architects & Engineers
Key Personel: Adolfo Albaisa, Haviland Argo, E. Sean Bailey, Keith Burns, Nicolas de Courten, Rob Daurio, Jeremiah Joseph, Hui Lee, Katharine Meagher, Clinton Miller, Roberto Otero, Michelle Petersen, Joshua Prince-Ramus, Jacob Reidel, Nikolas Rychen, Tal Schori, Hala Sheikh, Nuo Xu
Consultant: Magnusson Klemencic Associates

Sheraton Incheon Hotel in Korea / HOK

The new 300-room, five-star-rated Incheon Hotel recently opened in New Songdo City, , offering a new state-of-the-art facility in the heart of a new urban center.

HOK provided architectural design, landscape design and sustainable design services for the new 500,000-square-foot, LEED® certified hotel.

More images and architect’s description after the break.