Guest House Rivendell | IDMM Architects

Guest House Rivendell Among its many types, residential architecture is extremely limited when it comes to experimentation. Who would want to live like a guinea pig in highly private space in which his or her ...

Busan Cinema Center | Coop Himmelb(l)au

Busan Cinema Center Coop Himmelb(l)au’s design for the Busan Cinema Center, which serves, among other things, as the site of the Busan International Film Festival (BIFF), represents a new combination of cultur...

HWA HUN | IROJE KHM Architects

HWA HUN Blooming House “Hwa Hun” in Korean, the name of this house means “Blooming House” This site is located in the heart of Seoul, near urban mountain “Bukhansan” mountain. The shape of the site which is...

Moneual Headquarters | H Architecture

Moneual Headquarters The Moneual Headquarters Building in Jeju, South Korea required a futuristic yet practical design that incorporated several programs and different phases of construction. Courtesy of...

Diagonal Tower | SOM

Diagonal Tower A case study in efficiency, SOM’s Diagonal Tower successfully combines massing, structure, and performance. Located on a prominent corner in central Seoul’s Yongsan International Business Distri...

Buk Seoul Museum of Art | SAMOO

Buk Seoul Museum of Art Relatively lacking cultural facilities, the North-eastern part of Seoul required a new cultural space that would provide citizens with equal opportunities to enjoy cultural lives. Reviv...

U RETREAT | Heesoo Kwak and IDMM Architects

U RETREAT Bordered by the Sori-san mountain range in South Korea, the U RETREAT sits at the core of the Sari-gol valley in Hongcheon-gun Daegok-ri. Looking down on the site from as little a distance of 40 mete...

5 Well Planned Cities from the 20th Century

“A city is not an accident but the result of coherent visions and aims.” ― Leon Krier, The Architecture of Community Planning the spread of a city and the way it would respond to its inhabitants’ needs and ea...

Xi Gallery | SKM Architects

Xi Gallery The "Xi Gallery Project" is a temporary facility for developers to sell apartments that they have developed. These facilities are commonly called 'Model Houses' or 'Sample Houses' and are made out o...

The Closest Church | Heesoo Kwak and IDMM Architects

The Closest Church Buildings of the Gimpo new town, where everything looks as new, clean and as fresh as fishes caught in a milk bottle. Well-structured roads and districts look like a checkerboard that has ne...