Itaewon Housing
Title Itaewon Housing Location Seoul, Korea
Facilities Residence Site Area 873913㎡
Gross Floor Area 913m² Planning Year 1997
Status Completed 1998 Awards 1998 Architectural Culture Award
It is constructed near Hyatt Hotel in Mt. Namsan where embassies and expensive houses are located.Therefore, it
should be in harmony with surrounding environment although with a small size, and a sense of space as a garden
should be created as a buffering space for comfort life of residents. It emphasizes the openness of the site by installing
screen on the entire facade and it is possible to create an image of simple apartment house among expensive houses
as well as itshows the unity in buildings by installing steel louver. Its parking area and a circulation are generated from differences among the levels.