Seoul’s Symbols

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Information as of 21 Feb, 2017

Representative colors of Seoul

단청빨간색

Dancheong red(traditional Korean
decorative coloring)

  • A wishful color symbolizing good health and peace
  • A palatial color used in Joseon’s royal structures for 600 years
  • The color most favored by Seoulites

 

한강은백색

Hangang (River) silver 

  • A radiant silvery  white  color evoking the waters of the Hangang (River)
  • A color symbolizing the “white-clad” Korean people
  • A granite color typical of Seoul’s mountains


50 District Colors of Seoul

서울 지역색 50


250 Current Colors of Seoul

서울 현상색 250


600 Recommended Colors for Seoul (62 Achromatic + 538 Chromatic)

서울 권장색 600