'seoul design essence' exhibition catalogue
 
'seoul design essence' exhibition catalogue 'seoul design essence' exhibition catalogue
oct 12, 2008

'seoul design essence' exhibition catalogue

as part of the current ‘seoul design olympiad’ designboom curated the the exhibition ‘seoul design essence’. this 144 page catalogue, which accompanies the exhibition is now available from our online shop. ‘seoul design essence’ celebrates south korea’s diversity and primarily focuses on the aesthetic principles and technological achievements epitomized in contemporary korean art, architecture and design.

ross lovegrove and daniel libeskind with the ‘seoul design essence’ book image © designboom

the book is divided into the 6 chapters: historic korean folk craft contemporary korean arts and crafts contemporary korean art young contemporary korean design contemporary korean industrial production contemporary korean architecture

traditional ‘kat’ headware

flower, flower by choi jeong hwa

‘positive = negative’ by kim baek-ki world business center solomon tower, busan by asymptote

performing arts center, seoul by jean nouvel

info:

144 pages printed on white paper 150 gr. dimensions: 15 x 15 cm (5.7/8” x 5.7/8″). english and korean text printed in korea

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