Category Archives: Urbanism

Seoulutions for Dutch Cities, by Bart Reuser of NEXT Architects

Dutch architect Bart Reuser of Next Architects spent a year or so in Korea. Now back home in Holland, he is putting together ‘Seoulutions for Dutch Cities’, a book based on his urban and architectural research on Hongdae. Recently I … Continue reading

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Hyper-density – The Condition of Contemporary Korean Architecture

Extracted from KIM Sung Hong & Peter Cachola Schmal Eds., Megacity Network Contemporary Korean Architecture. Berlin: Jovis, 2007, pp.43-45. It is incontestable that a major influence on Korea‚Äôs contemporary urban architecture has been the rapid increase in population in the … Continue reading

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