Cheongun Residence   |  청운동주택     A house for a retired professor in Seoul, featuring pale brick facades interrupted by arching windows that frame views from rooms arranged around a skylit parlour. It is located in the most historic district of the city, which involves the paradoxical coexistence of traditional, colonial, and contemporary architectural scenes.

Cheongun Residence   |  청운동주택  

A house for a retired professor in Seoul, featuring pale brick facades interrupted by arching windows that frame views from rooms arranged around a skylit parlour. It is located in the most historic district of the city, which involves the paradoxical coexistence of traditional, colonial, and contemporary architectural scenes.

  Villa S  |  평창동 빌라 리모델링   Interior design project in a residence north of Seoul City. The intervention of Tectonics Lab complements the architectural project by means of the choice of materials, colors, finishes and textures providing a unique character. A balance between the aesthetic and functional was achieved through bespoke furniture and lighting.

Villa S  |  평창동 빌라 리모델링

Interior design project in a residence north of Seoul City. The intervention of Tectonics Lab complements the architectural project by means of the choice of materials, colors, finishes and textures providing a unique character. A balance between the aesthetic and functional was achieved through bespoke furniture and lighting.

  Johan Summer House  |  조안면주택   A summer house located in the west shore of ‘two water area’ where Bukhangang River and Namhangang River meet. Early morning mist erupts as the sun’s first rays hit the surface of the water. The rivers carry the warmth of the midday sun. After sunset, the river meets the sky to be swallowed up into darkness.

Johan Summer House  |  조안면주택

A summer house located in the west shore of ‘two water area’ where Bukhangang River and Namhangang River meet. Early morning mist erupts as the sun’s first rays hit the surface of the water. The rivers carry the warmth of the midday sun. After sunset, the river meets the sky to be swallowed up into darkness.

 
  Seosomun-bakk Historic Museum  |  서소문밖  역사유적지   The site is a historic place with heartbreaking memories for Korean. This competition entry reinterprets the site as a porta of contradicting but coexisting notions of ‘life and death’, ‘mundanity and sanctity’, and 'past and present.’

Seosomun-bakk Historic Museum  |  서소문밖  역사유적지

The site is a historic place with heartbreaking memories for Korean. This competition entry reinterprets the site as a porta of contradicting but coexisting notions of ‘life and death’, ‘mundanity and sanctity’, and 'past and present.’

  Ewha Donors' Wall  |  이화여자대학교 명예의 전당    Installation project located at Ewha Campus Complex(ECC) in Seoul. The wall was constructed to pay honor and gratitude to the donors. On the wall, 221 significant donors’ names were inscribed on bronze metal blocks.

Ewha Donors' Wall  |  이화여자대학교 명예의 전당 

Installation project located at Ewha Campus Complex(ECC) in Seoul. The wall was constructed to pay honor and gratitude to the donors. On the wall, 221 significant donors’ names were inscribed on bronze metal blocks.

  Chuncheon Museum  |  국립춘천박물관 복합어린이문화관   3rd prize winner of Chuncheon National Museum Annex competition entry. Innovative landform design is proposed to be a new platform of cultural education, exchange, and leisure activities.

Chuncheon Museum  |  국립춘천박물관 복합어린이문화관

3rd prize winner of Chuncheon National Museum Annex competition entry. Innovative landform design is proposed to be a new platform of cultural education, exchange, and leisure activities.

 
  Learning From Airport   This research project starts from a simple, but fascinating, realization: airports are almost always symmetrical in configuration. The symmetry at urban scale obviously facilitates the ‘legibility’, and creates what we could call ‘horizontal monumentality.’

Learning From Airport

This research project starts from a simple, but fascinating, realization: airports are almost always symmetrical in configuration. The symmetry at urban scale obviously facilitates the ‘legibility’, and creates what we could call ‘horizontal monumentality.’