Twin Tree Towers, Seoul Skyscrapers

Twin Tree Towers Seoul, New Korean Skyscraper Building, High Rise

Twin Tree Towers Seoul

Insadong Skyscraper Building, South Korea – design by BCHO Architects

21 Jun 2011

Twin Tree Towers

Location: Seoul, South Korea

Design: BCHO Architects

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images : BCHO architects

Twin Tree Towers in Seoul

Twin Tree Towers are two 17-storey office buildings located in the southeast sector of the 600 years old capital of Korea, Gyeongbuk Palace, Insadong, and Samchungdong.

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photographs : Kyungsub Shin

These are all densely populated and active historical districts in Seoul. With heavy pedestrian traffic, the Twin Trees site is in the axis of all three areas with good views of the Gyeongbuk Palace, Inwang mountain, and Bugak mountain.

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photographs : Kyungsub Shin

The space between the two towers provides public access between these three areas with places to rest, drink eat and converse.

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photos : Wooseop Hwang

The building facades are formed to mimic the shape of an old tree trunk.

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photos : Wooseop Hwang

Twin Tree Towers Seoul images / information from BCHO architects


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BCHO Architects

Office Location: Seoul, South Korea

Byoung Soo Cho Architects is about twenty to thirty people firm. Founded in Seoul, Korea in 1994, the firm started as a design-build office with a focus on simple structures and strong regard for nature. The design team has been working very closely with contractors and multiple fabrication specialists in various disciplines; including stone masons, product designers, wood workers, potters, and engineers.

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Twin Tree Towers Insadong

Website: Twin Tree Towers Seoul designer : BCHO Architects

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