seoul: joris laarman

designer joris laarman shot to global fame with his ceramic rococo-inspired radiator for design collective droog back in 2003. opening on tue - dec 13 [5pm-7pm] at seoul's kukje gallery is a solo show by laarman, his very first in korea, presenting the dutchman's most recent designs from 2006 till the present. laarman embraces both innovation and tradition, and relies heavily on experimentation with new technology while at the same time retaining a keen sense of traditional craftsmanship. location: 54 samcheong-ro [jongno-gu].

© jan lam / joris laarman - bone chair [2006] - aluminum - 45 x 77 x 76cm