This exploration of the differences between cities that exist in contrast to each other, Seoul and Panmunjom, both through a written piece published in ENVirons Magazine (Issue Winter/Spring 2018) and through a handstitched photo log of the everyday moments in each city, highlights just how strongly environment influences design. 
“The exuberant city of Seoul, capital of South Korea, and a leading hub of design and art, is only a few hours ride from the border between North and South Korea.

The difference between the cities is striking. The two environments differ in the wide, flat expanse of land devoid of the usual outbursts buildings of fluctuating styles, the absence of colors other than the black of the road and green of the landscape, and the overt silence in Panmunjom, where daily bustle and music usually fills the communities of South Korea.”
-excerpt from
Panmunjom, written piece
Seoul City 2018 also expanded into an interactive website that contained photos and journal logs, along with the piece titled "Panmunjom," which featured in ENVirons Magazine (Issue Winter/Spring 2018). 
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