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Jam2go / Betwin Space Design

20:00 - 29 September, 2017
© Yong-joon Choi
© Yong-joon Choi

© Yong-joon Choi © Yong-joon Choi © Yong-joon Choi © Yong-joon Choi + 26

  • Interiors Designers

  • Location

    Seoul, South Korea
  • Lead Architects

    Hwan-woo Oh, Jung-gon Kim
  • Area

    1159.0 m2
  • Project Year

    2017
  • Photographs

Crevice House / ThEPlus Architects

22:00 - 26 September, 2017
Crevice House  / ThEPlus Architects, © In Keun Ryoo
© In Keun Ryoo

© In Keun Ryoo © In Keun Ryoo © In Keun Ryoo © In Keun Ryoo + 45

  • Architects

  • Location

    Seoul, South Korea
  • Lead Architects

    Hanjun Cho
  • Design Team

    Dowon Seo, Hyunwoo Lee, Namhi Kwun
  • Area

    133.92 m2
  • Project Year

    2017
  • Photographs

Brick Cubes / Design Guild

22:00 - 8 September, 2017
Brick Cubes / Design Guild, Courtesy of Design Guild
Courtesy of Design Guild

Courtesy of Design Guild Courtesy of Design Guild Courtesy of Design Guild Courtesy of Design Guild + 40

  • Architects

  • Location

    Seoul, South Korea
  • Area

    184.0 m2

Greycouch / IDEACOUCH

19:00 - 8 September, 2017
Greycouch / IDEACOUCH, © Taehyun Ryu
© Taehyun Ryu

© Taehyun Ryu © Taehyun Ryu © Taehyun Ryu © Taehyun Ryu + 34

  • Architects

  • Location

    Seoul, South Korea
  • Lead Architect

    Jaesun Kim / JOYUL ARCHITECTURE
  • Area

    125.0 m2
  • Project Year

    2017
  • Photographs

Dominique Perrault and Students Envision Underground Solutions for an Underused Gallery at the 2017 Seoul Biennale

16:55 - 5 September, 2017
Dominique Perrault and Students Envision Underground Solutions for an Underused Gallery at the 2017 Seoul Biennale, © Dominique Perrault SUBLABEPFL x EWHA
© Dominique Perrault SUBLABEPFL x EWHA

Currently on display outside the Zaha Hadid-designed Dongdaemum Design Plaza as part of the 2017 Seoul Biennale, the Groundscape eXPerience Pavilion is a 30-meter-long steel grid structure featuring a sequence of 28 experiments of underground architecture by 60 university students from Swiss Institute of Technology (EPFL) and EWHA Women's University (Seoul, South Korea).

Led by professor Dominique Perrault, the installation is a scale model of the 2.7 kilometer Seoul city central Euljiro underground gallery, an underutilized market space in the city center. The 28 “urban fossils” explore possibilities for the revitalization of the gallery, reimagining the structure as an urban link that is part of a larger “network of urban substance and material.”

© Dominique Perrault SUBLABEPFL x EWHA © Dominique Perrault SUBLABEPFL x EWHA © Namgoong Sun © Dominique Perrault SUBLABEPFL x EWHA + 23

Chosunoak The Oak / By Seog Be Seog + mmoa. Studios

19:00 - 28 August, 2017
Chosunoak The Oak / By Seog Be Seog + mmoa. Studios, © Yongjoon Choi
© Yongjoon Choi

© Yongjoon Choi © Yongjoon Choi © Yongjoon Choi © Yongjoon Choi + 33

  • Architects

  • Location

    229-1 Euljiro-dong, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
  • Architects in Charge

    Junwoong Seog (By Seog Be Seog), Jinwoong Kim (mmoa. Studios)
  • Area

    206.0 m2
  • Project Year

    2017
  • Photographs

Harim Group Headquarters Building / The Beck Group

20:00 - 11 August, 2017
Harim Group Headquarters Building / The Beck Group, © Sung Hoon Yum
© Sung Hoon Yum

© Sung Hoon Yum © Sung Hoon Yum © Sung Hoon Yum © Sung Hoon Yum + 20

  • Architects

  • Location

    Gangnam-gu, Seoul, South Korea
  • Lead Architects

    Rick del Monte, Jay Chung, Ik Joo Lee, Yoosook Lee
  • Area

    10000.0 m2
  • Project Year

    2016
  • Photographs

Courtyard House / Design Guild

17:00 - 11 August, 2017
Courtyard House / Design Guild, Courtesy of Design Guild
Courtesy of Design Guild

Courtesy of Design Guild Courtesy of Design Guild Courtesy of Design Guild Courtesy of Design Guild + 50

  • Architects

  • Location

    Seoul, South Korea
  • Area

    124.0 m2
  • Project Year

    2016

Loft House 'The black' / Design Guild

20:00 - 7 August, 2017
Loft House 'The black' / Design Guild, Courtesy of Design Guild
Courtesy of Design Guild

Courtesy of Design Guild Courtesy of Design Guild Courtesy of Design Guild Courtesy of Design Guild + 32

  • Architects

  • Location

    Seoul, South Korea
  • Area

    325.26 m2

Namdeamun Office Building / Mecanoo

00:00 - 28 July, 2017
Namdeamun Office Building / Mecanoo, © Kyungsub Shin
© Kyungsub Shin

© Kyungsub Shin © Kyungsub Shin © Kyungsub Shin © Kyungsub Shin + 11

  • Architects

  • Location

    Seoul, South Korea
  • Area

    5900.0 m2
  • Project Year

    2017
  • Photographs

Hyundai Card - Cooking Library / Blacksheep + One O One Architects

20:00 - 24 July, 2017
Hyundai Card - Cooking Library  / Blacksheep +  One O One Architects, © Kyungsub Shin
© Kyungsub Shin

XYZ Formula / WGNB

20:00 - 18 July, 2017
XYZ Formula / WGNB, © Yongjoon Choi
© Yongjoon Choi

© Yongjoon Choi © Yongjoon Choi © Yongjoon Choi © Yongjoon Choi + 15

  • Architects

  • Location

    Seoul, South Korea
  • Lead Architects

    Jonghwan Baek, Sungchil Park
  • Area

    3500.0 m2
  • Project Year

    2017
  • Photographs

Versatile Hanbok Creates Space / Farming Architecture

19:00 - 6 July, 2017
Versatile Hanbok Creates Space / Farming Architecture, © Kyungsub Shin
© Kyungsub Shin

© Kyungsub Shin © Kyungsub Shin © Kyungsub Shin © Kyungsub Shin + 17

Liberty Lounge / Simplex Architecture

22:00 - 5 July, 2017
Liberty Lounge / Simplex Architecture, © Kyungsub Shin
© Kyungsub Shin

© Kyungsub Shin © Young Kim © Young Kim © Young Kim + 38

  • Architects

  • Location

    Seoul, South Korea
  • Lead Architects

    Greg Chung Whan Park, Sanghun Song
  • Space Branding & Design

    KMGD
  • Area

    1263.0 m2
  • Project Year

    2016
  • Photographs

Eco Bridge Design Winner Creates an Undulating Mountainside Infrastructure in Seoul

06:00 - 30 June, 2017
Eco Bridge Design Winner Creates an Undulating Mountainside Infrastructure in Seoul, Courtesy of KILD
Courtesy of KILD

In response to the Yangjaegogae Eco Bridge Design Competition commissioned by the Seoul Metropolitan Government, SLOPEWALK is a mountain-inspired bridge designed by a Lithuanian team, KILD, proposing a structure evoking the “pictorial passage through the southern slopes of the two discontinued mountain peaks of Mt. Umyeon and Maljukgeori Parks.” Seeing a current infrastructural void, the project aims to unite the two neighboring mountain parks over the Gyeongbu Expressway, as a continuation of the sloped landscape.

Courtesy of KILD Courtesy of KILD Courtesy of KILD Courtesy of KILD + 12

Mirroring the Flatness of a Calm River: Cheongvogl Win Seoul Ferry Terminal Competition

16:00 - 24 June, 2017
Mirroring the Flatness of a Calm River: Cheongvogl Win Seoul Ferry Terminal Competition, Courtesy of CHEUNGVOGL
Courtesy of CHEUNGVOGL

Hong Kong based architecture firm Cheongvogl has won an international competition to build the Yeoui-Naru Ferry Terminal in Seoul, South Korea. Founded by Judy Cheung and Christoph Vogl in 2008, the international practice aspires to “touch human hearts with poetic senses” through their projects. With that in mind, their winning design impressed an illustrious jury including architects Ryue Nishizawa (SANAA, Nishizawa, and Associates) and Alejandro Zaera Polo of APML. Using an approach called “Poetic Pragmatism” – the design aims to enhance the flatness and monochrome characteristics of the Han River site through its architecture. The masterplan connects the entire design to the city’s existing infrastructure while creating a sense of place along the riverbank.

Courtesy of CHEUNGVOGL Courtesy of CHEUNGVOGL Courtesy of CHEUNGVOGL Courtesy of CHEUNGVOGL + 20

Live Urban / Urbansociety

20:00 - 19 June, 2017
Live Urban / Urbansociety, © Namsun Lee
© Namsun Lee

© Namsun Lee © Namsun Lee © Namsun Lee © Namsun Lee + 19

  • Architects

  • Location

    Mangwon-dong, Seoul, South Korea
  • Design Team

    Jaechan Yang, Kyungseok Kim, Eunjin Kim, Junyoung Heo
  • Area

    326.0 m2
  • Project Year

    2017
  • Photographs

Vincent Callebaut Imagines Hyperbolic Shaped Forest Suspended Over River in Seoul

16:00 - 17 June, 2017

Vincent Callebaut Architectures have developed a design plan reimagining the riverbank of Yeouhido Park, Seoul. The park is envisioned as an experimental urban space dedicated to sustainable development through a series of interventions - including a floating ferry terminal. Named the “Manta Ray,” the ambition of the proposal is to transform the park into an ecological forest of trees, enhancing its natural irrigation and strengthening the banks from floods. The “permeable landscaping” seeks to reduce floods and rehabilitate urban ecosystems that have become fragmented through Seoul’s rapid built expansion. The vegetation-dominated strategy also seeks to reduce the urban “heat island” effect Seoul has been experiencing due to climate change over the past decades. 

© Vincent Callebaut Architectures © Vincent Callebaut Architectures © Vincent Callebaut Architectures © Vincent Callebaut Architectures + 32