Silver Shack - Housing in Sangsu-Dong by Chae-Pereira Architects.

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Chae Songhee and Laurent Pereira. Chae-Pereira Architects

Chae-Pereira Architects. In 2005 Chae Songhee and Laurent Pereira teamed up to win the Grand Prize at a competition organized by UIA and the City of Seoul for the design of the Seoul Performing Arts Center in 2005.

With their first housing project, GODZILLA, they received the Seoul Architecture Prize. In 2009 they were awarded the Eom Deok-mun Prize from the Korean Institute of Architects (KIA) and in 2013 their Chang Ucchin Museum has been selected for the KIM SWOOGEN ARCHITECTURE PRIZE. Their work has been published and exhibited both in Korea and internationally.

Chae Songhee. Born in Seoul, Chae Songhee graduated from Yonsei University’s Department of Housing and Interior Design and later from the Ecole Nationale Superieure d'Architecture de Paris La Villette. She is the recipient of France’s DPLG in architecture.

Laurent Pereira was born in Brussels, Belgium. After graduating from Institut Superieur d'Architecture Saint-Luc in Brussels, he worked at Ateliers Jean Nouvel in Paris, then taught as a visiting professor at Hanyang University’s Architecture Department, Seoul. He is currently a professor at Korea University’s Department of Architecture.



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