2017 F/W HERA Seoul Fashion Week showcased new collections from 65 designer brands and six fashion companies. This season, "Young Passion Week" took place throughout DDP with fashion-related events of concerts, flea market, DJ show and many other events.
Artist Kim Young-Won's 17 master-pieces were arranged in and around DDP's outdoor spaces for six month. Visitors enjoyed indulging in quiet contemplation as they viewed those sculptures, which embodied psychological metaphors.
The 2nd semester of Seoul Biennale International Studio began with the inaugural symposium on February 10 in DDP Academy Hall. The participants from foreign and domestic universities conduct collaborative researches, focusing on Changsindong.
March 2, 2017 was the first international day for Italian design. This event and a round table took place at DDP. SDF interviewed Marva Griffin Wilshire, the curator of SaloneSatellite. She served as an Italian design ambassador to talk about Italian Design.
For the first time in Korea, the 140 winners of the Smithsonian's Photo Contest were brought to the white futuristic interiors of DDP. The exhibition stirred emotions, thoughts and memories through its three sections: "Indescribable", "Close up" and "Bright as the sun".
Since Seoul Design Foundation renewed its contract with Kansong Art and Culture Foundation, the Kansong exhibition has transformed into a new style. The first exhibition of this year is about the greatest men in Korean history, King Sejong and Admiral Yi Sun-sin.
To celebrate Pixar's incredible success with such beloved films as "Toy Story," "Finding Nemo" and "Inside Out," DDP is holding the exhibition "PIXAR: 30 YEARS OF ANIMATION". This exhibition includes hands-drawn sketches and, storyboards created by the studio artists.
Seoul Fashion Week is one of the Seoul Design Foundation's biggest festivals. 2017 F/W Seoul Fashion Week featured an especially large number of fashion-related events. Check some fancy and invigorating photos from 2017 F/W Seoul Fashion Week.