Artificial land concepts and the architecture of megastructure in Seoul
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The paper is structured as follows. After giving an overview of the scope of the contemporary high-density urban factors, I review the particular evolution of the megastructure projects from the 1950s. This analysis creates the background to introduce South Korean projects that have been influenced by the international concepts of utopia. The main case study is the Sewoon Sangga building and its strictly related synergy with the highly productive surrounding area.
The results of this research have advanced the ground for further investigations on the evolution of megastructure projects and their influence on the surrounding urban environment. The clash between formal and informal architecture is particularly accentuated in Seoul as the high-density condition of this megacity generates situations that reflect both the traditional milieu and the technologically advanced environment.
|Journal||Journal of Physics: Conference Series|
|Publication status||Accepted for publication - 5 Jun 2019|
|Event||2019 2nd International Conference on Civil Engineering and Architecture - Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, Republic of|
Duration: 21 Sep 2019 → 23 Sep 2019
- ICCEA 2019 Artificial land concepts
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