Dominique Perrault will participate in the 2017 Seoul Biennale of Architecture and Urbanism
On September 1st, he will launched the exhibition 'A Groundscape Story' with the SUBLAB - his laboratory of underground architecture - from the EPFL, Lausanne Switzerland. Together, they are proud to present a 30m long steel installation in the heart of Seoul during the Biennale.
In the same time, Dominique Perrault will give two lectures.
The Groundscape Experience September 02 -November 05
As part of the Seoul Biennale of Architecture and Urbanism (SBAU), the SubLab is proud to present a 30m long steel installation in the heart of Seoul.The installation, a model representing a 2.7km long Euljiro underground gallery, features a sequence of experiments brought to you by university students from EPFL (Switzerland) and EWHA (South Korea).This large scale model is offered to all visitors as an urban folly and will be freely accessibleat all time at the Dongdaemun Design Plaza.
Underground architecture, new perspectives from Switzerland and Korea
The Groundscape Talks will bring together a number of speakers to talk about Art, Design, and Architecture in relation with the Groundscape, a new vision for the underground.
Under the patronage of the Swiss Embassy in the Republic of Korea.
Open Talk & Reception followed by a cocktail.
September 05, 1:00 PM - COEX Center (159 Samseong 1-dong, Gangnam-gu, Hall D, 3F)
Keynote Speech of Dominique Perrault for the UIA 2017
The International Union of Architects (UIA), is a non-governmental organisation, a global federation of national associations of architects, that are its members. The UIA’s goal is to unite the architects of the world.