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[Design Forum] ‘Seoul is city in impossible place’

As one of the greatest architectural figures in modern times, Rem Koolhaas has designed structures that can be seen in major cities across the globe. Founder of the architecture firm OMA and a Harvard...

Updated : 2014.11.27 21:31

[Design Forum] Innovators discuss bridging gap between business and design

As part of the Herald Design Forum 2014, four leading experts in the fields of marketing and design gathered at the JW Marriott Dongdaemun Seoul on Wednesday to share their insights during the Herald ...

Updated : 2014.11.27 21:30

[Design Forum] Herald forum explores expanding role of design

World-renowned thinkers and practitioners of design on Wednesday explored the growing role of design in making human life richer, healthier and more sustainable in the fourth annual Herald Design Foru...

Updated : 2014.11.26 22:08

[Design Forum] Mixing couture with ready-to-wear

In 1998, at age 21, Olivier Theyskens was already a darling of the fashion world. Ever since Madonna wore his dress to the year’s Golden Globes, his creations won many praises from fashion people aro...

Updated : 2014.11.26 21:55

[Design Forum] Injecting new life into derelict structures

An abandoned elevated railway line is reborn into a lovely public garden. A derelict factory becomes a food cosmopolis, attracting not just local grocery shoppers, but also foreign tourists.The former...

Updated : 2014.11.26 21:55

[Design Forum] The true virtue of modern art

Chris Riggs, a New York-based artist who is best known for its art toy “Dunny,” on Wednesday stressed the power of modern art that changes the way people feel, think and act. “Modern art has no bou...

Updated : 2014.11.26 21:54

Herald Design Forum stimulates discussion on design

The 2014 Herald Design Forum explored key issues of design in modern society: What makes good design? And how can design make the world a better place?Some of the world’s most highly renowned designe...

Updated : 2014.11.26 16:40

[Design Forum] Advertising guru cites open-mindedness as first condition for creativity

Alex Schill, the global chief creative officer and a partner of Serviceplan Group, loves to challenge his juniors. Whenever his younger associates succeed in a project that he did not approve of in th...

Updated : 2014.11.25 20:58

[Design Forum] How design affects us

A couple asked architect Cho Min-suk to build “the most unique house in the world” in the scenic area of Heyri in Paju, a town near the border with North Korea. The couple believed that the design of their house would affect their children’s behavior and thinking. “The couple told me t...

Updated : 2014.11.25 11:17

[Design Forum] Herald Premium Talk to bridge leading designers and audiences

Herald Premium Talk to bridge designers and audiences The 2014 Herald Design Forum will hold a premium talk, focusing on the link between design and business, that will bring some of the world’s most creative minds to share their new ideas with Korean audiences.The Herald Design Premium T...

Updated : 2014.11.25 11:16

Seoul to celebrate homegrown design

Seoul Design Week kicks off Wednesday, introducing homegrown designers and their products while facilitating discussions on design with some of the world’s most renowned creative minds. The five-day ...

Updated : 2014.11.24 21:44

[Design Forum] Creative minds flock to Herald Design Forum

The fourth edition of the Herald Design Forum is bringing together the world’s most prominent designers and industry experts in Seoul to discuss innovations driven by design thinking. Gurus in archit...

Updated : 2014.11.23 21:41

‘IT and sustainability can be reconciled’

Sustainable design isn’t just about reducing environmental impacts.“It can (also) be about design that tackles some of the world’s big sustainability challenges like climate change, resource shorta...

Updated : 2014.11.23 20:59

[Weekender] How design affects our lives

A couple asked architect Cho Min-suk to build “the most unique house in the world” in the scenic area of Heyri in Paju, a town near the border with North Korea. The couple believed that the design o...

Updated : 2014.11.21 21:48

[Weekender] Master of mini foods weaves design with fun

Sitting at a dinner table with strangers, it is often hard to avoid the awkward silence.You try to think of what to say but you are not sure what would be appropriate. This is when you turn to the one...

Updated : 2014.11.21 21:44