Hye Ro Hun house in Korea

Rebekah Rhoden Contributor

By Rebekah Rhoden in Architecture on Monday 7 January 2013

Somewhere between the city and mountains of Gwangju, South Korea, IROJE KHM architects designed the beautiful Hye Ro Hun house. This exquisite example of contemporary architecture contains two distinct living spaces each with their own amenities. One bedroom even includes a bamboo garden. The sculpture-like design of this house gives it its unique style and personality.

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North Korea’s bizarre buildings and structures

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in Architecture on Saturday 7 July 2012

A couple of months back, The Independent ran a feature of North Korea’s architectural structures with images from German architect-publisher Philipp Meuser’s book, Architectural and Cultural Guide: Pyongyang.

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Korean green housing

Snell Reader Find

By Snell in New Eco on Saturday 1 March 2008

Korean architects, Mass Studies, have attacked the idea of housing typology in this project for a Seoul Commune in the year 2026. The buildings are comprised of public and private cells; technology is harnessed to make the private cells more private and the public cells more public. From your private cell, you can monitor the goings on in the public cells.

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