World’s Best Architecture Culture


Information as of 21 Feb, 2017

Seoul Architecture Festival

The Seoul Architecture Festival is growing into a world-class festival by developing diverse experience programs and making connections with government agencies and architecture groups and companies. (*The festival is held in the second half of each year.)

The 2013 Seoul Architecture Festival

The motto for the 2013 Seoul Architecture Festival was “good architecture makes a good city, and good architecture and a good city results in the gathering of good citizens.” The festival held exhibitions of various architectural works, including Seoul Architecture prize-winning entries, as well as various citizen-participatory programs, such as Our Town Architects and Architectural Culture Tour.



2013 Prize winner

The Seoul Architecture Award is the most prestigious award in the category of architecture in Seoul. Every year, one of the most artistic, technical, publicly contributing work is awarded.

Grand Prize : Buk Seoul Museum of Art (508 Junggye-dong, Nowon-gu)

Grand Prize

Prize: Seongsu Culture Welfare Center

2nd Prize

Prize: Seonbyeogwon at the University of Seoul


Prize: Houses in Bangbae-dong

Houses in Banbae-dong

Prize: Temple stay facility inside Jingwansa Temple

Temple stay historic