[Design Forum] Seoul is city in an '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 Harvar...

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] Artist adorns cityscape with ‘love and peace’ messages

Chris Riggs, an American artist who is carving out a presence around the world with his works full of peace messages, came to Korea this week to speak at the Herald Design Forum 2014 at Dongdaemun De...

Updated : 2014.11.27 21:28

[Design Forum] Chris Riggs paints mural in Herald Square

Chris Riggs works in Herald Square on Thursday. (The Korea Herald) Chris Riggs, a New York-based artist famous for creating the art toy “Dunny,” paints a mural on the wall of Herald Design Forum h...

Updated : 2014.11.27 13:50

[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 For...

Updated : 2014.11.26 22:08

[Design Forum] A valuable platform for design vision, knowledge, philosophy: Park

The following is an unofficial translation of President Park Geun-hye’s congratulatory remarks for the Herald Design Forum 2014 ― Ed. I extend my sincerest congratulations on the opening of the He...

Updated : 2014.11.26 22:05

[Design Forum] Koolhaas, Paik expound on evolving profession of architecture

Architect Rem Koolhaas expressed his concerns about contemporary design turning into a surveillance system during a special lecture held as part of the Herald Design Forum 2014 in Seoul. In today’s...

Updated : 2014.11.26 22:05

[Design Forum] ‘Sustainable design for the next generation’

How can designers design products or services that not only look beautiful, but deliver added value that can change the world? British product designer Matthew Cockerill finds the answer in designin...

Updated : 2014.11.26 22:02

[Design Forum] An inspiration for aspirants

Inspiration-seeking designers attended a design forum in Seoul on Wednesday to listen to dignitaries from around the world explain how they drew up original ideas during their youth. Speakers includ...

Updated : 2014.11.26 21:59

[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 ar...

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 for...

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 b...

Updated : 2014.11.26 21:54

[Design Forum] Adding familiar vibe to most special occasions

How to throw a party that is unforgettable, fun and classy? Celebrated caterer Peter Callahan, who has catered some of the finest events for Martha Stewart, Barack Obama, Vera Wang and many more A-l...

Updated : 2014.11.26 21:53

[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 t...

Updated : 2014.11.25 20:58

[Design Forum] Herald Design Market embraces healthy lifestyles

The Herald Design Market will kick off its five-day run at Seoul’s Dongdaemun Design Plaza on Wednesday to promote healthier lifestyles by connecting the fields of architecture, fashion and food. U...

Updated : 2014.11.25 20:57