designed by frits van dongen, the gangnam A5 housing block in seoul has won the prestigious korean architecture award (KAA) in the category of collective housing. the building complex — located in seoul’s infamously affluent gangnam district — offers affordable public housing for low income families. the neighborhood represents a combination of dutch housing traditions presented in a korean context, and is therefore unique for korean standards in residential architecture.
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Completed in 2017 in Smilovci, Serbia. Images by Stefan Ivković. . "There is a crack in everything. That's how the light gets in..." -Leonard Cohen The main challenge when reconstructing and extending the old...
Frits van Dongen exports the European model of social housing to Korea