From Hab to Habitat

July 2009

MINSUK CHO

Korea’s ‘schizoid’ urban reality goes much further than the North/South divide. Seoul, in particular, has many personalities, and in the work of architect Minsuk Cho and his practice Mass Studies the changing urban condition is tackled in a way that reveals the most radical latent form of public space in the contemporary Asian city: ‘the public living room’.