By Jeong Hye Kim

PhD in Architectural and Urban History and Theory
Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL

Published November 27, 2020
by Routledge
Pub. Location: London
230 Pages 39 B/W Illustrations
ISBN 9780367356408
eBook ISBN 9780429340871
Subject Built Environment, Environment and Sustainability
[Book series] Routledge Research in Landscape and Environmental Design

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Table of Contents and Chapter Abstracts are available on Taylor & Francis eBooks.

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Architecture & Collective Life

AHRA 2019 Conference
Dundee University
21 – 23 November 2019
https://ahra2019.com/

Photo: Nanjido Landfill Collective Housing Complex (c) Joon Kim

The Collective vs the Public

Abstract

This study examines ‘the collective’ in the inhabited landfill of Nanjido (Seoul, 1978-1992), the creation of a political and economic authority derived from the community’s relational subjectification, and the meaning of ‘the public’ for a landfill-turned park (2002-present) in the new era.

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Seoul Urban Art – Conference 
16-17 October 2019 (16 Oct. 16:00)

Between Spectacle and the Urban

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Global Architectural Style and the Cityscape

The metropolis began to appear in the late 19th and early 20th centuries in the cities of Western nations followed by other cities throughout the rest of the world. Seoul was transformed into one of the modern metropolises during the colonial period of its history in the early 20th century. Scholars define “metropolis” as a site where people from diverse backgrounds gather and develop a variety of industries and trade or as a place where one can remain anonymous within a massive population. In the 21st century, the modern metropolis has expanded and new, larger forms of cities, such as the megalopolis and the metacity have emerged. Seoul is one of the cities that have demonstrated the changing features of the large-scale modern city.

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Seoul Urban Art – Conference 
16-17 October 2019 (16 Oct. 16:00)

Between Spectacle and the Urban

see English

사전신청

글로벌 건축 양식과 도시경관

메트로폴리스 즉 대도시는 19세기 말, 20세기 초 서구 사회를 중심으로 등장하기 시작했고 서울은 식민지하에서 근대 메트로폴리스로의 전향을 맞았다. 메트로폴리스는 다양한 배경의 사람들이 모여 갖가지 산업•상업 활동을 일으키는 곳, 군중 속에서 익명성을 유지할 수 있는 곳 등으로 정의된다. 그러한 근대도시 메트로폴리스는 21세기로 접어들면서 메갈로폴리스, 메타시티 등으로 변화, 확장되어왔고, 서울은 그러한 대도시의 변화상을 전형적으로 보여주고 있다.

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Jeong Hye Kim
PhD thesis (315 pages)
Architectural and Urban History and Theory
The Bartlett School of Architecture
University College London (UCL)

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